B1381 - Oil Change Reset Button Circuit Open

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

B1381 Possible Causes

  • Faulty Oil Change Reset Button
  • Oil Change Reset Button harness is open or shorted
  • Oil Change Reset Button circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Powertrain Control Module (PCM)

How do I fix code B1381

    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.

Cost of diagnosing the B1381 code

    Labor: 1.0

    The cost of diagnosing the B1381 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.

B1381 Possible Symptoms

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

B1381 Meaning

The Powertrain Control Module (PCM) monitors the Oil Change Reset Button. The PCM sets the OBDII code when the Oil Change Reset Button is not to factory specifications.
OBDII Code B1381 - Oil Change Reset Button Circuit Open - Engine-Codes.com

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B1381 Information for specific makes

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