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CPS issues after new recall

I think my CPS is goin' out... it was replaced about a year ago under the recall... just wondering who else has had any problems with the new ones, and if I pick one up at Advance or Auto Zone, is it going to be the "new" one or the "old" one?

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It is most likely gonna be the new one from the parts stores. I have heard of many of the new ones taking a crap.
There is a company that is selling a upgraded CPS i just read about it the other day i will See if i can find it or maybe some one knows.

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I bumped up a thread titled [ What is wrong with the gray CPS]. some good info there.

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Thanks... I just picked up a new one (it's black) from Auto Zone earlier today... will change it later this afternoon...
Truck has been randomly stalling out when it's warmin' up in the morning, 'hic-upping' while driving once in a while, and actuly stalled out twice while driving in the past few days... all this in just the past week or 2... otherwise running great since it was changed a year ago...

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Ok, so I put in the new CPS from AutoZone the other day... it's a black one FYI, and it's 'hic-uped' on me twice or three times now, hasen't stalled out competely yet tho. Frustrating after having just changed what I thought was gonna be an "open and shut case"... what the heck? Could it be the fuel filter, it might have been a while since that's been changed... and if so, is this 'hic-up' the right symtom? Not sure what to do... Not a big problem, but just don't like the uncertanty of the situation...

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E'99 F250 extcab, S/Bed 211k. Sidelined due to motor issues.

'00 Excursion Limited, 7.3PSD 294k

'84 Chevy K-30, 6.2L TD, woods/trail beater. 141k

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Has it been raining there? Have you been running the windshield wipers?

There has been a history of rain/wipers causing hiccups and stalls. My truck was hiccuping and stalling during the last rain storm but has been fine ever since. I am waiting for the next rain storm to see if the rain is the reason.

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Nope, dry when this happens... or, at least it happens wet or dry...

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