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DTC Troubleshooting: B1906

DTC B1906:
 Immobilizer-Keyless Control Unit Lost Communication with Gauge Control Module (A/T Message)
  1. Clear the DTCs with the HDS.
  1. Turn the ignition switch to LOCK (0), and then back to ON (II).
  1. Wait for 6 seconds or more.
  1. Check for DTCs with the HDS.
Is DTC B1906 indicated?
YES -
Go to Step 5 .
NO -
Intermittent failure, the system is OK at this time. Check for loose or poor connections between the gauge control module and the immobilizer-keyless control unit.■
  1. Turn the ignition switch to LOCK (0).
  1. Connect the HDS to the data link connector, then turn the ignition switch to ON (II).
  1. Select the BODY ELECTRICAL menu, then enter the UNIT INFORMATION.
  1. Check the condition of the gauge control module from the CONNECTED UNIT list.
Is NOT AVAILABLE indicated?
YES -
Go to Step 9 .
NO -
Go to Step 10 .
Are all inputs OK?
YES -
NO -
Repair the faulty input, then recheck the DTCs.■
  1. Turn the ignition switch to LOCK (0).
  1. Disconnect the gauge control module 32P connector.
  1. Turn the ignition switch to ON (II).
  1. Measure the voltage between the gauge control module 32P connector No. 16 and No. 32 terminals and body ground.
Is there battery voltage?
YES -
Go to Step 14 .
NO -
Check the No. 1 (10 A) and the No. 20 (15 A) fuses in the under-dash fuse/relay box. If the fuse is blown, replace the fuse and recheck the DTCs. If the fuses are OK, repair an open in the wire between the under-dash fuse/relay box and the gauge control module.■
  1. Turn the ignition switch to LOCK (0).

  1. Check for continuity between the gauge control module 32P connector No. 13 and No. 17 terminals and body ground.
Is there continuity?
YES -
Go to Step 16 .
NO -
Repair an open in the wire or poor ground (G501).■
  1. Disconnect under-dash fuse/relay box connector Q (16P).

  1. Check for continuity between under-dash fuse/relay box connector Q (16P) No. 3 terminal and the gauge control module 32P connector No. 18 terminal.
Is there continuity?
YES -
NO -
Repair an open in the wire.■