B0846 - Seat Position Sensor Circuit

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3  What does this mean?

B0846 Possible Causes

  • Faulty Seat Position Sensor
  • Seat Position Sensor harness is open or shorted
  • Seat Position Sensor circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Memory Seat Module

How do I fix code B0846

    Check the "Possible Causes" listed above. Visually inspect the related wiring harness and connectors. Check for damaged components and look for broken, bent, pushed out, or corroded connector's pins.

Cost of diagnosing the B0846 code

    Labor: 1.0

    The cost of diagnosing the B0846 code is 1.0 hour of labor. The auto repair labor rates vary widely across the country, and even within the same city. Most auto repairs shops charge between $75 and $150 per hour.

B0846 Possible Symptoms

  • Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)

B0846 Meaning

The telescoping steering column actuator and seat adjuster motors are equipped with position sensors. The position sensors are supplied with a common 5-volt reference circuit and low reference circuit from the memory seat module. The memory seat module receives a signal voltage from each position sensor whenever a memory seat module output function is active.
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