Engine-Codes - Ram - B1217 RAM

B1217 RAM Code - Left Heated Seat LO Indicator Control Circuit Open

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3  What is this?
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|B1217 RAM code possible causes

  • Faulty Left Heated Seat Switch
  • Left Heated Seat Switch harness is open or shorted
  • Left Heated Seat Switch circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Instrument Cluster

|How is the B1217 RAM 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 B1217 RAM code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the B1217 RAM 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.

|What are B1217 RAM code possible symptoms?

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

|What is B1217 RAM code meaning?

The Instrument Cluster monitors the Left Heated Seat Switch. This code is set immediately when the Cluster detects low voltage on the heated seat indicator control circuit.

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