JIFELINE TECH TIP ECS OP-052-B1, OP-052-D1 TOW BAR WIRING KIT

After the installation of the ECS OP-052-B1 or OP-052-D1 tow bar e-Set no coding or programming is required. The Park Distance Control (PDC) is switched off automatically by the trailer module. Rear fog light deactivation will also work properly. 

Models:

Opel

  • Astra J hatchback 12/2009-
  • Astra J station wagon 12/2010-
  • Astra station wagon 2012-
  • Astra sedan 2012-
  • Astra GTC 2011-
  • Astra Sports Tourer 12/2010-
  • Corsa E 2015-
  • Insignia 11/2008-
  • Insignia Sports Tourer 11/2008-
  • Meriva 4/2010-
  • Mokka 1/2013-
  • Zafira Tourer 12/2011-

Chevrolet

  • Cruze 3/2011-
  • Orlando 2/2011-
  • Trax 3/2013

Saab

  • 9-5 6/2010-

No coding required

The manual is very clear about tow bar coding or programming. There is no coding or programming required. 

The instruction on page 26 in the OP-052-B1 manual explains coding is not required for this tow bar e-Set. Source: ECS catalogue.ecs-electronics.nl.

The instruction on page 26 in the OP-052-B1 manual explains coding is not required for this tow bar e-Set. Source: ECS catalogue.ecs-electronics.nl.

Rear fog light deactivation

In some cases it is neccesairy to add extra wiring kit SP140ZZ for rear fog light deactivation.

  • Opel Mokka 01/2013 -

Programming of the vehicle control modules

In case where it is necessary that a control module in the vehicle needs a software update during vehicle service or repair make sure the trailer module has been disconnected.  

Instructions for reprogramming a vehicle control module. Source: ECS catalogue.ecs-electronics.nl.

Instructions for reprogramming a vehicle control module. Source: ECS catalogue.ecs-electronics.nl.

Especially when the Body Control Module (BCM) needs a software update this instruction must be taken care of.