Engine-Codes - Generic - B1498

B1498 Code - Decklid Punch-Out Sensor Ground Short

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|What are the Possible Causes of the B1498 Code?

  • 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 B1498 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 B1498 code?

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the B1498 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 B1498 code possible symptoms?

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

|What Does the B1498 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.

Decklid Punch-Out Sensor Ground Short

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|B1498 code information for specific makes

  • B1498 LEXUS Communication Malfunction A/C Inverter Local
  • B1498 SCION Communication Malfunction A/C Inverter Local
  • B1498 TOYOTA Communication Malfunction A/C Inverter Local

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