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Old 03-07-2007, 01:03 PM   #1
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Exclamation OBC trying to be funny P

hey guys,

i had to disconnect my battery a couple of days ago and when i connected it back the OBC just shows sumthng like PPPP, i checked the manual and also checked for threads about that but couldnt find anything, so at last my question is,

how can i make that work again???

thanks
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Old 07-02-2007, 03:03 AM   #2
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I hoipe you figired it out by now, but you set the time...
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Old 07-25-2007, 12:54 AM   #3
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hey guys,

i had to disconnect my battery a couple of days ago and when i connected it back the OBC just shows sumthng like PPPP, i checked the manual and also checked for threads about that but couldnt find anything, so at last my question is,

how can i make that work again???

thanks

I have the same problem

Did you fixed it ?
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Old 07-25-2007, 04:12 AM   #4
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as "eagle" stated - just reset the clock/time & date
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Old 07-27-2007, 12:30 AM   #5
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as "eagle" stated - just reset the clock/time & date

OK ! But my OBC is type 4
and it doesn't have the reset hole

How can I reset it ?
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Old 07-29-2007, 02:54 AM   #6
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set the clock and time again...
using the 1000 100 10 & 1 keys

not "reset"
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Old 07-30-2007, 12:38 AM   #7
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set the clock and time again...
using the 1000 100 10 & 1 keys

not "reset"

OK!

Thank you !

I will try on.
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Old 07-30-2007, 07:37 AM   #8
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When I pressed the keys , my OBC didn't react .

I can't enter value , it shows only PPPP

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Old 07-30-2007, 07:11 PM   #9
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try pressing time date first... I don't remember since i pretty much just do it and don't think about it.
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Old 07-31-2007, 03:38 AM   #10
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I held down clock and set and that gets the clock able to be set again.
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Old 08-01-2007, 07:20 AM   #11
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I held down clock and set and that gets the clock able to be set again.

again ....... no action
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Old 08-06-2007, 08:10 PM   #12
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then it must be dead... or you can try resetting it by removing the positive battery terminal again, and give it one more shot.
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Old 08-08-2007, 02:32 AM   #13
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I fitted a new coding plug and now the OBC works good.

thank yuo guys for suggestions
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