LEXUS PARKING ASSIST-SENSOR SYSTEM, Diagnostic DTC:C1AE8

DTC Code DTC Name
C1AE8 Rear Right Center Sensor Malfunction

DESCRIPTION

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

DTC No. DTC Detection Condition Trouble Area
C1AE8 A malfunction of the No. 1 ultrasonic sensor (rear right center sensor).
  • No. 1 ultrasonic sensor (rear right center sensor)

  • Clearance warning ECU

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 C1AE8 is output A
      DTC C1AE8 and C1AED are output B
      No DTC is output C

    B
    C
    A
  2. REPLACE NO. 1 ULTRASONIC SENSOR (REAR RIGHT CENTER SENSOR)


    1. Replace the No. 1 ultrasonic sensor (rear right center sensor) with a known good one 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.


    NEXT
  3. CHECK DTC OUTPUT


    1. Clear the DTCs Click here.

    2. Check for DTCs Click here.

      Result
      Result Proceed to
      No DTC is output OK
      DTC C1AE8 is output NG

    NG
    OK