What does the Service Park Assist message mean?

If you see the message “Service Park Assist System” on your gauge cluster, there’s something keeping this system from working. It uses cameras and sensors to detect objects around your vehicle that you may not be able to see, so you can avoid them. Often, this warning pops up when one of the sensors is dirty, preventing it from sensing objects. The service warning also appears if a sensor or the wiring to it is damaged. Did you just hook up a trailer? The system may think something is wrong, because the rear sensors are constantly detecting an object nearby. However, some systems can detect this, and will display “Parking System Blocked” instead of “Service Parking System.”

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