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Old 01-07-2011, 08:31 AM
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Question Clean Park Assist Sensors?

So I live in MN and it is obviously cold and snowy, so the roads are a mess all winter long. I have a unlimited wash pass at the local gas stations. Every time I go thru the car wash my park assist turns itself off. It gives me a message of "Clean park assist sensors". I know they are clean, the whole truck is clean. It does not appear there is any ice on them from the wash either. I leave the truck over night in my heated gararge and the next day its fine again. Until I wash the truck. It seems like maybe one or more sensor is getting wet internally and screwing them up. I remember a post about this awhile back but a search found me nothing. Is anybody else having issues and if so what have you found for a remedy? I will be heading back to the stealership in a couple thousand miles for another free oil change but thats a month or so out.
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Mine did the same thing last time thru the car wash. When I got home there was a super small bit of ice on one of them. I don't think I started the truck up right away after cleaning it off though, and it was fine the next day when I jumped in.
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Same here.
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Same same after a wash. Mine was saying clean then telling me there is something behind me. Did this for two days I kept going out and trying to clean it thinking there was some ice on it. It works ok now.
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it can also happen if you have the dual exhaust out the back, the exhaust wil circulate up and condensate, then freeze. i havent tried it yet but i was thinking of using lock de-icer. other than that take your wifes blowdryer to them for 30 secons. should clear it all up for ya!
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No problems with mine after a car wash but I don't have the cold you guys do.
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yep happens to me right after a wash in the cold as well...
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I've had no problems with mine even after a wash, and it's getting pretty cold here now.
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No problems with mine after a car wash but I don't have the cold you guys do.
Same here. Cold in Florida is anything below 70 degrees.
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Yup same here, wipe em off a couple times and they're good to go. Kind of a pita as the sensor reads there being an object behind you and the warning buzzer sounds, so I turn it off but at night with the tint it's nice having it up and running in grocery store parking lots etc...
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