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Recall from hell....

Anybody seen this? What causes this traffic stopping phenomenon?

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Old news. Fixed with a PCM reflash

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But it does sound like a certain someone that used to have a 6.4. To bad he got rid of that big bad phat bottom.

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But it does sound like a certain someone that used to have a 6.4. To bad he got rid of that big bad phat bottom.

PCM flash huh? Wow, what an easy fix for one hell of a service trip...

That would flip me out if I was in traffic next to that truck...

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just PCM? man that thing was knockin like hell.....

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just PCM? man that thing was knockin like hell.....
I wondered that too, but you never can trust the audio on a YouTube vid

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ya good point, they could have been making it look worse than it was

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If I recall, the PCM reflash doesn't FIX the real issue here.. it just keeps the fuel from dumping into the particulate filter and forming the flames... the rest still happens. Correct me if I'm wrong there please.




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