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B1953 Code - Seat Rear Up/Down Potentiometer Feedback Circuit Short To Ground

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By AutoCodes.com - Updated Jul 29, 2019
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|Code B1953 Possible Causes

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

|How do I Fix the Code B1953?

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 B1953?

Labor: 1.0

The cost of diagnosing the B1953 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 B1953 Possible Symptoms?

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

|Code B1953 Description

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

OBDII Code B1953 - Seat Rear Up/Down Potentiometer Feedback Circuit Short To Ground - AutoCodes.com
B1953 Code - Seat Rear Up/Down Potentiometer Feedback Circuit Short To Ground

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