C1260 Code: Meaning, Causes, and Symptoms | OBD2 Codes
C1260 – Steering Angle Sensor Circuit-Signal
C1260 Possible Symptoms
Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS) Warning Light ON,Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)
C1260 Possible Causes
Faulty Steering Angle Sensor,Steering Angle Sensor harness is open or shorted,Steering Angle Sensor circuit poor electrical connection
The Steering Angle Sensor(SAS) is installed in MDPS (Motor Driven Power Steering) and it sends messages to HECU through CAN communication line. The SAS is used to determine turning direction and speed of the steering wheel. The HECU uses the signals from the SAS when performing ESP-related calculations.