Engine-Codes - Ford - B1486 Ford

B1486 Ford Code - Brake Pedal Input Circuit Ground Short

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|What are the Possible Causes of the Code B1486 Ford?

  • Faulty Brake Pedal Position Switch
  • Brake Pedal Position Switch harness is open or shorted
  • Brake Pedal Position Switch circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Smart Junction Box (SJB)

|How to Fix the B1486 Ford 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 B1486 Ford?

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the B1486 Ford 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 B1486 Ford Possible Symptoms?

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

|What Does the B1486 Ford Code Mean?

Fused battery voltage is supplied to the Brake Pedal Position (BPP) Switch from Smart Junction Box (SJB) fuse along the circuit. When the brake pedal is pressed, the BPP switch supplies fused battery voltage to the Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS) module, the Powertrain Control Module (PCM) and the SJB along the circuit.

Brake Pedal Input Circuit Ground Short

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