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post #1 of 23 Old 12-29-2011, 07:56 AM Thread Starter
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FICM Repair

Has anyone heard of or used Notebook Mechanix for FICM repair? They offer FICM repair on e-bay for 69.95 with lifetime warranty. Can't beat the price, just wondering if anyone has used them and satisfied

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Never heard of that one. I just sent mine to Bulletproof Diesel


2006 F350 SOLD
* KMC XD Monsters wrapped in Hankook ATM's
* 08 style mirrors
* 4" TB exhaust
* SCT X2 with Gearhead, PHP and ID tunes
* Edge Insight CTS
*Full Bulletproof Diesel kit with remote oil cooler
* Blue FPR spring
* 6.4 Banjos
* Repaired FICM by BPD
* Dfuser coolant filter
* Stage1 MTW turbo



New truck has a Cummins and a handshaker
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I had mine done at FICMrepair.com.
Ed was awesome to deal with.
I sent it to him on Wed. and had it back in my truck that Sat. night.

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I sent mine out yesterday to BPD, and it was shipped back to me today witha new power supply!


2006 F350 SOLD
* KMC XD Monsters wrapped in Hankook ATM's
* 08 style mirrors
* 4" TB exhaust
* SCT X2 with Gearhead, PHP and ID tunes
* Edge Insight CTS
*Full Bulletproof Diesel kit with remote oil cooler
* Blue FPR spring
* 6.4 Banjos
* Repaired FICM by BPD
* Dfuser coolant filter
* Stage1 MTW turbo



New truck has a Cummins and a handshaker
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Mine just went out to Circuit Board Medics. They got it today. Should be sent out tomorrow, according to their e-mail.

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I can't help but wonder if any of these places test before/after? If they are testing, how are they doing it, just a voltage reading? I've seen quite a few read 48V at all settings but still be junk. Do they stake the components after they peel off all of the old staking compound? Hmmm.... these are things you should be asking.

They warranty for life, sure, but what are they going to do when you're stuck on the side of the road with a 30' gooseneck and your whole family in the truck. Send it back to them so they can resolder it? Do you sit on the side of the road the whole time waiting? Hrmmmm....

I know when I fix FICM's for customers, I actually put it on my own truck and drive it around for a few days, and also do some cold start testing with it. I also stake the components back down like factory. From what I've seen, Swamps doesn't even stake the components. I have only seen a couple opened up though, perhaps they do now.





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BPD replaces the power supply


2006 F350 SOLD
* KMC XD Monsters wrapped in Hankook ATM's
* 08 style mirrors
* 4" TB exhaust
* SCT X2 with Gearhead, PHP and ID tunes
* Edge Insight CTS
*Full Bulletproof Diesel kit with remote oil cooler
* Blue FPR spring
* 6.4 Banjos
* Repaired FICM by BPD
* Dfuser coolant filter
* Stage1 MTW turbo



New truck has a Cummins and a handshaker
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I sent mine out yesterday to BPD, and it was shipped back to me today witha new power supply!
Do they do a 58v FICM?

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Swamps does have a 58v FICM

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Do they do a 58v FICM?
No they don't


2006 F350 SOLD
* KMC XD Monsters wrapped in Hankook ATM's
* 08 style mirrors
* 4" TB exhaust
* SCT X2 with Gearhead, PHP and ID tunes
* Edge Insight CTS
*Full Bulletproof Diesel kit with remote oil cooler
* Blue FPR spring
* 6.4 Banjos
* Repaired FICM by BPD
* Dfuser coolant filter
* Stage1 MTW turbo



New truck has a Cummins and a handshaker
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