Engine-Codes - Generic - B2118

B2118 Code - Steering Column Tilt Sensor

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|What are the Possible Causes of the Code B2118?

  • Faulty Steering Column Tilt Sensor
  • Steering Column Tilt Sensor harness is open or shorted
  • Steering Column Tilt Sensor circuit poor electrical connection

|How to Fix the B2118 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 B2118?

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the B2118 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 B2118 Possible Symptoms?

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

|What Does the B2118 Code Mean?

The tilt sensor is installed to the steering column assembly. The resistance of the tilt sensor is changed according to the up/down position of the steering column. The terminal voltage of the automatic drive positioner control unit will be changed according to a change of tilt sensor resistance. Automatic drive positioner control unit calculates the tilt position from the voltage.

B2118 Code - Steering Column Tilt Sensor

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