OEM Calibration Requirements Search


2018 Ford Taurus

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Vehicle System Options

Active Park Assist

Active Park Assist
Cameras/Sensors:
Sensor(s) in Front Bumper Cover/Grille (Sides)
Yes No Not Identified
DTCs Set X
System MIL X



Adaptive Cruise Control

Adaptive Cruise Control
Cameras/Sensors:
Sensor(s) Behind Front Bumper Cover/Grille
Yes No Not Identified
DTCs Set X
System MIL X



Collision Warning

Forward Collision Warning
Cameras/Sensors:
Sensor(s) Behind Front Bumper Cover/Grille
Yes No Not Identified
DTCs Set X
System MIL X



Blind Spot Detection

Blind Spot Information Center
Cameras/Sensors:
Sensor(s) Behind Rear Bumper Cover
Yes No Not Identified
DTCs Set X
System MIL X



Lane Departure Warning

Lane Keeping Alert
Cameras/Sensors:
Camera Near Rearview Mirror
Yes No Not Identified
DTCs Set X
System MIL X



Lane Keep Assist

Lane Keeping Aid
Cameras/Sensors:
Camera Near Rearview Mirror
Yes No Not Identified
DTCs Set X
System MIL X



Rear View

Parking Aid Camera
Cameras/Sensors:
Camera in Deck Lid/Liftgate/Tailgate
Yes No Not Identified
DTCs Set X
System MIL X



Park Assist

Parking Aid
Cameras/Sensors:
Sensor(s) in Rear Bumper Cover
Yes No Not Identified
DTCs Set X
System MIL X



Rear Cross Traffic

Cross Traffic Alert
Cameras/Sensors:
Sensor(s) Behind Rear Bumper Cover
Yes No Not Identified
DTCs Set X
System MIL X



Adaptive Lighting

Automatic High Beams
Cameras/Sensors:
Camera Near Rearview Mirror
Yes No Not Identified
DTCs Set X
System MIL X




Camera in Deck Lid/Liftgate/Tailgate

OEM Name: Video Camera

Calibration/Initialization Requirement Events:

  • If camera is replaced
Camera in Deck Lid/Liftgate/Tailgate Yes No Not Identified
DTC Set X
Scan Tool Required X
Special Tools Required X

Systems Affected:

Rear View


Camera Near Rearview Mirror

OEM Name: Image Processing Module A

Calibration/Initialization Requirement Events:

  • If mirror/camera is replaced
  • If suspension work or wheel alignment is performed
  • If there is a change in the tire size
  • If there is a vehicle collision where the front air bag(s) deployed
  • If windshield is replaced
Camera Near Rearview Mirror Yes No Not Identified
DTC Set X
Scan Tool Required X
Special Tools Required X

Note:
If replacing the camera with a new one, data will typically need to be transferred from existing camera.


Systems Affected:

Lane Departure Warning Lane Keep Assist Adaptive Lighting


Sensor(s) Behind Front Bumper Cover/Grille

OEM Name: Cruise-Control Module (C-CM)

Calibration/Initialization Requirement Events:

  • If sensor is removed/installed or replaced
Sensor(s) Behind Front Bumper Cover/Grille Yes No Not Identified
DTC Set X
Scan Tool Required X
Special Tools Required X

Note:
If replacing the sensor with a new one, data will typically need to be transferred from existing sensor.


Systems Affected:

Adaptive Cruise Control Collision Warning


Sensor(s) Behind Rear Bumper Cover

OEM Name: Side Obstacle Detection (SOD) Module

Calibration/Initialization Requirement Events:

  • No calibration/initialization requirements found
Sensor(s) Behind Rear Bumper Cover Yes No Not Identified
DTC Set X
Scan Tool Required X
Special Tools Required X

Note:
If replacing the sensor with a new one, data will typically need to be transferred from existing sensor.


Systems Affected:

Blind Spot Detection Rear Cross Traffic


Sensor(s) in Front Bumper Cover/Grille (Sides)

OEM Name: Active Park Assist Sensor

Calibration/Initialization Requirement Events:

  • If sensor is installed
Sensor(s) in Front Bumper Cover/Grille (Sides) Yes No Not Identified
DTC Set X
Scan Tool Required X
Special Tools Required X

Note:
Not a calibration, but an operation check.


Systems Affected:

Active Park Assist


Sensor(s) in Rear Bumper Cover

OEM Name: Parking Aid Sensor

Calibration/Initialization Requirement Events:

  • If sensor is installed
Sensor(s) in Rear Bumper Cover Yes No Not Identified
DTC Set X
Scan Tool Required X
Special Tools Required X

Note:
Not a calibration, but an operation check.


Systems Affected:

Park Assist



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