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Old 11-01-2010, 03:03 PM
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Help, truck wont start

Hello. I got in to my truck today when it was running and my foot came in contact with the dp tuner chip wire, The truck shut off and now i cant get it started again, I cant get my dp tuner switch to light up , I have checked the cable and fuses, Any other ideas
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Old 11-01-2010, 03:41 PM
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The chip probably moved on the PCM contacts when all was powered up. This can damage the chip and/or the PCM. Do you get the WTS light when you first turn key? All other lights normal? Any smoke from tail pipe? Can you hear the fuel pump running when you first turn key?

You might try removing the chip and see if it will fire. Hopefully others will be along soon.
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Old 11-01-2010, 08:03 PM
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I pulled the chip out and still no go, No the wts light isnt coming on, My edge evo just says the pcm isnt responding, I think it is toast.
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what year truck? check fuse for pcm relay/fuel heater it's a 30 amp fuse, number 30 in my 1999, my fuel heater shorted and blew the fuse, the truck died while going down the road. unplugged heater replaced fuse fired right up
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