C1606 Code: Meaning, Causes, and Symptoms | OBD2 Codes

C1606 – Electric Power Steering Motor


C1606 Possible Symptoms


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


C1606 Possible Causes


Faulty Electric Power Steering Angle Sensor,Electric Power Steering Angle Sensor harness is open or shorted,Electric Power Steering Angle Sensor circuit poor electrical connection,Faulty Electric Power Steering Motor,Faulty Electric Power Steering Torque Sensor Control Unit


C1606 Description


The Electric Power Steering (EPS) motor provides the assist torque by control signal from EPS Control Unit. The EPS Control sets the OBDII code when the motor driver malfunction in EPS Control Unit or EPS Motor malfunction is detected.