Honda Accord: Immobilizer-Keyless Control Unit Input
Test - Immobilizer System - Body Electrical - Honda Accord MK8 2008-2012 Service ManualHonda Accord: Immobilizer-Keyless Control Unit Input Test

NOTE: Before testing, troubleshoot the multiplex integrated control unit first, using B-CAN System Diagnosis Test Mode A (see page 22-134).

1. Remove the driver's dashboard lower cover (see page 20-166).

2. Remove the steering column covers (see page 20-181).

3. Disconnect the 7P connector (A) from the immobilizer-keyless control unit (B).

4. Inspect the connector and socket terminals to be sure they are all making


4. Inspect the connector and socket terminals to be sure they are all making good contact.

• If the terminals are bent, loose or corroded, repair them as necessary, and recheck the system.

• If the terminals look OK, go to step 5.

5. With the connector still disconnected, do these Input tests at the following connector.

• If any test indicates a problem, find and correct the cause, then recheck the system.

• If all the input tests prove OK, go to step 6.

6. Reconnect the connector to the immobilizer-keyless control unit, and do


6. Reconnect the connector to the immobilizer-keyless control unit, and do these input tests at the following connector.

• If any test indicates a problem, find and correct the cause, then recheck the system.

• If all the input tests prove OK, replace the immobilizer-keyless control unit (see page 22-440).

NOTE: If you replace the immobilizer-keyless control unit, do the immobilizer registration (see page 22-439).

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