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Old 09-04-2012, 10:27 AM   #6
suznal
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Originally Posted by sailor View Post
Disassemble, clean, and grease (dielectric type) all the wires that go to the tranny - it's electronic, so any bad connections (exacerbated by water) will cause issues....

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OK, I was about to tackle it this weekend, but I received conflicting information about using the grease on the connectors.
I was told that if i grease the pins and re-connect, if the pins don't make actual metal-to-metal contact that it could screw things up even further. I did some looking around on the internet and found information backing this up.
Can I disconnect the connectors, clean up the contacts, put the grease on the pins and re-connect without a problem?
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