Engine-Codes - Generic - B1283

B1283 Code - Front Wiper Switch LOW Position Circuit Malfunction

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3  What is this?
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|B1283 code possible causes

  • Faulty Front Wiper Switch
  • Front Wiper Switch harness is open or shorted
  • Front Wiper Switch circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Multiplex Integrated Control Unit (MICU)

|How is the B1283 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 B1283 code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the B1283 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 B1283 code possible symptoms?

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

|What is B1283 code meaning?

The Multiplex Integrated Control Unit (MICU) monitors the Front Wiper Switch Position. The MICU sets the OBDII code when the Front Wiper Switch Position is not to factory specifications.

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|B1283 code information for specific makes

  • B1283 ACURA Front Wiper Switch LOW Position Circuit Malfunction
  • B1283 HONDA Front Wiper Switch LOW Position Circuit Malfunction

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