Engine-Codes - Generic - B1989

B1989 Code - Pedal Position Rearward Switch Circuit Short to Battery

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|What are the Possible Causes of the Code B1989?

  • Faulty Pedal Position Rearward Switch
  • Pedal Position Rearward Switch harness is open or shorted
  • Pedal Position Rearward Switch circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Body Control Module (BCM)

|How to Fix the B1989 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.

|What is the Cost to Diagnose the Code B1989?

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the B1989 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 B1989 Possible Symptoms?

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

|What Does the B1989 Code Mean?

The Body Control Module (BCM) monitors the Pedal Position Rearward Switch. The BCM sets the OBDII code when the Pedal Position Rearward Switch is not to factory specifications.

B1989 Code - Pedal Position Rearward Switch Circuit Short to Battery

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