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Ducati Diavel Service Manual: Stop light not working

Fault codes

Dds: stop light diagnosis -> stop light error (generic stop light malfunction indication).

Dashboard: the error "stop light" is shown on the service display. The eobd warning light activates.

Wiring diagram

Stop light not working


Db dashboard connection, bbs bbs unit connection, a front brake button, p rear brake button, l stop light. A key on power (+15 from hands free relay 30), db 4 grey/red - gr/r, the switch cable connected to a via the fuse is black - bk, bbs 6 grey/red - gr/r, ground on stop light, black - bk.

Location of connections and components

Location of connections and components


Rear running light and stop light connection.

Location of connections and components


Front brake button mounted near lever operating brake pump.

Location of connections and components


Rear brake button mounted near lever operating brake pump. The button is normally closed (when the brake lever does not press on the button because it has been pressed by enough to cause a braking effect, the contacts close, short circuiting the contacts).

Location of connections and components


Pin numbering for wiring harness side dashboard connector.

Location of connections and components


Pin numbering of wiring harness side bbs unit connection.

Abs disabled information not displayed
Fault codes Dds: displays a fault code described in the description of the abs system. Dashboard: no fault code displayed. Wiring diagram Checks The abs fault indicator indicates the occurr ...

Exhaust by-pass valve not working correctly
Fault codes Dds: exvl diagnosis -> position error, potentiometer, short circuit to ground or open circuit (s.C. Gnd or c.O.), Potentiometer short circuited to vdc (potentiometer s.C vdc). Da ...

Other materials:

Operating principle and characteristics of the ride-by-wire system
The engine control system of the diavel uses a ride-by-wire system with motorised throttle valves. This eliminates all direct connection with metal cables between the throttle grip and the throttle valves themselves. Cables are used to rotate the aps potentiometer, which generates an electric ...

Checking the fuses
The main fuse box (1) and the secondary one (2) are located in the tool tray; to reach the fuse box remove the seat as specified under sect. 5 - 3 "Removal of the seat". The fuses are accessed by removing the cover, which shows the ampere ratings and mounting locations. For ampere ratings ...

Refitting the cylinder head assemblies
Warning To prevent oil leaks past the contact area between cylinders and crankcase, each time the head is removed, cylinder and piston must be removed as well to clean the mating faces of crankcase and cylinder and restore the spoiled gaskets and o-rings and apply again liquid sealant (sect. ...

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