Engine-Codes - Generic - B1228

B1228 Code - Short In The Outside Air Temperature Sensor Circuit

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3  What is this?
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|B1228 code possible causes

  • Faulty Outside Air Temperature Sensor
  • Outside Air Temperature Sensor harness is open or shorted
  • Outside Air Temperature Sensor circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Climate Control Unit

|How is the B1228 code repair?

Start by checking the "Possible Causes" listed above. Visually inspect the related wiring harness and connectors. Check for damaged components and look for broken, bent, pushed out, or corroded connector's pins.

|What is the cost to diagnose the B1228 code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the B1228 code is 1.0 hour of labor. The auto repair's diagnosis time and labor rates vary by location, vehicle's make and model, and even your engine type. Most auto repair shops charge between $75 and $150 per hour.

|What are B1228 code possible symptoms?

  • Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)

|What is B1228 code meaning?

The Climate Control Unit monitors the Outside Air Temperature Sensor. The Climate Control Unit sets the OBDII code when the Outside Air Temperature Sensor is not to factory specifications.

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|B1228 code information for specific makes

  • B1228 ACURA Short In The Outside Air Temperature Sensor Circuit
  • B1228 HONDA Short In The Outside Air Temperature Sensor Circuit

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