Engine-Codes - Generic - B1282

B1282 - Ambient Lighting Zone 2 Output Blue LED Circuit

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3  What is this?
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B1282 Possible Causes

  • Faulty Ambient Lighting Zone 2
  • Ambient Lighting Zone 2 harness is open or shorted
  • Ambient Lighting Zone 2 circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Heating, Ventilation, and Air-Conditioning (HVAC)

How is the B1282 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.

Tech Notes

B1282:11 Ambient Lighting Zone 2 Output Blue LED Circuit Short To Ground
B1282:12 Ambient Lighting Zone 2 Output Blue LED Circuit Short To Battery
B1282:13 Ambient Lighting Zone 2 Output Blue LED Circuit Open

What is the cost to diagnose the B1282 code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the B1282 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

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

B1282 Meaning

The Heating, Ventilation, and Air-Conditioning (HVAC) monitors the Ambient Lighting Zone 2 Output. The HVAC sets the OBDII code when the Ambient Lighting Zone 2 Output is not to factory specifications.

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Information for specific makes

  • B1282 ACURA Front Wiper Switch INT Position Circuit Malfunction
  • B1282 FORD Ambient Lighting Zone 2 Output Blue LED Circuit
  • B1282 HONDA Front Wiper Switch INT Position Circuit Malfunction
  • B1282 LINCOLN Ambient Lighting Zone 2 Output Blue LED Circuit
  • B1282 MERCURY Ambient Lighting Zone 2 Output Blue LED Circuit

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