B1228 - Short In The Outside Air Temperature Sensor Circuit

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3  What does this mean?

B1228 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 do I fix code B1228

    Check 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.

Cost of diagnosing the B1228 code

    Labor: 1.0

    The cost of diagnosing the B1228 code is 1.0 hour of labor. The auto repair labor rates vary widely across the country, and even within the same city. Most auto repairs shops charge between $75 and $150 per hour.

B1228 Possible Symptoms

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

B1228 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.
OBDII Code B1228 - Short In The Outside Air Temperature Sensor Circuit - Engine-Codes.com

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B1228 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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