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Paddle Shifter - (Downshift Switch) Test

SRS components are located in this area. Review the SRS component locations and the precautions and procedures before doing repairs or service.
  1. Check the paddle shifter − (downshift switch) for continuity between steering switch harness 20P connector terminals No. 8 and No. 12.
    There should be continuity while pressing the paddle shifter − (downshift switch), and no continuity when the switch is released.
  1. Paddle shifter − (downshift switch) test has finished if the test result is OK.
    If the switch works incorrectly at the 20P connector, test the switch at the switch connector.

  1. Remove paddle shifter − (downshift switch) connector from its holder, and disconnect the connector.
  1. Check the paddle shifter − (downshift switch) for continuity between the switch connector terminals while pressing the switch and when the switch is released.
    There should be continuity while pressing the switch, and no continuity when the switch is released.
  1. Replace the paddle shifter − (downshift switch) if the switch works incorrectly.
  1. Replace the steering switch harness if the switch is OK.