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DTC Troubleshooting: B1780

DTC B1780:
 Hands Free Telephone Steering Wheel Short to Ground or Switch Failure
  1. Connect the HDS to the DLC.
  1. Clear the DTCs with the HDS.
  1. Turn the ignition switch to LOCK (0), then start the vehicle and turn the steering wheel back and forth several times.
  1. Check for DTCs with the HDS.
Is DTC B1780 indicated?
YES -
Go to Step 5 .
NO -
Intermittent failure, the system is OK at this time.■
  1. Turn the ignition switch to LOCK (0).
Is the switch OK?
YES -
Go to Step 7 .
NO -
  1. Disconnect the Hands Free Telephone control unit 28P connector.
  1. Disconnect the HFT switch 5P connector.
  1. Check for continuity between Hands Free Telephone control unit 28P connector terminal No. 2 and body ground.
Is there continuity?
YES -
Repair short in the wire between the Hands Free Telephone control unit and HFT switch.■
NO -