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B1208 MERCURY Code - Driver Seat Cushion Temperature Sensor

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|What are the Possible Causes of the B1208 MERCURY Code?

  • Faulty Driver Seat Cushion Temperature Sensor
  • Driver Seat Cushion Temperature Sensor harness is open or shorted
  • Driver Seat Cushion Temperature Sensor circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Seat Control Module E (SCME)

|How to Fix the B1208 MERCURY Code?

Start by checking 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.

|B1208 MERCURY code tech notes

B1208:01 Driver Seat Cushion Temperature Sensor General Electrical Failure
B1208:98 Driver Seat Cushion Temperature Sensor Component or System Over Temperature

|What is the cost to diagnose the B1208 MERCURY code?

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the B1208 MERCURY code is 1.0 hour of labor. The auto repair's diagnosis time and labor rates vary by location, vehicle's make and model, and even your engine type. Most auto repair shops charge between $75 and $150 per hour.

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|What are B1208 MERCURY code possible symptoms?

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

|What Does the B1208 MERCURY Code Mean?

The Seat Control Module E (SCME) monitors the Driver Seat Cushion Temperature Sensor. The SCME sets the OBDII code when the Driver Seat Cushion Temperature Sensor is not to factory specifications.

Driver Seat Cushion Temperature Sensor

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