LEXUS PARKING ASSIST-SENSOR SYSTEM, Diagnostic DTC:C1AE1

DTC Code DTC Name
C1AE1 Front Left Sensor Malfunction

DESCRIPTION

The No. 1 ultrasonic sensor (front left sensor) is installed on the front bumper. The ECU detects obstacles based on signals received from the No. 1 ultrasonic sensor (front left sensor). If the No. 1 ultrasonic sensor (front left sensor) has an open or other malfunction, it will not function normally.

DTC No. DTC Detection Condition Trouble Area
C1AE1 A malfunction of the No. 1 ultrasonic sensor (front left sensor).
  • No. 1 ultrasonic sensor (front left sensor)

  • Clearance warning ECU*1

  • Parking assist ECU*2


INSPECTION PROCEDURE

Note

If the DTC is output after repairs, turn the power switch on (IG) and turn the Lexus parking assist-sensor system on. Then clear the DTC Click here.

PROCEDURE


  1. CHECK DTC OUTPUT


    1. Check for DTCs Click here.

      Result
      Result Proceed to
      Only DTC C1AE1 is output A
      DTC C1AE1 and C1AEC are output B
      No DTC is output C

    B
    C
    A
  2. REPLACE NO. 1 ULTRASONIC SENSOR (FRONT LEFT SENSOR)


    1. A01NHV1E07
      Text in Illustration
      *1

      No. 1 Ultrasonic Sensor

      (Front Left Sensor)

      Replace the No. 1 ultrasonic sensor (front left sensor) with a normally functioning sensor Click here.

      Tech Tips

      All of the sensors are interchangeable. To confirm whether a sensor is functioning normally, switch it with a known good sensor from the other end of the vehicle.


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  3. CHECK DTC OUTPUT


    1. Clear the DTCs Click here.

    2. Check for DTCs Click here.

      Result
      Result Proceed to

      DTC C1AE1 is output

      (w/o Parking Assist Monitor System)

      A

      DTC C1AE1 is output

      (w/ Parking Assist Monitor System)

      B
      No DTC is output C

    B
    C
    A