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Hello. First I do need a vin# ***** the vehicle please. And second. Blowing it up can you elaborate on that? What codes are stored, any leaks of the struts, etc....... Thanks
ok thanks for the info . there is a tech bulletin where the level sensors in the front gets moisture in them then shorts the module out . the sensors needs to be replaced then a new module . then calibration is needed to set the level correctly!!
FYI i do have a spare module that is good and is the updated part # *****
Group: 43 Number: 01-01 Date: May 8, 2001 Subject: Self-Leveling System Inoperative, Level Control Check Light On Model(s): allroad 2001 Condition Indicator lamp for the suspension level control system -K134- is on; self-leveling suspension is inoperative. DTC's 01780, and either 00774 or 00776 are stored in DTC memory. Rubber sealing plugs for vacant electrical connector ports could be missing or incorrect. This may cause water ingress into electrical connector at front level control system sensors and corrosion to electrical contacts. Service - Check vacant electrical connector ports and install solid rubber plugs if missing. Also replace any existing rubber plugs with solid rubber plugs. - Inspect electrical pin connectors at front level control system sensors (see Repair Manual, Level Control System, Servicing). - Replace corroded electrical pin connectors, Part No. 000 979 009 (includes 5 connectors), as well as the affected level control system sensor. ^ If DTC 65535 is stored in DTC memory, the self-leveling suspension control module -J197- is damaged and must also be replaced. Note: ^ The Wiring Harness Repair Kit VAS 1978 contains the necessary solid rubber sealing plugs. ^ VAS 1978 includes instructions for replacing electrical pin connectors. CAUTION! Part numbers are for reference only. Always check with your Parts Dept. for the latest parts information. If pin connectors or level control system sensors are replaced under New Vehicle Limited Warranty, use the following: Part ID: 4319 Use appropriate Labor Operation and Time Units for this procedure.
here is the tech bulletin!!
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