Engine-Codes - Generic - B1708

B1708 Code - Seat Driver Recline Rearward Switch Circuit Short To Ground

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|What are the Possible Causes of the Code B1708?

  • Faulty Seat Driver Recline Rearward
  • Seat Driver Recline Rearward harness is open or shorted
  • Seat Driver Recline Rearward circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Body Control Module (BCM)

|How to Fix the B1708 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 B1708?

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the B1708 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 B1708 Possible Symptoms?

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

|What Does the B1708 Code Mean?

The Body Control Module (BCM) monitors the Seat Driver Recline Rearward. The BCM sets the OBDII code when the Seat Driver Recline Rearward is not to factory specifications.

B1708 Code - Seat Driver Recline Rearward Switch Circuit Short To Ground

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|Code B1708 Information for Specific Makes

  • B1708 Hyundai Passenger Buckle Pretensioner Short To Ground
  • B1708 KIA Passenger Buckle Pretensioner Short To Ground

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