C1561 Code: Meaning, Causes, and Symptoms | OBD2 Codes
C1561 – Lock Mechanism Malfunction
C1561 Possible Symptoms
Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS) Warning Light ON,Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)
C1561 Possible Causes
Faulty Variable Gear Ratio Steering (VGRS) Actuator,Faulty Variable Gear Ratio Steering (VGRS) ECU
When the Variable Gear Ratio Steering (VGRS) ECU detects a malfunction in the lock mechanism, it turns the warning light on, records the Diagnostic Trouble Code (DTC), and stops VGRS operation.