The pedestrian warning system alarm appears on the dash every time I start up. I have not had any bumps with pedestrians, and the message did go out after a car wash, but has since come back and is always on. Is there a way of accessing the ecu to reset this alarm.
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2006 Jaguar XKR Question: Why does the pedestrian warning message keep returning without any accidents
Answer #1Greg's Orange Auto (13627 Answers) , Orange, CA - (714) 361-9386globalhelper December 10, 2013, 06:19Master
scan codes and post so we can adv
Replyscousgeezer, December 10, 2013, 06:33Rookie
There are no codes showing. It is a message "check pedestrian system". I understand this is shown after a striking a pedestrian, and the pedestrian protection system has been deployed.
Answer #2G. T. Service Center (4215 Answers) , Stephenville, TX - (254) 638-3236ProfessorG December 10, 2013, 06:36Master
It's probably all the ghost, just kidding, there is possibly a bad sensor. Nothing you can reset in the ECM. AS #1 said have it scanned for codes, then we can help advise you.
Replyscousgeezer, December 10, 2013, 06:40Rookie
Thanks for your advice. Is there a way of scanning it myself with a laptop?
ReplyProfessorG, December 10, 2013, 06:44Master
Not with out a program which will allow you to. The Body control module is where the information should be and a code reader will probably not work. Needs a more professional toll to retrieve that information.
Replyscousgeezer, December 10, 2013, 06:48Rookie
Thanks again. OK sounds like a trip to the agents.Can I buy the software anywhere for future use?
ReplyProfessorG, December 10, 2013, 07:10Master
It's available just search online for program.
Replyscousgeezer, December 10, 2013, 07:12Rookie
Many Thanks again.
ReplyProfessorG, December 10, 2013, 07:16Master