JDL 298875.31 – Machine Data Configuration Fault 2

JDL 298875.31 (JDL )

Code: 298875.31



This diagnostic trouble code, JDL 298875.31, is triggered when there is a fault in the machine configuration data, similar to other configuration faults but designated as Fault 2.


When this error code is triggered, the equipment may not operate as intended due to incorrect configuration settings. This can lead to reduced functionality or incorrect operation of various systems.


Verify Configuration Settings:

  • Check the machine configuration settings in the control unit. Ensure all settings are correct and consistent with the machine’s specifications.
  • Compare the current configuration with the default or recommended settings provided by the manufacturer.

Update Control Unit Software:

  • Ensure that the control unit software is up-to-date. Install any available updates to address known configuration issues and improve system stability.

Reload Configuration Data:

  • Reload the machine configuration data from a backup or default settings. This can help correct any corrupted or incorrect configuration data.

Consult Technical Support:

  • If the issue persists after performing the above steps, consult the manufacturer’s technical support for further assistance.
  • Provide the diagnostic trouble code and any relevant information gathered during the inspection.


Configuration faults can arise from software updates, incorrect user input, or corruption of configuration data. Regularly backing up configuration settings and following manufacturer guidelines can help prevent these issues.

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