Engine-Codes - Generic - U053B

U053B - Invalid Data Received From Image Processing Module 'A'

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3  What is this?
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U053B Possible Causes

  • Faulty Image Processing Module 'A'
  • Image Processing Module 'A' harness is open or shorted
  • Image Processing Module 'A' circuit poor electrical connection

How is the U053B 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 U053B code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the U053B 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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Possible Symptoms

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

U053B Meaning

A Controller Area Network (CAN) is a vehicle bus standard designed to interconnect automotive devices without a host computer. Operating information and commands are exchanged among the devices. The devices have programmed information about what messages are needed to be exchanged on the serial data circuits. Some devices are constantly receiving information from other devices through serial data communication network. The invalid data Diagnostic Trouble Code (DTC) will be set when a receiving device detects a discrepancy in the information it receives from the Image Processing Module 'A' causing its integrity to be questioned.

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Information for specific makes

  • U053B BUICK Invalid Data Received From Active Safety Control Module 1
  • U053B CADILLAC Invalid Data Received From Active Safety Control Module 1
  • U053B CHEVROLET Invalid Data Received From Active Safety Control Module 1
  • U053B FORD Invalid Data Received From Image Processing Module 'A'
  • U053B GMC Invalid Data Received From Active Safety Control Module 1
  • U053B LINCOLN Invalid Data Received From Image Processing Module 'A'
  • U053B MERCURY Invalid Data Received From Image Processing Module 'A'

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