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Preventative electrical maintenance

Something that's been on my mind. It seems there are several sensors that will give you a bad day if they just go out on you.
So that said in my case with a 276k mile rig and not having any heads up on the maintenance done to her. What would/should i go ahead and replace or at the least keep a spare in the glove box.



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Not sure about the sensors, but spraying deoxit on any connector you disconnect is a good pm policy.

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CPs, idm, PCM, fuses, and bulbs

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^^^^^ +1; including maxifuses. And a cheap multi-meter.
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How bout a ipr? Hoe often do they go bad?

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Never had one fail, so couldn't tell ya, actually only thing I've ever had to replace is the CPs, but ipr usually goes from being oily, at least that's how they end up in the problem forum

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ICP sensor.



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