B1553 Code: Meaning, Causes, and Symptoms | OBD2 Codes

B1553 – Decklid Release Circuit Short To Battery

 

B1553 Possible Symptoms

 

Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)

 

B1553 Possible Causes

 

Faulty Decklid Release Switch,Decklid Release Switch harness is open or shorted,Decklid Release Switch circuit poor electrical connection,Faulty Body Control Module (BCM)

 

B1553 Description

 

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