Engine-Codes - Generic - B14BC

B14BC Code - Passenger Seat Back Thermal Electric Device Circuit

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3  What is this?
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|B14BC code possible causes

  • Faulty Passenger Seat Back Thermal Electric Device
  • Passenger Seat Back Thermal Electric Device harness is open or shorted
  • Passenger Seat Back Thermal Electric Device circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Seat Control Module E (SCME)

|How is the B14BC 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.

|B14BC code tech notes

B14BC:11 Passenger Seat Back Thermal Electric Device Circuit Short To Ground
B14BC:12 Passenger Seat Back Thermal Electric Device Circuit Short To Battery
B14BC:13 Passenger Seat Back Thermal Electric Device Circuit Open
B14BC:1A Passenger Seat Back Thermal Electric Device Circuit Resistance Below Threshold

|What is the cost to diagnose the B14BC code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the B14BC 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 B14BC code possible symptoms?

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

|What is B14BC code meaning?

The Seat Control Module E (SCME) monitors the Passenger Seat Back Thermal Electric Device. The SCME sets the OBDII code when the Passenger Seat Back Thermal Electric Device is not to factory specifications.

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|B14BC code information for specific makes

  • B14BC FORD Passenger Seat Back Thermal Electric Device Circuit
  • B14BC LINCOLN Passenger Seat Back Thermal Electric Device Circuit
  • B14BC MERCURY Passenger Seat Back Thermal Electric Device Circuit

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