Engine-Codes - Generic - B1598

B1598 Code - Drivers Seat Seatback Autoglide Rearward Switch Circuit Short to Ground

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|What are the Possible Causes of the Code B1598?

  • Faulty Drivers Seat Seatback Autoglide Forward Switch
  • Drivers Seat Seatback Autoglide Forward Switch harness is open or shorted
  • Drivers Seat Seatback Autoglide Forward Switch circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Body Control Module (BCM)

|How to Fix the B1598 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.

|What is the Cost to Diagnose the Code B1598?

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the B1598 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 Code B1598 Possible Symptoms?

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

|What Does the B1598 Code Mean?

The Body Control Module (BCM) monitors the Drivers Seat Seatback Autoglide Forward Switch. The BCM sets the OBDII code when the Drivers Seat Seatback Autoglide Forward Switch is not to factory specifications.

Drivers Seat Seatback Autoglide Rearward Switch Circuit Short to Ground

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