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Rearview Camera activation using ForScan?

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ricerockets
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Rearview Camera activation using ForScan?

Post by ricerockets » Sun Apr 16, 2017 5:58 pm

Did anyone ever succeed at activating the rearview camera function on a non sync PI using forscan?

What value needs to be changed to activate it ? I'm trying to compare ab files but I'm having trouble finding what I need to modify

My VIN ( Base '13 PI ) 1FAHP2M88DG205272
Other car found equipped with rearview ('15 PI) 1FAHP2MK8FG178508

Here's what I have :
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I found this info on the F-150 forums which seems to be using a similar display:
Basic Sync w/4" Display

7A5-01-01 x0xx xxxx xxxx Reverse camera disabled DanMc85's findings
7A5-01-01 x2xx xxxx xxxx Reverse camera enabled

Now I'm not sure if it's the same for the tarus so I haven't tried it yet

Thanks!


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Re: Rearview Camera activation using ForScan?

Post by crownedking » Sat Apr 22, 2017 12:03 pm

try this and report back please.

This is the Taurus backup camera in 4.2 inch screen enable bit if you need it.

7A5-01-01 APIM 0221 1000 00E1 - backup camera enabled only

http://www.supermotors.net/registry/media/1095657 <- work in progress, been busy at work.
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Re: Rearview Camera activation using ForScan?

Post by CivvyFPIS » Tue Nov 05, 2019 1:51 am

Was this confirmed to work? I've tried using the "decoded" menu to enable it, and nothing worked.

Don't want to mess with the hex values if those values weren't confirmed to work on a 2013 PI

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Re: Rearview Camera activation using ForScan?

Post by detkay » Fri Nov 08, 2019 12:32 am

You can give it a try and see. If it doesn’t work, you can always restore it back to its factory hex key. Just remember to write down the original one before you change it.
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Re: Rearview Camera activation using ForScan?

Post by crownedking » Fri Nov 08, 2019 7:55 pm

works great. check your wiring. blue screen until 5+mph forward.
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Re: Rearview Camera activation using ForScan?

Post by CivvyFPIS » Sun Nov 10, 2019 8:49 am

What do you mean by "blue screen until 5+mph forward"?

And do you have the wiring diagram for what pin takes the video input? I've only been able to find the diagram for the aux input pins.

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