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B14D8 Mercury Code - Bed Lamp Output Circuit Short

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|What are the Possible Causes of the Code B14D8 Mercury?

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

|How to Fix the B14D8 Mercury 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.

|Code B14D8 Mercury 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 Code B14D8 Mercury?

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the B14D8 Mercury 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 B14D8 Mercury Possible Symptoms?

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

|What Does the B14D8 Mercury Code Mean?

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.

Bed Lamp Output Circuit Short

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