Engine-Codes - Generic - B1699

B1699 Code - Passengers Seat Occupied Switch Circuit Short to Ground

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|What are the Possible Causes of the Code B1699?

  • Faulty Passengers Seat Occupied Switch
  • Passengers Seat Occupied Switch harness is open or shorted
  • Passengers Seat Occupied Switch circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Body Control Module (BCM)

|How to Fix the B1699 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 B1699?

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the B1699 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 B1699 Possible Symptoms?

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

|What Does the B1699 Code Mean?

The Body Control Module (BCM) monitors the Passengers Seat Occupied Switch. The BCM sets the OBDII code when the Passengers Seat Occupied Switch is not to factory specifications.

B1699 Code - Passengers Seat Occupied Switch Circuit Short to Ground

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