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Run the wire that was prepared in step 8 to the 8 pin connector on the wiring harness for the Product Link. This harness is illustrated in Systems Operation, "System Components". Follow the recommended procedures for routing wiring that was explained in the installation of the Product Link module.
At the 8-Pin connector, connect the wire to the first available contact. The available contacts for the additional switched inputs are 3, 4, 6 and 7.
Connect the Electronic Technician (ET) to the machine. If you are unfamiliar with ET, see Troubleshooting, "Service Tools".
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Start the Electronic Technician. After starting the ET, a list of electronic control modules is shown on the screen. Select the Product Link.
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Select the "Configuration" menu from the ET screen.
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After the list of configurable parameters is displayed, select "Digital Sensor Input #1 Type Configuration". This is shown in illustration 4.Note: Select a spare input that is labelled as "Not Configured".
Select the proper configuration for the normal state of the switch. Click "OK" after making the selection.
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Select the "Digital Sensor Input #1 Description" and type in an appropriate description for the switch. This is shown in illustration 5. Click "OK" after entering the description.
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Select the "Digital Sensor Input #1 Delay Time" and type in the delay time in seconds. This is shown in illustration 6. Click "OK" after entering the delay.
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Go to the "Status" screens by selecting the icon on the toolbar. This is shown in illustration 7. Select "Status Group 3".
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Ensure that the digital sensor input that was configured has changed from "Not Configured" to "Inactive".
In order to verify the installation, you can simulate a fault by manually changing the state of the switch. For example on a normally closed switch, unplug the harness connector from the sensor. After the delay time has expired, the status of the input should change from "Inactive" to "Active".