Engine-Codes - Generic - B1497

B1497 Code - Decklid Punch-Out Sensor Battery Short

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3  What is this?
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|B1497 code possible causes

  • Faulty Decklid Punch-Out Sensor
  • Decklid Punch-Out Sensor harness is open or shorted
  • Decklid Punch-Out Sensor circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Body Control Module (BCM)

|How is the B1497 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.

|What is the cost to diagnose the B1497 code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the B1497 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 B1497 code possible symptoms?

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

|What is B1497 code meaning?

The Body Control Module (BCM) monitors the Decklid Punch-Out Sensor. The BCM sets the OBDII code when the Decklid Punch-Out Sensor is not to factory specifications.

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