AutoCodes - Generic - U1208

U1208 Code - Invalid Or Missing Data For Seat Switches

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3
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|U1208 code possible causes

  • Faulty Module that is not communicating
  • Module harness is open or shorted
  • Module circuit poor electrical connection

|How do I fix the U1208 code?

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.

|Cost of diagnosing the U1208 code

Labor: 1.0

The cost of diagnosing the U1208 code is 1.0 hour of labor. The auto repair's diagnosis time and labor rates vary by location, vehicle's make and model, and even your engine type. Most auto repair shops charge between $75 and $150 per hour.

|What are U1208 code possible symptoms?

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

|U1208 code description

Modules connected to the class 2 serial data circuit monitor for serial data communications during normal vehicle operation. Operating information and commands are exchanged among the modules. When a module receives a message for a critical operating parameter, the module records the identification number of the module which sent the message for State of Health monitoring. A critical operating parameter is one which, when not received, requires that the module use a default value for that parameter. When a module does not associate an identification number with at least one critical parameter within 5 seconds of beginning serial data communication, the Diagnostic Trouble Code (DTC) is set.
OBDII Code U1208 - Invalid Or Missing Data For Seat Switches - AutoCodes.com

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