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Electrical issue with passenger seat motor in 04 pacifica

Hi. I have an 04 pacifica and love the car. I went to move the seat back to clean out the car tonight and it went back fine but now it will not tilt upward again. The bottom part of the seat does move forward but just not the back and when I press the button I hear a clicking sound. Please help.

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  • Anonymous Jul 04, 2008

    Yes, mine is the driver seat...it will not move back or forward which ever the position is in it is just stuck! Can't seem to find a part or a solution to this problem...right now I am riding on top of the steering wheel.

  • Anonymous Jul 06, 2008

    I have a problem with the two front seats, they don't move at all. I have checked the fuses but that's not the problem. I am now riding with a pillow on the seat because it is so far away from the steering wheel.

  • Anonymous Nov 16, 2008

    I have the exact problem. It happend before and the next morning it worked. My son moved the seat back all the way back and now I cannot get it to go up. I hear the same click when you move the switch. I have not found a solution yet.

  • tavi_marcus Feb 16, 2009

    I have the same problem with my drivers seat. I thought I come to this site and find an answer.

  • dodge1445 Mar 29, 2009

    my drivers seat just did that with the recline feture it is all the way back now i will keep you all posted if i find an answer

  • Anonymous Mar 16, 2014

    The seat is in the full rear position. It will not move forward. When switch is moved to rear position an electronic click is heard.

  • Anonymous Mar 16, 2014

    Electronic seat will not move forward

  • Benn Carkhuff
    Benn Carkhuff Feb 24, 2016

    Also, you might have to remove the seat to remove and inpect blockage.

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Dont you people have a yearly vehicle inspection,where thing like the seats and mirrors window winders seat belts and everything else from the rear number plate light to the front bumper is checked ??clicking noise is a spindle over riding on a gearwheel ,try looking for a big fuse under engine compartment near the battery normally

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I read the comments and found a YouTube that showed removing the seat back, then the guy replaced brushes in the motor. I opted to try a combination of the easiest things first. The seat back is VERY easy to remove. I used a flathead screwdriver to gently pry up the side near the top. Once it's open a bit, I slid a pair of needlenose pliers in to hold the gap, then gently pried at the top to pull out the top tab. Once it was loose, I repeated on the other side and the whole thing popped out easily. Lift to clear the tabs on the bottom and off it came. One of the contributors said his gearbox was jammed, so I used the T30 torx to loosen the gearbox, then worked the switch back and forth. Nothing happened, so I tapped the motor with the pliers like we used to do starters with a dead spot and the motor worked. Took a couple tries, but now the seat is in the correct position. The motor will need repair or replacement, but now I can do it at my leisure.

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Also, check for blockages, such as coins, hair, papers. They motor is geared and there is a long worm gear. Ther are several motors and worm gears you might have to pull all nt he seat beauty covers and inpect the tracks. The clicking is a relay, it is telling you the relay is engaging but the motor will not move past the blockage and it goes into safety shutdown mode.

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