Why is a device reporting excessive 'Telematics device fault: all power removed - device restarted' engine faults?

Applies To

  • Engine faults
  • Telematics device fault:
  • Faulty installation
  • Device power loss

Answer

Excessive Telematics device fault: all power removed - device restarted engine faults usually indicate that the device installation was not done properly and its loose connection is causing frequent power losses. Everytime the device loses power, this engine fault is created. Check for other Telematics device fault: logs for other possible causes for the device power loss.

Additional Notes

The excessive engine faults can also be caused by the vehicle kill switch.