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Buick Lesabre Heated Seats not working

I have a 2004 Builck Lesabre purchased in July 2008. I tried my drivers side heated seat and it didn't work. The passenger sicde worked @ that time. I took the car back into the dealer I purchased it from and they told me that the drivers side thermastat needed replaced. The service was performed and my seat worked for 1 week and quit. ALSO, I tried the passenger side heated seat @ this time and NOW , it doesn't work!! I am so aggravated. What would casue both seats not to work now? The dealer wants me to bring it back in but claims their work on the drivers side should not effect the passengers side seat. Any suggstions?

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  • mary_dehart Dec 15, 2008

    Would the above situation you mentioned cause not only the dirvers seat to quick working after just havint the thermastat reparaied, but also cause the other seat to quick working also? It worked before the drivers seat was repaied! Where can I get a manual to reseaqrch this in greater detail for problem solving?

  • Anonymous Dec 28, 2008

    2000 lesabre heated seat not working. the hi light comes on when you push the button but it will not switch to lo or off. i can hear the relay turn on under the seat and have switched it with the pass. side but no luck. are there free schematics available?

  • Anonymous Apr 02, 2009

    how expensive

  • Anonymous Mar 13, 2014

    Seat does not go up and down. Drivers seat goes back and forth but does not go up and down



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The problem is most likely caused by shorted heating grids in the seat cushion itself, kind of like the heating element in an electric blanket, very expensive to replace.

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