Anybody??? The week after this last post, jumped n the car and it eerily started up all a working fine (as if it had never happened)
I didn’t install the radio purchased above, no need since all systems working properly, right? Everything has been working fine, and guess what ..the problem started up about 2 weeks ago. System back in “failsafe” mode. So I remove the main AV unit, disconnected battery, waited for caps /memory to drain, replaced with new AV unit and reconnected battery. No change.
After more research, found another refurbished unit with exact model numbers as my original AV unit. Bought it, reinstalled, still no response. Seems it’s not loading startup software or initialization properly and nothing in the center console is working and it won’t leave the failsafe mode. Cannot get to “hidden diagnostic screen” since the radio knob or settings buttons are not providing input signal to get there. Checked connectivity by “enter - up arrow button access” in ACC push to start button mode and all dash center console audibly check positive for signal.
Thinking about purchasing Consult-III diagnostics device since the local stealeships ripped me off and it’s cheaper than paying for a diagnostic report to tell me everything I’ve written here.
Has anybody seen this? And can please offer assistance??? I’m about to sell it for salvage just to get my