Engine-Codes - Ford - B1251 FORD

B1251 FORD - Tire Pressure Sensor Low Battery No Sub Type Information

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3  What is this?
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B1251 FORD Possible Causes

  • Faulty Tire Pressure Sensor
  • Faulty Body Control Module (BCM)
  • Body Control Module (BCM) harness is open or shorted
  • Body Control Module (BCM) circuit poor electrical connection

How is the B1251 FORD 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 B1251 FORD code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the B1251 FORD 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.

Possible Symptoms

    Tire Pressure Monitor System (TPMS) Warning Light ON

B1251 FORD Meaning

The Body Control Module (BCM) monitors the Tire Pressure Sensor. The OBDII code is set by the BCM in continuous memory when attempting to train a Tire Pressure Monitor System (TPMS) Warning Light ON sensor(s) with a low battery. The TPMS warning indicator flashes for 70 seconds and then remains on continuously when the ignition is turned to the ON position, and the message center displays TIRE PRESSURE SENSOR FAULT.

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