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B1731 Code - Seat Driver Rear Down Switch Circuit Short To Battery

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By AutoCodes.com - Updated Jun 23, 2019
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|Code B1731 Possible Causes

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

|How do I Fix the Code B1731?

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 B1731?

Labor: 1.0

The cost of diagnosing the B1731 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 B1731 Possible Symptoms?

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

|Code B1731 Description

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

OBDII Code B1731 - Seat Driver Rear Down Switch Circuit Short To Battery - AutoCodes.com
B1731 Code - Seat Driver Rear Down Switch Circuit Short To Battery

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