Cable Tester overview - SharpX X1S, X2S, X1S-CN, X2S-CN, XSU

AutoVu Hardware Guide for SharpX Mobile Installation

Applies to
SharpX X1S, X2S, X1S-CN, X2S-CN, XSU
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The cable tester is included in the AutoVu Alignment Kit and is used to verify if Sharp or SharpX camera cables are wired correctly and are not defective.

The following tests can be performed with the Cable Tester:

Passive test
Used to verify that the Sharp or SharpX camera cable is not defective.
Active test
Used only for SharpX systems and is used to verify that the camera ports on the LPR Processing Unit are not defective.

Camera field of view

  Description Additional information
A SharpX cable connection  
B Test feedback - SharpX camera cable Green solid: Good circuit

Red solid: Faulty connection

C Test feedback - Sharp/ SharpX RJ45 Green solid: Good circuit

Red solid: Faulty connection

Red/green flashing: No ground connected (black wire on SharpX 5-pos camera connector)

Red/amber flashing: Intermittent connection

Chaser pattern: No passive board connected or no cable connected

D Test button  
E Sharp cable connection  
F Testing mode Blue solid: Passive mode

Blue flashing: Active mode

G Passive/active toggle Passive mode: Tests cables and cable terminations (requires Passive Boards)

Active mode: Tests LPR Processing Unit connectors (SharpX only)

H Sharp/SharpX toggle  
I Low battery Off: Battery normal

One red fast flash: Battery normal

Red solid: Low battery