CTA false alerts

CTA false alerts  - Blind spot information system (BLIS ) With crosstraffic alert (CTA) (If 
equipped) - Driving - Lincoln MKS Owners Manual - Lincoln MKS

Due to the nature of radar technology, there may be certain instances when the BLIS will alert with no object present when backing up. This is known as a false alert. Some level of false alerts are normal.

Circumstances that may cause a false alert when backing up are backing out of a garage, backing into a parking space, and objects very close to the sensor. False alerts are temporary and self correct.

    See also:

    Readiness for Inspection/Maintenance (I/M) testing
    Some state/provincial and local governments may have Inspection/Maintenance (I/M) programs to inspect the emission control equipment on your vehicle. Failure to pass this inspection could prevent ...

    Blind spot mirrors (if equipped)
    Your vehicle may be equipped with blind spot mirrors or a blind spot information system. Refer to Blind spot mirrors or Blind spot information system (BLIS ) with cross traffic alert (CTA) in the ...

    Leather seats (if equipped)
    Х Remove dust and loose dirt with a vacuum cleaner. Х Clean spills and stains as quickly as possible. Х For routine cleaning, wipe the surface with a soft, damp cloth. For more thorough cleaning ...