Engine-Codes - Generic - B1588

B1588 Code - Autolamp Delay Increase Circuit Open

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3  What is this?
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|B1588 code possible causes

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

|How is the B1588 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.

|What is the cost to diagnose the B1588 code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the B1588 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 B1588 code possible symptoms?

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

|What is B1588 code meaning?

The Body Control Module (BCM) monitors the Autolamp Delay. The BCM sets the OBDII code when the Autolamp Delay is not to factory specifications.

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