Toyota Tacoma manuals

Toyota Tacoma 2015-2018 Service Manual: Brake Warning Light does not Come ON

DESCRIPTION

The skid control ECU (brake actuator assembly) is connected to the combination meter assembly via CAN communication.

WIRING DIAGRAM

Refer to Brake Warning Light Remains ON (See page CAUTION / NOTICE / HINT ).

CAUTION / NOTICE / HINT

NOTICE:

When replacing the skid control ECU (brake actuator assembly), perform zero point calibration and store system information (See page PROCEDURE PROCEDURE ).

PROCEDURE

1.

CHECK CAN COMMUNICATION SYSTEM

(a) Check if CAN communication system DTCs are output (See page Result Result ).

Result

Result

Proceed to

DTC is not output

A

DTC is output

B

B

CHECK CAN COMMUNICATION SYSTEM

A

2.

PERFORM ACTIVE TEST USING TECHSTREAM (BRAKE WARNING LIGHT)

(a) Turn the ignition switch off.

(b) Connect the Techstream to the DLC3.

(c) Turn the ignition switch to ON.

(d) Turn the Techstream on.

(e) Enter the following menus: Chassis / ABS/VSC/TRAC / Active Test.

(f) According to the display on the Techstream, perform the Active Test.

ABS/VSC/TRAC

Tester Display

Measurement Item

Control Range

Diagnostic Note

Brake Warning Light

Brake warning light

Warning light OFF/ON

Observe combination meter

Vehicle condition: Vehicle stopped

(g) When performing the Brake Warning Light Active Test, check Brake Warning Light in the Data List.

ABS/VSC/TRAC

Tester Display

Measurement Item

Range

Normal Condition

Diagnostic Note

Brake Warning Light

Brake warning light

OFF or ON

OFF: Warning light off

ON: Warning light on

-

Result

Result

Proceed to

Brake warning light in the Data List turns ON/OFF using the Active Test

A

Brake warning light in the Data List does not change using the Active Test

B

B

REPLACE BRAKE ACTUATOR ASSEMBLY

A

3.

INSPECT COMBINATION METER ASSEMBLY

(a) Turn the ignition switch off.

(b) Perform Active Test of the combination meter assembly using the Techstream.

(c) Check the combination meter assembly.

OK:

The brake warning light turns on or off in accordance with the Techstream.

OK

REPLACE BRAKE ACTUATOR ASSEMBLY

NG

INSPECT METER / GAUGE SYSTEM

Brake Warning Light Remains ON
DESCRIPTION The skid control ECU (brake actuator assembly) is connected to the combination meter assembly via CAN communication. If any of the following is detected, the brake warning light remain ...

Slip Indicator Light Remains ON
DESCRIPTION The skid control ECU (brake actuator assembly) is connected to the combination meter assembly via CAN communication. The slip indicator light blinks during VSC and/or TRAC operation. ...

Other materials:

Customize Parameters
CUSTOMIZE PARAMETERS CUSTOMIZE LANE DEPARTURE ALERT SYSTEM NOTICE: When the customer requests a change in a function, first make sure that the function can be customized. Be sure to make a note of the current settings before customizing. When troubleshooting a function, fir ...

Data List / Active Test
DATA LIST / ACTIVE TEST DATA LIST HINT: Using the Techstream to read the Data List allows the values or states of switches, sensors, actuators and other items to be read without removing any parts. This non-intrusive inspection can be very useful because intermittent conditions or signals may ...

Check Bus 5 Lines for Short Circuit
DESCRIPTION There may be a short circuit between the CAN main bus lines and/or CAN branch lines when the resistance between terminals 15 (CA5H) and 16 (CA5L) of the central gateway ECU (network gateway ECU) is below 54 Ω. Detection Item Trouble Area Resi ...

© 2011-2019 Copyright www.ttguide.net