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I purchased a ficm from a member here who said it had been tweaked to 53volts.
How can I tell what, if anything, has been done to it ?

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I purchased a ficm from a member here who said it had been tweaked to 53volts.
How can I tell what, if anything, has been done to it ?

Joe
Is this a BPD FICM or an oem FICM?

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Does BPD tune the FICM also?
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Does BPD tune the FICM also?
BPD only sells the power side of the ficm. The tune goes in the logic side, which rarely fails

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It would involved a tiny resistor soldered on the power board.

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Do you (or anyone else) have any pics of what something like that would look like so I can open this up and see if I have been sold a fabrication ?

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Yep, that's not factory. Put it on and measure your voltage with a multi meter.

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