Recent content by Brent Wahl

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    2020 Max on dusty roads

    While in the Black Hills near Custer drove out to visit a friend and see his off the grid location. Road to his place was dirt gravel and about 8 miles each way. the following day I loaded the car the drive home and found a 1/2 inch wide dust ring 360 degrees inside the hatch seal. the hatch...
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    Seat Cushion 2020 at 30,000 miles ....

    After our latest 4,500 drive to Sturgis my wife complains that the seat cushions no longer are comfortable. Our 2020 Max Pd has less than 30,000 miles and while it has the massage seats we never use then. Our last 2016 Ford F150 Pd seats cushions failed in the same manner after 100,000 miles...
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    2019 HD Trailer Backup System Failures

    After towing the bike up to Sturgis SD ... 2000 miles each way ... We report the back up pro assist work well in rain dark shade bright light ... The only issue is that it is best to align the tailer with the vehicle in a fairly straight line before using back up assist pro for best backing up...
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    2019 HD Trailer Backup System Failures

    My first set up that never worked (Before Dealer calibration) So maybe it would have worked post calibration ...
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    2019 HD Trailer Backup System Failures

    After a quick and dirty modification of the sticker / label I remounted the metal plate and then erased the old trailer settings and re calibrated the sticker on the trailer. The recently calibrated back up pro camera / system detected the new sticker first try! While my new mount is not great...
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    2019 HD Trailer Backup System Failures

    Ford dealer pulled out the calibration mats and after 4 hours things got better. to optimize I need to relocate the sticker …. So more work to make it mire reliable https://www.adaptautomotive.com/articles/543-a-peek-inside-lamettrys-collisions-adas-calibration-center
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    2019 HD Trailer Backup System Failures

    Camera was replaced 2 weeks ago as part of the recall. The dealer failed to calibrate the 360 system so I had to return to them for a follow up calibration of the rear camera to get it to display correctly. Rear camera lens looks clean but did not use any chemicals to clean it. Water and soft...
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    2019 HD Trailer Backup System Failures

    Well tried a few more times and the Red Circle of Death never found the new sticker .... SEE Photos
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    2019 HD Trailer Backup System Failures

    Will try again with new mounting of sticker and some dark tape to lessen the Florida sunlight.
  10. Brent Wahl

    2020 Max platimum Front Camera Image Dark

    UPDATE: Front and rear cameras do not show in 360 overhead view. Dealer fixed it twice but each time dealer did not do the calibration required so 4 total visits to get all the camera and display to work correctly. Given this issue we may decide to spend the cash for the extended warrantee...
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    Cam Phaser issue scaring me from buying

    Are there videos , with sound , comparing the phaser issue before and after repair? cold start up start up sound differences?
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    2019 HD Trailer Backup System Failures

    Yes. Dead center between the min and max limits FORD lists. My first attempt that did not work had the sticker at the edge of the minimum 7 ".
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    2019 HD Trailer Backup System Failures

    Did more testing and got decent results by doing some quick and DYI mounting of the label. Used some plywood, claps and some painter tape. I placed the sticker in the mid point of the 7" to 22" range. Before the sticker was at the minimum range of 7". Trailer is a Kendon motorcycle ride on...
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    2019 HD Trailer Backup System Failures

    After masking off most of the bright aluminum reflection points I again tried to calibrate my Pro Back Up Towing system. (2020 Max with Kendon Motorcycle tow rack). It did not work well. So now trying to reinstall a new sticker on a temporary larger mount (Wood) and try again. If that does not...
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    2019 HD Trailer Backup System Failures

    I do have some Al reflection will look at
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