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What code is this

I have my truck set on the 60 economy tune and when i get on it untill like 70 or so my check engine light comes on and the code its throwing is P0603 and it says powertrain keep alive what does this mean im so lost

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Is that the only code coming up or are there more. That code is common when you change tunes. I bet if you look further you will see a p1211 code because the HPOP isnt keeping up or P1249 overboost code setting the CEL off

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it threw p0603 and a nother about about a wastegate or something but it always comes up as long as my chip is in

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The KAM is a code that gets thrown if you have a chip in the PCM. It does not happen if you are using a tuner. I have one every time I read my codes. NO big deal at all.

Do you have the wastegate disconnected or unplugged? Is the electric solenoid on the intake Y unplugged?

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Mine gets set by my superchips tuner

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I pulled the same code the other when I checked for the heck of it but sounds like no big deal, thats good to know

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The KAM is a code that gets thrown if you have a chip in the PCM. It does not happen if you are using a tuner. I have one every time I read my codes. NO big deal at all.

Do you have the wastegate disconnected or unplugged? Is the electric solenoid on the intake Y unplugged?
Was wondering if you could explain on the chip in the PCM. What is done exactly?? I just bought a 95 that throws this could. KAM (keep alive memory). Just would like to learn more about it. Thanks.

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i believe it will set the code anytime the batt voltage gets below 10.5,especially when starting
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no i dont have the wastegate unplugged i plan on unplugging it once i get my gauges installed i just need to put them in because i got them

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The KAM is a code that gets thrown if you have a chip in the PCM. It does not happen if you are using a tuner. I have one every time I read my codes. NO big deal at all.

Do you have the wastegate disconnected or unplugged? Is the electric solenoid on the intake Y unplugged?

2001 F350 4x4 crew cab short bed lariat
k&n intake
Dual mbrp turbo back exhaust
DP Tuned
Dipricol Optic gauges
8inch danahoe lift
4:30 gears
Built tranny
Headlights
Recon lighting
20x10 moto metal 951 wheels
37x13.5x20 toyo M/T tires
Superlift truspeed
Kenwood DDX 6019
6.5 O2s mid drivers
4 12 Kicker L7s cut through in a bandpass box


Dads truck
Stock F250 lariat 2008 green and tan

Pulling truck
04 lariat dually red/maroon and silver
Full Banks System
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