B1406 Possible Causes
- Driver Power Window Regulator Electric Motor
- Faulty Master Window Regulator Control Switch
- Faulty Front Electronics Module (FEM)
- Master Window Regulator Control Switch harness is open or shorted
- Master Window Regulator Control Switch circuit poor electrical connection
How do I fix code B1406
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 B1406 code
Labor: 1.0The cost of diagnosing the B1406 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.
B1406 Possible Symptoms
- Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)
B1406 MeaningThe driver power window is controlled by the Front Electronics Module (FEM). The driver power window regulator control switch and motor are hardwired directly to the FEM. The FEM will read the window regulator control switch actuation and provide the corresponding output to the window motor. If one-touch operation is selected, the FEM powers the driver window motor for seven seconds or until the FEM senses the motor is stalled. If the window track, regulator or glass weatherstrips cause the glass to bind, the FEM may interpret this as a motor stalled condition and halt motor operation.
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