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111mk, 2010 Chevy Silverado 4.8 motor code b1380 what is most

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2010 Chevy Silverado 4.8 motor code b1380 what is most common cause?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Chevy
Expert:  SuperDave replied 2 years ago.
This is usually due to the bcm going bad.(Body control module)
Sorry to say it but you will have to take your truck to the dealer so they can replace and reprogram the bcm.
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
I was told it didnt need to be reprogrammed if i got a used one
Expert:  SuperDave replied 2 years ago.
Yes you could get a used one also.
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
will a used one need to be programmed?
Expert:  SuperDave replied 2 years ago.
no
Expert:  SuperDave replied 2 years ago.
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Customer: replied 2 years ago.
i put a used bcm in and have the same problem...any ideas?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
It's not starting again and gives code p0315
Expert:  Tim's Auto Repair replied 2 years ago.
Hi,My name is Tim,
I will do my best to assist you
please explain to me what the truck does and what all you have done
thanks
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
u try to start it and security light comes on and does nothing
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
what happen to tech i was working with and cant u see our conversation?
Expert:  Tim's Auto Repair replied 2 years ago.
yes,,i see the conversation,,
so,the security light stays on all the time with the key on?
does the starter turn the engine?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
No it does nothing no click no nothing
Expert:  Tim's Auto Repair replied 2 years ago.
press the unloc button on your remote key fob
does it start now?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
It doesnt have power locks
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Hello
Expert:  Tim's Auto Repair replied 2 years ago.
please stand by..
i will opt out,,maybe one of the other guys my have a better idea of what happen..someone will be right with you
thanks

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