Z-Wave LUX PIR Sensor (ZU-117001) manual for Z-Wave

The following is an overview of the user manual for the Z-Wave product Z-Wave LUX PIR Sensor (ZU-117001)from Ness. To view other Z-Wave products and manuals from Ness follow that link.

  1. Overview
  2. Security
  3. Features
  4. Installation instructions


Ness Z-Wave LUX PIR Sensor
SKU Code
Built with premium components for better performance, these motion sensors provide instant and reliable performance as part of your security system. Ness is a leading developer of low power, highly reliable wireless solutions, including a wide range of intelligent wireless security, sensing and home automation devices.
Version #
HW: 1 FW: 1.12 was the version certified
Certification #
Z-Wave Version


As a Z-Wave Plus certified product, Z-Wave LUX PIR Sensor supports Z-Wave S2 security. The following security modes are directly supported:

  • S2 Authenticated
  • S2 Unauthenticated


Ness describes Z-Wave LUX PIR Sensor as having the following features:

  • Battery Quantity
  • Battery powered using batteries
  • FLiRS capable
  • Supports Network Wide Inclusion
  • Supports Z-Wave Explorer Frames
  • Supports Z-Wave SmartStart allowing you to setup the product simply by scanning its QR code via

Installation instructions

LUX will be in wake-up mode for 30 Seconds on power-up (batteries have been inserted).
• Event reporting is disabled during wake-up.
• LUX Z-Wave sensor also enters wake-up mode for 60 seconds once it has been added into a Z- Wave network - to allow the device to complete a Z-Wave interview.
• There is no wake-up Mode after the device has been removed from a Z-Wave network - the unpaired device will function in Walk Test mode.

Factory reset Z-Wave LUX PIR Sensor

To reset all LUX Z-Wave sensor settings to factory default, press and hold the Z-Wave Action button for 20 seconds and release. This will remove any previous Z- Wave network inclusion credentials and reset any user set parameters.

LUX will be in Walk Test mode once it exits wake- up mode.
The duration of the Walk Test Mode is configurable by CPN#13. The default is 30 minutes.
The Motion Alarm Retrigger Timer CPN#1 and Retrigger Mode CPN#2 are disabled during Walk- Test mode to allow the device to be tested without lockout timers. Motion events report whenever motion has detected.
Use Walk-Test Mode to test the sensor’s detection coverage and Z-Wave signal. Please note the Mounting Location and Mounting Height instructions for optimal performance.
• To exit Walk-Test mode, press and hold the Z-Wave Action Button for more than 3 seconds then release.

SmartStart location

SmartStart QR code's location as follows: *If your Z-Wave controller supports S2 Security 2 Authenticated encryption and DSK, enter the first 5 digits of the DSK printed at the bottom of the QR image on the rear of the LUX Z-Wave sensor.

LUX Z-Wave sensor is a SmartStart enabled device allowing it to be added into a Z-Wave network by scanning the Z-Wave QR Code present on the product with a controller providing SmartStart inclusion. No further action is required and the SmartStart product will be added automatically within 10 minutes of being switched on in the network vicinity.
*Requires a SmartStart compatible controller and app. LUX Z-Wave sensor must be within network range.
Scan the DSK QR code image on the front of this manual or on the rear of the LUX Z Wave sensor

You may need to refer to your Z-Wave gateway’s instructions for removing devices.
1. Put your primary Z-Wave gateway into exclude mode, the gateway should confirm that it is waiting to remove a device,
2. Press the Z-Wave Action button on your LUX Z-Wave sensor for 1 second.
3. The LED on the LUX Z-Wave sensor will display a solid Green LED for 1 second after successful exclusion.

Power up the LUX Z-Wave sensor by inserting the batteries (or fit the batteries in the correct polarity).
You may need to refer to your Z-Wave controller’s instructions for adding devices.
1. Put your primary Z-Wave gateway into inclusion mode, the gateway should confirm that it is waiting to add a new device,
2. Press the Z-Wave Action button on your LUX Z-Wave sensor for 1 second.
3. The LED on the LUX Z-Wave sensor will blink Red rapidly, followed by a solid Green LED for 1 second for successful inclusion, or a solid red LED for 1 second for a failed inclusion.

Please note that this is a user manual Z-Wave LUX PIR Sensor from Ness is provided as is and without warranty; all information contained herein is provided by the manufacturer or the certifying body. The information provided is for reference only and is not intended to be used as a substitute for professional advice. ZWaveProducts.com only warrants and is only able to support products purchased directly from us. If you have Z-Wave LUX PIR Sensor and have not purchased it from us, please contact the manufacturer directly with any further questions you may have.