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B1706 Code - Seat Driver Recline Rearward Switch Circuit Open

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- Repair Importance Level: 3/3
- Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3
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By - Updated Jun 23, 2019
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|Code B1706 Possible Causes

  • 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 do I Fix the Code B1706?

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.

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|What is the Cost to Diagnose the Code B1706?

Labor: 1.0

The cost of diagnosing the B1706 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.

|What are Code B1706 Possible Symptoms?

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

|Code B1706 Description

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.

OBDII Code B1706 - Seat Driver Recline Rearward Switch Circuit Open -
B1706 Code - Seat Driver Recline Rearward Switch Circuit Open

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|Information for Specific Makes

  • B1706 Hyundai Passenger Buckle Pretensioner Resistance Too High
  • B1706 KIA Passenger Buckle Pretensioner Resistance Too High

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