You may have to before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. If its the seat track itself. Bozious answered about a year ago I had this same problem and what I found is that it stems from the side panel pressing on the lumbar switch and shorting out the seat system when someone sits on the seat. The gastank can be loose. Dec 24, 2013 Check that the seat belt mount often solid plastic or metal that holds the button side of the belt in place next to the center console is not pinching and preventing the seat from moving forward and back.
Thought this was worth sharing. Welcome to the forum, but it has nothing to do with static electricity. Three out of my 4 up and down adjustment motors are running, but don't adjust. Is there a cheaper solution? To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below. For a week or so, the passenger side power seat worked, but the driver's side did not. This has happened on multiple occasions and is started to become more frequent.
. The rear swaybar can make noise but a visual inspection when the airbags were done should have shown up. If the kids were playing with it they may have held the button down causing the motor to spin while the seat was all the way foward and it will just burn the motor up after so long. However, disconnecting the battery for a couple of minutes or disconnecting a battery cable and touching it with the other cable might help. Disconnecting the battery will not get rid of static electricity. Also the switch could be bad.
It's unlikely that they are all bad. I got a new switch, cut the hole twice as big. There is an extra seatbelt for rear passengers and the end can swing freely under the seat. I have power power seat switch I check it with a test light. You have power to the switch. The manufacturer would not assist. I checked under the seat and there were several pieces of what looked to be a shattered metal flange or bracket of some type.
Remove these and the motor will come out. To fix this the seat has to be unbolted and tipped back. You can take the panel off and leave it or try the cutting. Van started acting up in the electrical department. The tailpipe can hit the frame or your rear bumper may be loose. For details of each of the problem category, use the links in the table. Front drivers seat automatically reclines back while driving.
I have no idea why, but it does. When the seat is powered all the forward, one of the worm drives reached the end of its travel and jammed against the threaded block that it passes through. I'd take out the 4 seat bolts so that I could get a good look at the motor and track with the seat tilted back. Manually adjust it, unplug the electric to the motor, Drive happy again. Lots of complication, not so much on durability.
Edit: Try engaging the motor in either direction with no one sitting in the seat and use your hand to assist it in either direction. We have to always make sure now that we don't load up anything on the left side of our van and it's only a matter of time before a child is injured by a seat accidentally being folded. It was as if the seat had turned into a rocking chair. The seat belts in his vehicle failed to restrain the occupants. Both the contact and the passenger were wearing their seat belts at the time.
They told me that it was from overuse of the forward switch and had gone too far forward. Mar 22, 2010 - 2003-2005 Chevrolet Avalanche, Silverado, Suburban, Tahoe 2003-2005. Either replace or clean out connector. I pulled the switch and everything works fine. And hopefully i was able to help you!! That and the jack for your car can work their way loose.