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B1956 Code - Seat Front Up/Down Potentiometer Feedback Circuit Short To Battery

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By AutoCodes.com - Updated Jul 29, 2019
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|Code B1956 Possible Causes

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

|How do I Fix the Code B1956?

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 B1956?

Labor: 1.0

The cost of diagnosing the B1956 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 B1956 Possible Symptoms?

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

|Code B1956 Description

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

OBDII Code B1956 - Seat Front Up/Down Potentiometer Feedback Circuit Short To Battery - AutoCodes.com
B1956 Code - Seat Front Up/Down Potentiometer Feedback Circuit Short To Battery

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|Information for Specific Makes

  • B1956 Chrysler Power Liftgate Latch Release Excessive Time
  • B1956 Dodge Power Liftgate Latch Release Excessive Time
  • B1956 Jeep Power Liftgate Latch Release Excessive Time
  • B1956 RAM Power Liftgate Latch Release Excessive Time

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