Engine-Codes - Generic - B1213

B1213 - Seat Sliding Motor

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3  What is this?
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B1213 Possible Causes

  • Faulty Seat Sliding Motor
  • Seat Sliding Motor harness is open or shorted
  • Seat Sliding Motor circuit poor electrical connection

How is the B1213 code repair?

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.

What is the cost to diagnose the B1213 code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the B1213 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.
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Possible Symptoms

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

B1213 Meaning

The seat sliding motor is installed to the seat cushion frame.
The seat sliding motor is installed with the driver seat control unit.
Slides the seat frontward/ rearward by changing the rotation direction of sliding motor.

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