Reset Power Cab to factory defaults

Since the Power Cab functions as a DCC command station, a cab, and a track power booster. Two different resets are required to restore it to the way it came out of the box. 


To reset the command station section of the Power Cab

press “prog/esc”  5 times.

the cab will display "SET CMD STATION"

press “enter”  12 times  

display will say “reset system?”

press 6 for Yes. (No need to press enter after the 6)

press 1 to confirm

The system will blink off for a few seconds to reboot / power cycle then come back up.


You must also reset the cab section of the Power Cab as below.

1. unplug the cable from the bottom of the Power Cab.

2. Hold down the "select loco" key while plugging in the Power Cab to the PCP (Power Cab Panel). After the Power Cab is plugged in, release the button.

3. You are now in cab setup mode. You will see the current Cab Address displayed with a blinking cursor.

4. To reset a cab to factory defaults. press 00 for the address, then press enter. This resets the cab to factory defaults and using address 2. 

5. press the prog/esc key to complete the process and get back to regular operating mode. 

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