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Wheres the chip

I bought a 2001 F350 7.3 , It supposedly has a power chip. It is not pluggeded into the obd2 plug, it is not plugged into the ICP sensor, where else are these chips hiding. I want to find it to see what / if I have, before I can see what I need or what is compatable. I am sure this is an old thread but I haven't found an answer in the FAQ or old postings.

I am new to diesel. My main interest is pulling a 30' 5th wheel and getting better milage when I am not towing.
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The PCM is on the drivers side kick panel behind the emergency brake its a black box

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It most likely is located in the ECM or PCM what ever you want to call it. On my 2002 it is located on the firewall, under the dash on the driverside by the e-brake. I believe it is located in the same spot for the 2001's.


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How is it removed or opened. I see two bolts holding the front into the bracket but how is it connected at the firewall end
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under the hood on the firewall in the area that you see the PCM there is a wire harness with i think a 10mm bolt i could be wrong on the bolt size take that bolt loose it should slide out

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under the hood on the firewall in the area that you see the PCM there is a wire harness with i think a 10mm bolt i could be wrong on the bolt size take that bolt loose it should slide out
No your correct quadracer. 10mm bolts.


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go to the mod help forum. I think maintan pasted a movie on how to install a chip in a superduty that would helpo ya out



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