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Truck not communicating through OB2 port

I tried to adjust my tpms with the H&S with the tpms module. When I hook it up it just says that it is initializing communication and it just stays there. My friend at the performance shop hooked his scanner to the truck and he can't communicate with it either. I can switch tunes on the mini with no problem. It seems like there is a problem With the OB2 port but I don't know. Any body else have this problem or any ideas to fix it
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Fuse is blown, same fuse that powers the cigarette lighter.

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I have never been able to reprogram my TPMS with the H&S module but I could turn it off. So that's what I did. Both my 12v ports have power.

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If your H&S powers up, that fuse is likely okay.

It won't communicate with the TPMS module installed, or at all?

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it does not work with the tuner installed. The tuner works fine but when i plug in the tpms adapter it just says its trying to comunicate and nothing ever happens.
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it does not work with the tuner installed. The tuner works fine but when i plug in the tpms adapter it just says its trying to comunicate and nothing ever happens.

Have you tried following the instructions as provided by H&S. To note, Step 5?

"Proceed to the MAIN MENU on your H&S tuning device.
Note: Black Maxx and Mini Maxx units may display INITIALIZING COMMUNICATION. This is normal. Select Menu
from the gauge screen to enter the MAIN MENU."

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