C1306 Code: Meaning, Causes, and Symptoms | OBD2 Codes

C1306 – Steering Wheel Angle Sensor Zero Position Not Found


C1306 Possible Symptoms


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


C1306 Possible Causes


Improper installation or positioning of the steering angle sensor,Faulty Steering Angle Sensor,Steering Angle Sensor harness is open or shorted,Steering Angle Sensor circuit poor electrical connection


C1306 Description


The steering wheel rotation (in degrees) is sent to the Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS) module. Voltage is supplied to the steering wheel angle sensor from the ABS module and ground is provided by the ABS module. The steering wheel rotation sensor monitor the steering wheel position when the slotted wheel in the clockspring assembly rotates through the infrared light generated by the sensor.