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B1717 Code - Seat Driver Forward Switch Circuit Failure

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- Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3
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By - Updated Jun 23, 2019
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|Code B1717 Possible Causes

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

|How do I Fix the Code B1717?

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 B1717?

Labor: 1.0

The cost of diagnosing the B1717 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 B1717 Possible Symptoms?

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

|Code B1717 Description

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

OBDII Code B1717 - Seat Driver Forward Switch Circuit Failure -
B1717 Code - Seat Driver Forward Switch Circuit Failure

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