NHTSA ID Number: 10161682
Manufacturer Communication Number: SB-30-1268
How to set the date on AM model variants
2 Affected Products
Reason for this Service Bulletin
An event on 6th April 2019 caused the GPS date on some vehicles to be incorrect by approximately 20 years. This is known as GPS Time Rollover or GPS Time Epoch. The procedure that follows applies to most vehicles in the ranges below.
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S ERVICE BULL E T IN
Reference number: SB-30-1268 Issued: 30 May, 2019
Subject: Setting the Date
Model(s): DB11, Vantage 19MY, DBS Superleggera
VIN Range: N/A
Applicable to: All Dealers
Distribute to: After Sales Manager
Reason for this Service Bulletin
An event on 6th April 2019 caused the GPS date on some vehicles to be incorrect by approximately 20 years. This is
known as GPS Time Rollover or GPS Time Epoch. The procedure that follows applies to most vehicles in the ranges
Model Start VIN End VIN
DB11 Volante SCFRMFCW6KGM08349 SCFRMFCW9LGM08542
DB11 SCFRMFEV9KGL08363 SCFRMFEV4LGL08515
Vantage 19MY SCFSMGAW4LGN02998 SCFSMGAW4LGN03214
DBS Superleggera SCFRLHAV4KGR01052 SCFRLHAV6KGR01134
1. Set the ignition to ON.
2. Go to the menu and click on ‘Vehicle’ (refer to
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3. Move the controller over ‘System Settings’ (refer to
4. Hold the rotary controller to the left until the Service menu shows.
5. Click on ‘Dealer Menu’.
6. Click on ‘Car’.
7. Click on ‘Time’.
8. Click on ‘EPOCH’.
9. Click on ‘2019-2038’ (refer to Figure 3).
10. Set the ignition to OFF.
Procedure and Labour Time
Description Labour Time ROT Code
SB-30-1268 – Infotainment Date 0.05 hours 15.01.BG
Failure Mode Description
Select the failure modes that follow when you make a claim through the Warranty system:
Subsystem Location Component Mode of Failure
ELECTRICAL INFOTAINMENT – AUDIO
CONTROL MODULE –
POOR PERFORMANCE –
If you have any questions related to this Service Bulletin, please contact: Aston Martin Technical Services
on: +44 (0) 1926 644720, email: [email protected],
Or contact your After Sales Manager.
The English version of this Service Bulletin is written in
Simplified Technical English to ASD-STE100™.
Reference number: SB-30-1268
Issued: 30 May, 2019
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