DTC Troubleshooting: 15-3

DTC 15-3:  Faulty OPDS Sensor

1.Erase the DTC memory.

2.Turn the ignition switch ON (II), and check that the SRS indicator comes on for about 6 seconds and then goes off.

Does the SRS indicator stay on?


YES - Go to 3.


NO - Intermittent failure, system is OK at this time. Go to Troubleshooting Intermittent Failures.


3.Check the connection at the OPDS sensor harness connector and the OPDS unit connector.

Are the connections OK?


YES - Go to 4.


NO - Reconnect the OPDS sensor harness connector, and clear the DTC.n


4.Replace the OPDS sensor/seat back foam, and reinitialize the OPDS system.

5.Erase the DTC memory, then check for DTC 15-3.

Is DTC 15-3 indicated?


YES - Go to 6.


NO - System is OK.n

6.Replace the OPDS unit, and reinitialize the OPDS system.

7.Erase the DTC memory, then check for DTC 15-3.

Is DTC 15-3 indicated?


YES - Replace the SRS unit.n


NO - System is OK.n