Engine-Codes - Generic - B1426

B1426 Code - Lamp Seat Belt Circuit Short To Battery

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What are the Possible Causes of the Code B1426?

  • Faulty Lamp Seat Belt
  • Lamp Seat Belt harness is open or shorted
  • Lamp Seat Belt circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Body Control Module (BCM)

How to Fix the B1426 Code?

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.

What is the Cost to Diagnose the Code B1426?

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the B1426 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.

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What are Code B1426 Possible Symptoms?

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

What Does the B1426 Code Mean?

The Body Control Module (BCM) monitors the Lamp Seat Belt. The BCM sets the OBDII code when the Lamp Seat Belt is not to factory specifications.

B1426 Code - Lamp Seat Belt Circuit Short To Battery

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