SEAT heater

Tiny
RUSLKAUF
  • 2005 BUICK LESABRE
  • 6 CYL
  • 2WD
  • AUTOMATIC
  • 73,000 MILES

Front seat heater does not appear to work although switch indicates it is on

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Tuesday, December 7th, 2010 AT 5:34 PM

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Tiny
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Check the voltage from the switch to see if it is producing 12+ volts.

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Tuesday, December 7th, 2010 AT 6:05 PM
Tiny
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Probably bad heating element. Or thermistor dead. Usually heating element wire brakes where it is connected to power feed wire. You can disasemble seat cover and try re-solder connection. You can test element first at plug for resistance.

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Tuesday, December 7th, 2010 AT 6:16 PM

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