B1287 FORD - Central Lock Switch Illumination Circuit

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

B1287 FORD Possible Causes

  • Faulty Central Lock Switch
  • Central Lock Switch harness is open or shorted
  • Central Lock Switch circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Body Control Module (BCM)

How do I fix code B1287 FORD

    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.

B1287 FORD Tech Notes

B1287:11 Central Lock Switch Illumination Circuit Short to Ground
B1287:15 Central Lock Switch Illumination Circuit Short to Battery or Open

Cost of diagnosing the B1287 FORD code

    Labor: 1.0

    The cost of diagnosing the B1287 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.

B1287 FORD Possible Symptoms

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

B1287 FORD Meaning

The Body Control Module (BCM) monitors the Central Lock Switch Illumination Circuit. The BCM sets the OBDII code when the Central Lock Switch Illumination Circuit is not to factory specifications.
OBDII Code B1287 FORD - Central Lock Switch Illumination Circuit - Engine-Codes.com

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