Volvo Community Forum. The Forums of the Volvo Owners Club

Forum Rules Volvo Owners Club About VOC Volvo Gallery Links Volvo History Volvo Press
Go Back   Volvo Owners Club Forum > "Technical Topics" > C30 / S40 & V50 '04-'12 / C70 '06-'13 General

Notices

C30 / S40 & V50 '04-'12 / C70 '06-'13 General Forum for the P1-platform C30 / S40 / V50 / C70 models

Information
  • VOC Members: There is no login facility using your VOC membership number or the details from page 3 of the club magazine. You need to register in the normal way
  • AOL Customers: Make sure you check the 'Remember me' check box otherwise the AOL system may log you out during the session. This is a known issue with AOL.
  • AOL, Yahoo and Plus.net users. Forum owners such as us are finding that AOL, Yahoo and Plus.net are blocking a lot of email generated from forums. This may mean your registration activation and other emails will not get to you, or they may appear in your spam mailbox

Thread Informations

C70 Park Assist "just not working"

Views : 161

Replies : 3

Users Viewing This Thread :  

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old Jul 9th, 2024, 14:45   #1
ghowe79
Gareth
 

Last Online: Jul 12th, 2024 21:13
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: York
Default C70 Park Assist "just not working"

Good afternoon,

As the title suggests, the park assist is not functioning and I need some suggestions. Here is where I am at:
  • None of the sensors are active (ie. no noise from them)
  • The reversing lights function correctly upon engaging reverse gear
  • When engaging reverse, the infotainment system says the system is active
  • If the fuse is removed, the infotainment system does not indicate system is active
  • No codes have been stored in the park assist module
  • Park assist was not manually disabled - it just stopped functioning
The removal of the fuse and subsequent loss of the message about park assist being active suggests that the module is basically communicating with the bus, so I'm thinking possible faulty module.

Whatever it is, you can imagine my surprise when I reversed into my garage and the "auxiliary reverse sensor", also known as the tow ball, activated first!

Any thoughts or suggestions appreciated.
__________________
ghowe79 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old Jul 11th, 2024, 09:22   #2
mrfixer
Member
 

Last Online: Today 09:59
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: Livingston
Default

Need to connect to Vida to find out what sensors are not working and replace. Only needs one to not work to stop the whole thing to not work
mrfixer is offline   Reply With Quote
Old Jul 11th, 2024, 09:59   #3
MDS40
Senior Member
 

Last Online: Today 08:08
Join Date: Sep 2017
Location: Berkshire
Default

As mrfixer said.

I couldn't hear any sounds from mine but Vida flagged up sensor 4 faulty.
New one for 10 from the bay and all was good.
__________________
2006 S40 2.4 SE Auto. Ruby Red. 83K Miles

Some previous cars include: Jaguar x type: Mazda 6 : Mazda 626: Ford Sierra 2.0: Toyota Celica ST 1600 : Hillman Avenger: Triumph Spitfire:
Oh and a Volvo 340 GL 1984 company car from new.
MDS40 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old Jul 11th, 2024, 13:08   #4
ghowe79
Gareth
 

Last Online: Jul 12th, 2024 21:13
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: York
Default

Unfortunately, the PAM is not showing any error codes, which is a VIDA readout.
__________________
ghowe79 is offline   Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to ghowe79 For This Useful Post:
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT +1. The time now is 11:45.


Powered by vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2024, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.