B1529 - Memory Set Switch Circuit Short To Battery

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3   
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B1529 Possible Causes

  • Faulty Memory Set Switch
  • Memory Set Switch harness is open or shorted
  • Memory Set Switch circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Body Control Module (BCM)

First diagnose B1529 code

    Check 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.

Cost of diagnosing the B1529 code

    Labor: 1.0

    The cost of diagnosing the B1529 code is 1.0 hour of labor. The auto repair labor rates vary by location, your vehicle's make and model, and even your engine type. Most auto repairs shops charge between $75 and $150 per hour.

B1529 Possible Symptoms

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

B1529 Description

The Body Control Module (BCM) monitors the Memory Set Switch. The BCM sets the OBDII code when the Memory Set Switch is not to factory specifications.
OBDII Code B1529 - Memory Set Switch Circuit Short To Battery - AutoCodes.com

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B1529 Information for specific makes

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