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    So even though all four of my PDC sensors are ticking carsoft tells me that my left middle sensor is duff. I'm also getting the constant tone in reverse. Will cleaning help and is it real pain in the ass to do....

    appreciate any advice from people who might have done this.

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    Have you or can you view the PDC sensors measuring values through Carsoft? If you can then I'd be looking at these as they will tell you alot. Try cleaning the sensors and the plug connections, if still no good then check on the live data and if the measurements are out then you need a sensor.
     
     

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    can you fit a bumper with sensors to a car that hasn't got the parking set up?
     
     

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    Quote Originally Posted by vauxfan View Post
    can you fit a bumper with sensors to a car that hasn't got the parking set up?
    Yes, but why?
     
     

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    was looking at the m sport rear bumper as an upgrade, that has them in, be a shame not to use them, what would be needed ?
     
     

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    You would need the PDC module and wiring, then it would probably need coding, will check out later
     
     

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    cheers ronnie, you dont think the wires might already be there?
     
     

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    Quote Originally Posted by vauxfan View Post
    cheers ronnie, you dont think the wires might already be there?
    I don't know, I would say probably not. http://www.realoem.com/bmw/showparts...06&hg=66&fg=95
     
     

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    I asked as on vauxhalls all wires are usually tape'd in to the cars loom, and used when the car gets allocated a spec!
     
     

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