PTF 000177.09 – CAN Bus Message Cannot Be Received, Information from PTA Control Software

PTF 000177.09 (PTF 177.09)

Code: 000177.09

Shortcode: 177.09


This error code indicates a data transfer problem between the PTF control software and PTA control software. The issue may lie in the CAN bus or the transmitting control software.


When this code is detected, the control software may exhibit limited or no functionality.


  • Inspect CAN Bus Connections:
    • Check all CAN bus connections for secure and correct installation.
    • Look for any damaged or corroded connectors and replace if necessary.
  • Verify Software Compatibility:
    • Ensure that both the PTF and PTA control software are compatible and up to date.
    • Update the software if necessary.
  • Check for Interference:
    • Identify any potential sources of electromagnetic interference that could disrupt CAN bus communication.
  • Diagnose the CAN Bus:
    • Use diagnostic tools to analyze CAN bus traffic and identify any abnormalities or faults.


Maintaining a healthy CAN bus communication is essential for the control software’s functionality. Regular checks and maintenance can help avoid data transfer issues.

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