B1453 FORD - Tailgate/Liftgate/Boot/Trunk Latch Position Switch Circuit Short To Battery or Open

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

B1453 FORD Possible Causes

  • Faulty Tailgate/Liftgate/Boot/Trunk Latch Position Switch
  • Tailgate/Liftgate/Boot/Trunk Latch Position Switch harness is open or shorted
  • Tailgate/Liftgate/Boot/Trunk Latch Position Switch circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Liftgate/Trunk Module (LTM)

How do I fix code B1453 FORD

    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 B1453 FORD code

    Labor: 1.0

    The cost of diagnosing the B1453 FORD 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.

B1453 FORD Possible Symptoms

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

B1453 FORD Meaning

The Liftgate/Trunk Module (LTM) monitors the Tailgate/Liftgate/Boot/Trunk Latch Position Switch. The LTM sets the OBDII code when the LTM detects a concern with the liftgate latch input.
OBDII Code B1453 FORD - Tailgate/Liftgate/Boot/Trunk Latch Position Switch Circuit Short To Battery or Open - Engine-Codes.com

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