B1260 - Solar Radiation Sensor Circuit Short To Battery

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

B1260 Possible Causes

  • Faulty Solar Radiation Sensor
  • Solar Radiation Sensor harness is open or shorted
  • Solar Radiation Sensor circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Electronic Automatic Temperature Control (EATC) Module

How do I fix code B1260

    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 B1260 code

    Labor: 1.0

    The cost of diagnosing the B1260 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.

B1260 Possible Symptoms

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

B1260 Meaning

Under normal operation, the solar radiation sensor receives a ground through the circuit. A 5-volt reference voltage is supplied to the solar radiation sensor from the Electronic Automatic Temperature Control (EATC) Module through. The EATC Module monitors the Solar Radiation Sensor. The EATC Module sets the OBDII code when the Solar Radiation Sensor is not to factory specifications.
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B1260 Information for specific makes

  • B1260 BUICK Solar Radiation Sensor Circuit Short To Battery
  • B1260 CADILLAC Solar Radiation Sensor Circuit Short To Battery
  • B1260 CHEVROLET Solar Radiation Sensor Circuit Short To Battery
  • B1260 FORD Solar Radiation Sensor Circuit Short To Battery
  • B1260 GMC Solar Radiation Sensor Circuit Short To Battery
  • B1260 LINCOLN Solar Radiation Sensor Circuit Short To Battery
  • B1260 MAZDA Solar Radiation Sensor Circuit Short To Battery
  • B1260 MERCURY Solar Radiation Sensor Circuit Short To Battery

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