Engine-Codes - Generic - B1613

B1613 - Wiper Rear Mode Select Switch Circuit Short To Battery

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3  What is this?
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B1613 Possible Causes

  • Faulty Wiper Rear Mode Select Switch
  • Wiper Rear Mode Select Switch harness is open or shorted
  • Wiper Rear Mode Select Switch circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Body Control Module (BCM)

How is the B1613 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 B1613 code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the B1613 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.

Possible Symptoms

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

B1613 Meaning

The Body Control Module (BCM) monitors the Wiper Rear Mode Select Switch. The BCM sets the OBDII code when the Wiper Rear Mode Select Switch is not to factory specifications.

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