B14D8 - Bed Lamp Output Circuit Short

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3  What does this mean?

B14D8 Possible Causes

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

How do I fix code B14D8

    Check 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 Tech Notes

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

Cost of diagnosing the B14D8 code

    Labor: 1.0

    The cost of diagnosing the B14D8 code is 1.0 hour of labor. The auto repair labor rates vary widely across the country, and even within the same city. Most auto repairs shops charge between $75 and $150 per hour.

B14D8 Possible Symptoms

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

B14D8 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.
OBDII Code B14D8 - Bed Lamp Output Circuit Short - Engine-Codes.com

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