Engine-Codes - Generic - B1700

B1700 Code - Passengers Seatbelt Tension Reducer Circuit Short to Ground

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|What are the Possible Causes of the Code B1700?

  • Faulty Passengers Seatbelt Tension Reducer
  • Passengers Seatbelt Tension Reducer harness is open or shorted
  • Passengers Seatbelt Tension Reducer circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Body Control Module (BCM)

|How to Fix the B1700 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 B1700?

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the B1700 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 B1700 Possible Symptoms?

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

|What Does the B1700 Code Mean?

The Body Control Module (BCM) monitors the Passengers Seatbelt Tension Reducer. The BCM sets the OBDII code when the Passengers Seatbelt Tension Reducer is not to factory specifications.

B1700 Code - Passengers Seatbelt Tension Reducer Circuit Short to Ground

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