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post #1 of 10 Old 09-12-2008, 06:02 AM Thread Starter
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Very urgent PCM HELP!!

Dropped my Truck of at the dealer yesterday to get the PCM reflashed and they shot it. Truck is dead, they said the PCM was bad, even though the truck ran without problems when took there. Anyways, they want $960 for it installed!! No way!

My question is, which years PCM are interchangable when I start looking for one from the junkyard or does anyone have one for sale!!

Any help is appreciated, Thanks!!

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I reading some where that you can pic one up at auto zone, or some other parts house for around 130.00 it is a plank, no programing. Can,t remember where i read it at.( thats what happens when you get old)

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If your truck isn't a Cali truck any pcm from 95 to 97 should work.As long as you get it reflashed.

1997 F250 XLT CC PSD 4X4 4.10LS E4OD (AB CODE TRUCK)
DFUSER 18K MOD
4" TURBO BACK DI EXHAUST
1705 SUPERCHIP
DIY INTAKE
2" LEVELING
GAUGES,EGT,TRANS,BOOST,OIL TEMP,OIL PRES,WATER,VOLT
SONNAX VALVE/TRICUMULATER SPRINGS
30,000lb TRANS COOLER:
SWAMPS IDM

1996 F250 XLT EC PSD 4X4 4.10LS E4OD
1705 SUPERCHIP
DIY INTAKE
DB EXHAUST BRAKE
30,000LB TRANS COOLER
QUAD POD WITH EGT,TRANS,BOOST,WATER
140V IDM
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eBay Motors: FORD DIESEL TRUCK E.C.M. TESTED!!! (item 230290031084 end time Sep-13-08 10:14:04 PDT) 50.00 buy it now good luck theres like 30 on ebay

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Good find forgot all about ebay brain fart.:

1997 F250 XLT CC PSD 4X4 4.10LS E4OD (AB CODE TRUCK)
DFUSER 18K MOD
4" TURBO BACK DI EXHAUST
1705 SUPERCHIP
DIY INTAKE
2" LEVELING
GAUGES,EGT,TRANS,BOOST,OIL TEMP,OIL PRES,WATER,VOLT
SONNAX VALVE/TRICUMULATER SPRINGS
30,000lb TRANS COOLER:
SWAMPS IDM

1996 F250 XLT EC PSD 4X4 4.10LS E4OD
1705 SUPERCHIP
DIY INTAKE
DB EXHAUST BRAKE
30,000LB TRANS COOLER
QUAD POD WITH EGT,TRANS,BOOST,WATER
140V IDM
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Good find forgot all about ebay brain fart.:

I love ebay. It more addicting than Walmart

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I love ebay. It more addicting than Walmart

Same hear find some real good deals on their, havn't had a problem eather.

1997 F250 XLT CC PSD 4X4 4.10LS E4OD (AB CODE TRUCK)
DFUSER 18K MOD
4" TURBO BACK DI EXHAUST
1705 SUPERCHIP
DIY INTAKE
2" LEVELING
GAUGES,EGT,TRANS,BOOST,OIL TEMP,OIL PRES,WATER,VOLT
SONNAX VALVE/TRICUMULATER SPRINGS
30,000lb TRANS COOLER:
SWAMPS IDM

1996 F250 XLT EC PSD 4X4 4.10LS E4OD
1705 SUPERCHIP
DIY INTAKE
DB EXHAUST BRAKE
30,000LB TRANS COOLER
QUAD POD WITH EGT,TRANS,BOOST,WATER
140V IDM
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i think that they need to fix it. cause when my pcm went out the truck wouldnt even start... so i think that they need to fix the truck

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Thanks. I am negotiation with the dealer. He said he will look for a salvage one and put it in, may take him a while. I already got an appointment with an attorney next Thursday, turn up the heat a little. The dealer said that they shouldn't have done the reflash since I told them I want it done because it wouldn't accept my Edge programer. If he admits to me they shouldn't have done it, then they need to fix it. I would have said no if they told me this could happen.


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Got the Truck back today, they put a new PCM in on their dime, as they should. And now my Edge works on the Truck, so I even got the result I wanted. It runs pretty good with that, I will have to see if I get my hoped for milage gain.

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