Engine-Codes - Ford - B1287 FORD

B1287 FORD Code - Central Lock Switch Illumination Circuit

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3  What is this?
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|B1287 FORD code 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 is the B1287 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.

|B1287 FORD code tech notes

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

|What is the cost to diagnose the B1287 FORD code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the B1287 FORD 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 B1287 FORD code possible symptoms?

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

|What is B1287 FORD code 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.

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