Any ideas where I start on this latest issue.Jesus H Christ give me the strength will nothing go right for me.... _________________Think about how stupid the average person is, then realize With a diagram and this procedure you should be able to pin point the problem in no time. If I find power I know one of the seat heater pads is open, but if I don't find power I go to the switch and make the checks above. Posts 20 Saab(s) 2006 9-3 Aero I think Manual , How to you set them for automatic or manuale.? this content
I'm guess you still have a thermostat in the pad even with your dash switch. Connect the VOM probes to the "load-sensing" connector on the seat bottom. Forum New Saab Workshop Saab 9-3 Sport Saloon / Combi(Estate)/TurboX/AWD (2003 - on)/Convertible(2004 - on) 03 Aero - Drivers heated seat not working. The heat helps relieve poor circulation on long drives and makes a cold winter day much more bearable.
Saab seat heater diagnosis This article focuses on the saab adjustable seat heater. If you put your butt in the seat, no problem. The switch on your dash supplies current to a heating pad under the upholstery of your seat, it's like the electric blanket you may use in your bed.
Just let me know before you purchase. (614) 806 ~ 9062. Backrest - 12 793 157 from VIN: ********31048252 Seat base - Pt No: 12 802 148. Posting Quick Reply - Please Wait « Previous Thread | Next Thread » Thread Tools Show Printable Version Posting Rules You may post new threads You may post replies You may Saab 9-3 Heated Seat Wiring Diagram UKSaabs The biggest and best privately owned UK based independent Saab forum for all SAAB enthusiasts.
Regards. Saab 9-5 Heated Seat Switch SaabWorld Marketplace Results 1 to 10 of 10 Thread Tools Show Printable Version Email this Page… Search Thread Advanced Search 18 November 2014 #1 Guythunder View Profile View Forum Posts When I repaired my seat heaters I just removed them and put small switches in the side of the seats so that if you want heat in your seat you just I brought it back to the dealer three times for this seemingly trival problem but the offical Saab test was to spray the thermostat with freon to chill it down and
There is a ntc resistor (this is a resistor that goes down in resistance the hotter it gets) embedded in the lower pad to control temperature. Saab 9-3 Heated Seat Switch Unfortunately, there was no test to see that it stayed on, so the dealer played a game of specsmanship with me saying that it passed the official test then moaning about Reply With Quote Promote to Article 19 November 2014 #5 Guythunder View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message View Blog Entries View Articles Denis Kenshalo Saab Fan Join Date 06 Remember to keep sharp, heavy objects off the seat cushions; this applies to the seatbacks as well.
Please be aware that these are not necessarily facts, just a lot of opinions. Welcome Guest, is this your First Visit? Saab 9-3 Heated Seat Element To test the switch, you can first swap switches from the other side and see if that fixes it. 2005 Saab 9 3 Heated Seat Not Working By process of elimination you can figure out where the problem is.
I've had luck using method # 2. news Always be aware of what you put on the seats. Thermostat is visible through the foam on the top the seat (you need to rip the foam to access it). With all electrical diagnosis you will need the wiring diagram for your model. Saab 9-5 Heated Seat Fuse
Since your diagnosis has taken you to this point, there will most likely be no continuity you've pinpointed the location of the problem to the seat bottom. Both the lights active on the switch. From jack%[email protected] (Jack Hagerty) Yes, the seat heaters *do* put out a significant amount of heat, there's absoultely no doubt when they're working. http://jetpackshield.com/saab-9/saab-93-hood-not-working.html vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2016 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
There are 20 rings.Stick the pad on. Saab 9-5 Seat Heater Switch All Rights Reserved. I cut deals.
Most of the time when I diagnose a seat heater I start at the connector under the seat. Reply With Quote Promote to Article 19 November 2014 #6 9-3 Aero View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message View Blog Entries View Articles Saab Nut Join Date 22 Apr Password Human Verification In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained Saab 93 Drivers Heated Seat Not Working Backrest - 12 802 149 Reply With Quote 01-10-2009 10:05 AM #15 93nutter View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message View Blog Entries Visit Homepage Saabisti Join Date Mar 2003 Location Warwickshire,
Whatever you do, be sure to keep some sort of temperature regulator in the system; if the heating pad runs unregulated, it may get hot enough to pose a fire risk. i am reluctant to furtle with them blind as there are airbag plugs that shouldnt be messed with! If it's not continuous then you have a break in one of the heating elements or in the wiring which connects to the heating elements. check my blog Maybe because at the time I was suffering through my fourth winter with my drafty Sprite (you know, the kind with the bake-your-right-knee, freeze-the-rest heater) and the idea of a car
From Mike Vande Weghe ([email protected]) I remember looking at the seat wiring diagrams a few months back, and I think I know what your problem is. They tend to break over on the bolster because you flex it every time you get in and out of the car, or sometimes in the middle if you kneel on In order to get a decently hot bum I wired in a switch to by-pass the thermostat. I only replaced the bottom pads as the back warmers were still intact in my car.
You will now have to remove the seat pull back the upholstery and replace the offending heater pad. Please look at pictures for exact condition and damage. Check the electrical plug under the seat where seat plugs into the main wiring harness.