Engine-Codes - Generic - B13DC

B13DC Code - Compact Disc Slot Illumination Circuit

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3  What is this?
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|B13DC code possible causes

  • Faulty Compact Disc Slot Illumination
  • Compact Disc Slot Illumination harness is open or shorted
  • Compact Disc Slot Illumination circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Instrument Panel Cluster (IPC)

|How is the B13DC 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.

|B13DC code tech notes

B13DC-11 Compact Disc Slot Illumination Circuit Short To Ground
B13DC-12 Compact Disc Slot Illumination Circuit Short To Battery
B13DC-13 Compact Disc Slot Illumination Circuit Open

|What is the cost to diagnose the B13DC code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the B13DC 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 B13DC code possible symptoms?

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

|What is B13DC code meaning?

The Instrument Panel Cluster (IPC) monitors the Compact Disc Slot Illumination. The IPC sets the OBDII code when the Compact Disc Slot Illumination is not to factory specifications.

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