Engine-Codes - Generic - B1497

B1497 Code - Decklid Punch-Out Sensor Battery Short

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|What are the Possible Causes of the Code B1497?

  • 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 to Fix the B1497 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 B1497?

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.

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|What are Code B1497 Possible Symptoms?

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

|What Does the B1497 Code Mean?

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.

B1497 Code - Decklid Punch-Out Sensor Battery Short

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