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Author Topic: Xenon leveling problems  (Read 2394 times)

Offline syrjami

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Xenon leveling problems
« on: February 18, 2017, 09:54:04 AM »
My 2011 s-max xenon headlight level control fails. Both lights search level almost all the time. Forscan lite does not see error codes!
Service manual says that i need to visit Ford dealer  if i unplug level sensors for measuring..
Does anyone had same kind of problems?

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Re: Xenon leveling problems
« Reply #1 on: February 18, 2017, 07:36:48 PM »
Xenon lights DO level continuously, its sort of the point! Unless they are hunting from one extremity to the other then I dont think you have a fault
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Re: Xenon leveling problems
« Reply #2 on: February 22, 2017, 07:25:46 AM »
I manages to got error code (by Forscan) from rear level sensor (HCM DTC C1A05). Local Ford dealer change it to new one and did reinitialization.

What I get from that is that now I get this same error every time when I start the car. So the problem was not the sensor!

Now the question is where is that HCM DTC module in S-MAX. I need to measure wiring to rear sensor.

Any info is wellcome

 

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