B1308 - Oil Level Switch Circuit Short To Ground

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

B1308 Possible Causes

  • Faulty Oil Level Switch
  • Oil Level Switch harness is open or shorted
  • Oil Level Switch circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Powertrain Control Module (PCM)

First diagnose B1308 code

    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 terminals.

Cost of diagnosing the B1308 code

    Labor: 1.0

    The cost of diagnosing the B1308 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.

B1308 Possible Symptoms

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

B1308 Meaning

The Powertrain Control Module (PCM) monitors the Oil Level Switch. The PCM sets the OBDII code when the Oil Level Switch is not to factory specifications.
OBDII Code B1308 - Oil Level Switch Circuit Short To Ground - Engine-Codes.com

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