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Seat Heater Inoperative Due to Damaged Element on Jeep Grand Cherokee

Problem Description and Possible Solution

A broken seat heater element located in the seat cover may make the seat heater inoperative. The condition usually occurs in the seat bottom; two repair kits are needed for each seat.

Problem Data
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Average mileage: 108,090 (50,000–150,000)
5 model years affected: 1996, 1997, 1998, 2002, more2003
16 people reported this problem
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Driver's seat heating element does not work. $400-$500 to replace.
heated seat does not work on drivers side but will sometimes make a clicking noise when I turn the heated seat switch on.
Inoperative bottom seat heaters on both passenger and driver side
Three years ago the seat heater stopped working. I haven't repaired it. I was told it would cost $500 or more and I won't spend on this car anymore.
Have not repaired yet.
The seat grids have failed. Where to get new ones and the replacement procedures
No heat on Drivers seat.
SEAT HEATER ON DRIVERS SIDE IS NOT WORKING. 99% IT IS AN OPEN ELEMENT. WHERE CAN I BUY A ELEMENT FOR THIS PROBLEM