False BLIS Activation – 2021-2022 Ford Escape

2022 Ford Escape

NHTSA ID Number: 10234592 Manufacturer Communication Number: TSB 23-2048 Summary Some 2021-2022 Escape vehicles built on or before 28-Jun-2022 may encounter false blind spot information system (BLIS) alerts. This may be due to the original packaging of the side obstacle detection radar mounting brackets. To correct the condition, follow the Service Procedure to replace the side obstacle …

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Blind Spot Monitoring Inoperative – 2021-2023 Ford F-150

2023 Ford F-150

NHTSA ID Number: 10232476 Manufacturer Communication Number: SSM 51373 Summary Some 2021-2023 F-150 vehicles equipped with BLIS may experience inoperative blind spot monitoring with a Blind Spot System Fault message in the instrument panel cluster. This may also be accompanied by diagnostic trouble codes (DTCs) B118C:11 and/or B118C:15 stored in the driver door module (DDM), and/or B118D:11 …

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BLIS Cannot Be Turned On/Off – Base Trim Equipped With Class III Trailer Tow Package – 2020 Ford Explorer

2020 Ford Explorer

NHTSA ID Number: 10184627 Manufacturer Communication Number: SSM 49378   Summary Some 2020 Explorer Base vehicles equipped with blind spot information system (BLIS) and class III trailer tow package 52T may exhibit an illuminated BLIS indicator and/or inability to turn the BLIS system off. This may be due to the software in the instrument panel cluster (IPC). …

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Blind Spot Information System (BLIS) and Cross Traffic Alert (CTA) FDRS Configuration – 2020 Ford F-Super Duty

2020 Ford F-Super Duty

NHTSA ID Number: 10176934 Manufacturer Communication Number: SSM 48868   Summary Some 2020 F-Super Duty vehicles equipped with the Blind Spot Information System (BLIS) and Cross Traffic Alert (CTA) may require the removal of the factory equipped tail lamps to accommodate the use of aftermarket equipment. Once the tail lamps are removed, this may result in BLIS …

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Blind Spot Information System (BLIS) And Cross Traffic Alert (CTA) Fault Messages In IPC With DTC U3000:46 – 2018 Ford Escape

2018 Ford Escape

NHTSA ID Number: 10144197 Manufacturer Communication Number: tsb18-2229   Summary Some 2018 Escape vehicles equipped with BLIS and CTA built on or before 4-May-2018 may exhibit BLIS and CTA fault messages in the instrument panel cluster (IPC) with diagnostic trouble code (DTC) U3000:46 stored in the side obstacle detection control module left side (SODL) or side obstacle …

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