Interlogix TX-E401 - Installation Manual
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To enroll the sensor
set your panel into program mode. Then go to the Learn Sensors menu.
Refer to your specific alarm panel manual for details on these menus.
With the battery installed,
remove the back cover of the device to activate the tamper switch. Then select the appropriate
sensor group and number. Re
attach the cover a
nd replace the s
crew to secure.
The tilt sensor will activate when the device is approximately at a 45 degree angle. By moving
actual ball sensor up or down
you can adjust this angle by a few degrees.
his device has a delay of approximately 1
second to eliminate false alarms cause
and vibration commonly subjected
to a large garage door
Included with this device are mounting screws and double sided tape.
Choose a suitable location
for the sensor
by following the procedure in the section “Testing the Sensor” ensuring desired
signal strength is achieved.
For reliable bonding with the tape
ensure the surface is clean and
dry. Apply the tape to the sensor and then to the desired location
, ensuring t
hat the arrow
indicator on the side of the device is pointed upwards
. Apply firm pressure for several seconds.
When mounting with double sided tape, ensure temperatures are above 50°F and will
remain above 50°F for at least 24 hours to ensure prope
fter 24 hours
the bond will hold
Where possible, install sensors within 100 ft. (30 m) of the panel. While a transmitter may have an
air range of 500 ft. (150 m) or more, the environment at the installation site may h
significant effect on operational range. Changing a sensor location may improve wireless
Testing the Sensor (Test Weekly)
The sensor test verifies proper communication between the sensor and the panel/receiver. To test
refer to the specific panel/receiver docu
mentation and do the following:
1. Put the panel/
receiver into sensor test mode.
2. Open the garage door
the sensor is protecting
, or tilt the device
The sensor transmits a signal.
3. Listen for siren beeps to dete
rmine the appropriate response.
4. Exit sensor test mode
Replacing the Battery
When the battery is low
a signal will be sent to the control panel. To
replace the battery:
Remove the screw securing the
cover to reveal the battery.
Install / r
eplace with a CR123A battery ensuring the
side of the battery
the cover and replace the screw to secure.
: Removing the cover will trigger a
zone tamper signal to the control panel.
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CR123A (1550 mAh)
95% RH non condensing
60 min (approximately)
Interlogix Learn Mode Panels and Receivers
FCC Compliance Statement
This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a Class B digital device, pursuant to Part 15 of the F
CC Rules. These limits are designed
to provide reasonable protection against harmful interference in a residential installation.
his equipment generates,
and can radiate radio frequency energy and, if not installed and used in accordance with the instructions, may cause harmful
interference to radio communications. However, there is no guarantee that interference will not occu
r in a particular installation.
If this equipment does cause harmful interference to radio or television reception, which can be determined by turning the eq
uipment off and on, the user is
encouraged to try to correct the interference by one or more of the following measures:
nt or relocate the receiving antenna.
Increase the separation between the equipment and receiver.
Connect the equipment into an outlet on a circuit different from that to which the receiver is connected.
Consult the dealer or an experienced rad
io/TV technician for help.
Changes or modifications not expressly approved by UTC Fire and Security could void the user’s authority to operate the equip
This device complies with Industry Canada
exempt RSS standard(s). Operation is subject
to the following two conditions: (1) this device may not cause
and (2) this device must accept any interference, including interference that may cause undesired operation of the device.
Cet appareil est conforme avec Industrie Canada exempts
de licence standard RSS (s). Son fonctionnement est soumis aux deux conditions suivantes: (1) cet
appareil ne doit pas provoquer d'interférences et (2) cet appareil doit accepter toute interférence, y compris celles pouvant
causer un mauvais fonctionnemen
In accordance with FCC requirements of human exposure to radiofrequency fields, the radiating element shall be installed such
that a minimum separation
distance of 20 cm is maintained from the general population.
This Class B digital apparatus complies with Canadian ICES
Cet appareil numérique de la classe B est conforme à la norme NMB
003 du Canada.
For contact information, visit us online at www.interlogix.com.
For technical supp
ort, see www.interlogix.com/support
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A PROPERLY INSTALLED AND MAINTAINED ALARM/SECURITY SYSTEM MAY ONLY REDUCE THE RISK OF EVENTS SUCH AS BREAK
BURGLARY, ROBBERY OR FIRE; IT IS NOT INSURANCE OR A GUARANTEE THAT SUCH EVENTS WILL NOT OCCUR, THAT ADEQUATE WARNING OR
PROTECTION WILL BE PROVI
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