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Old 08-18-2019, 12:34 PM   #11
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If you must replace the computer, try all computer resources. I can't post links due to lack of posts.

I have no affiliation with them, but I did order a computer from them. Call them on the phone and they will ask for the VIN and any other pertinent information. Expect a 3-4 day turnaround time, and time for shipping.

Thanks, may try them if mine is one of the cheaper ones since they flash it for you also.
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Thanks, may try them if mine is one of the cheaper ones since they flash it for you also.
Fuel pump relay has nothing to do with 'no crank' issues.

You never answered the second part of my question from 5 months ago:
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When you say 'I get nothing when I turn the key either' can you elaborate? Does it crank in START? At that point does anything work when you turn the key to ON - headlights, interior lights, radio, heater fan, turn signals, etc?
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When the car starts/runs can you get it to die just idling in neutral for a period of time? Have you monitored battery voltage before it dies?

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Old 08-19-2019, 06:32 PM   #13
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Fuel pump relay has nothing to do with 'no crank' issues.

You never answered the second part of my question from 5 months ago:


When the car starts/runs can you get it to die just idling in neutral for a period of time? Have you monitored battery voltage before it dies?

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Yeah it has died at a light just idling..haven't tried starting and just idling for awhile yet....battery voltage stays up 13+, tach and speedo die, other gauges + radio stay on, starter sometimes won't go at all after it dies, sometimes sort of engages but not enough to start car.
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Yeah it has died at a light just idling..haven't tried starting and just idling for awhile yet....battery voltage stays up 13+, tach and speedo die, other gauges + radio stay on, starter sometimes won't go at all after it dies, sometimes sort of engages but not enough to start car.
Headlights work or no after it dies?

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Old 11-02-2019, 03:54 PM   #15
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Well a shop replaced the ECU and it was not that....where are the likely harness shorts locations?
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Headlights work or no after it dies?

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I will check, it is at a shop atm
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Old 11-03-2019, 03:36 PM   #17
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I doubt it's the ecu. Although and electrical problem is likely.

Have you checked the hatch wiring? it was a common problem that the wiring from the body going into the hatch has broken causing all kinds of weird problems for people.
By the hatch, you mean the rear tailgate/truck? The wiring to the tag light and the remote release?
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I doubt it's the ecu. Although and electrical problem is likely.

Have you checked the hatch wiring? it was a common problem that the wiring from the body going into the hatch has broken causing all kinds of weird problems for people.
By the hatch, you mean the rear tailgate/trunk lid? The wiring to the tag light and the remote release?
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Yes. Look at right where the harness goes into the lid, the first 6 inches, where the electrical has to flex the most. Watch how the harness flexes at almost closing the lid and you can see where most likely the place is.
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