C1228 Code: Meaning, Causes, and Symptoms | OBD2 Codes

C1228 – Right Rear Excessive Wheel Speed Variation


C1228 Possible Symptoms


Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS) Warning Light ON,Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)


C1228 Possible Causes


Faulty Hub Assembly (Right Rear Wheel Speed Sensor is part of hub assembly),Faulty Right Rear Wheel Speed Sensor,Right Rear Wheel Speed Sensor harness is open or shorted,Right Rear Wheel Speed Sensor circuit poor electrical connection


C1228 Description


As the wheel spins, the wheel speed sensor produces an AC signal. The Electronic Brake Control Module (EBCM) uses the frequency of the AC signal to calculate the wheel speed. The EBCM will set the OBDII code when the sensor is not to factory specifications.