Engine-Codes - Generic - B14D8

B14D8 Code - Bed Lamp Output Circuit Short

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3  What is this?
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|B14D8 code possible causes

  • Faulty Bed Lamp
  • Bed Lamp harness is open or shorted
  • Bed Lamp circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Body Control Module (BCM)

|How is the B14D8 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.

|B14D8 code tech notes

B14D8:11 Bed Lamp Output Circuit Short To Ground
B14D8:15 Bed Lamp Output Circuit Short To Battery or Open

|What is the cost to diagnose the B14D8 code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the B14D8 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 B14D8 code possible symptoms?

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

|What is B14D8 code meaning?

The Body Control Module (BCM) monitors the Bed Lamp. The BCM sets the OBDII code when it detects a short to ground, short to battery or open from the bed lamps output circuit.

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