FRONT POWER SEAT CONTROL SYSTEM (w/ Memory) HOW TO PROCEED WITH TROUBLESHOOTING

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  • Use the following procedure to troubleshoot the front power seat control system.



  1. VEHICLE BROUGHT TO WORKSHOP


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  2. CUSTOMER PROBLEM ANALYSIS


    • In troubleshooting, confirm that the problem symptoms have been accurately identified. Preconceptions should be discarded in order to make an accurate judgment. To clearly understand what the problem symptoms are, it is extremely important to ask the customer about the problem and the conditions at the time the malfunction occurred.

    • Gather as much information as possible for reference. Past problems that seem unrelated may also help in some cases.

    • The following 5 items are important points in the problem analysis:

      What Vehicle model, system name
      When Date, time, occurrence frequency
      Where Road conditions
      Under what conditions? Driving conditions, weather conditions
      How did it happen? Problem symptoms

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  3. INSPECT BATTERY VOLTAGE

    Standard Voltage
    11 to 14 V

    If the voltage is below 11 V, recharge or replace the battery before proceeding to the next step.


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  4. CHECK COMMUNICATION FUNCTION OF CAN COMMUNICATION SYSTEM*


    1. Use the intelligent tester to check if the CAN communication system is functioning normally Click here.

      Result
      Result Proceed to
      CAN DTC is not output A
      CAN DTC is output B

      B
      A
  5. CHECK FOR DTC*


    1. Check for DTC and note any codes that are output Click here.

    2. Clear the DTC.

    3. Recheck for DTCs.

      Result
      Result Proceed to
      DTC is not output A
      DTC is output B

      B
      A
  6. PROBLEM SYMPTOMS TABLE


    1. Refer to Problem Symptoms Table Click here.

      Result
      Result Proceed to
      Fault is not listed in problem symptoms table A
      Fault is listed in problem symptoms table B

      B
      A
  7. OVERALL ANALYSIS AND TROUBLESHOOTING*


    1. Operation Check Click here

    2. Data List / Active Test Click here

    3. Terminals of ECU Click here


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  8. REPAIR OR REPLACE


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  9. CONFIRMATION TEST


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