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Hi Nikxon. Thanks for sending in your question today. In short, no - you can't correctly link a used ECU to a different vehicle without the correct software download. This can only be completed by a dealership.
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Check engine light is flashing and the numbers 45, 21, & 55 are reading where my milage shows up! Jeep Grand Cherokee 1996
When you left your key in the on position instead of the accessory position your computer went into test mode and displayed codes stored in the computer. You will need to have the computer scanned with a scanner to get...
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Car stalling when slowing down, speedometer broken, no indoor lights, car keys inoperable.
You may have shorted out a fuse that goes to the radio wiring to the body computer. Try to disconnect all radio wires except to speakers and see if systems start working again. You may have wired into the computer...
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Grinding, hard to break, popping when slowing down or driving under 5 mph
It could be that you have a CV joint that is failing. They are in the front of the car on the ends of the axle shafts. They allow power to be transmitted through a shaft even though it is...
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My oil light came on way before it usually does after getting a battery replaced.
It could be that the service reminder was affected by having the battery disconnected for a short time. These days, it is wise for a technician to hook up an alternative power source while changing the battery to prevent memory...
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check engine light with oil leak
Hi John. Thanks for contacting us today. Oil in front of the motor, near the crankshaft pulley, is often from the front crankshaft seal. Although this is not normal, it is common with an engine 20 years old. I'm not...
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2007 jeep liberty. Noticed no a/c soon realized power steering loss. Battery light came on. Fluid all over engine bay. Need help
Check to see if the drive belt is intact. If it isn't that would explain the loss of power steering, AC and the battery light. If the belt is intact, then something must be locked up, preventing the other parts...
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Car won't start after replacing the radiator it's a 2008 grand jeep cherokee laredo with a 3.7 engine
The theft system may have been activated and will need to have the computer reprogrammed to the keys again. Sometimes when the battery has been disconnected or replaced the system may lose its programming and will require a dealer level...
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2002 Jeep Cherokee temperature gauge shot up to 260 and it was leaking a greenish liquid what does that mean is it a crack or hole
Yes it does mean you have coolant leaking from somewhere. You will need to have the system pressure tested to locate the leak and then a repair can be done. I would also recommend replacing the thermostat with the needed...
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Rattling and shaking in front underneath my jeep? Then it rattles when turning feels off balance
The rattling noise is indicative of loose or worn parts, probably in suspension components. The causes of the shaking depend on what speed this is occurring at. If at high speed, shaking could be due to wheel imbalance and/or a...
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Check gauge light coming on
Generally, the check engine light comes on when something fairly serious is going on with the vehicle. This can happen for many different reasons such as a faulty mass air flow sensor, a faulty O2 sensor, a bad catalytic converter,...
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My harmonic balancer isn't going on all the way on my 95 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo
Hi Rue. Thanks for contacting us tonight. There are a few reasons why the harmonic balancer will not fit. First, if the wrong replacement component was purchased. Second, if the area was not properly cleaned and excessive debris exists, or...
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Low idle RPM.
Hey Scuba. Thanks for contacting us today. Most of the time, when the idle control valve has been replaced and throttle body cleaned, a low idle is typically caused by a small vacuum leak, restriction within the fuel injectors or...
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My car stereo sometimes Doesn’t work properly
Hi Gabby. Thanks for contacting us today. This could be due to an electrical short inside the radio console itself, which causes the inconsistent operation of the stereo. Unfortunately, its something that is not often fixed, but replaced with an...
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2015 Jeep Renegade with check engine light for thermostat. Car is not overheating and has coolant. What could be the issue?
Depending on the code you got for the cooling system it may indicate the thermostat did not open in the normal time when it was supposed to open and the computer will set a code for this. The thermostat will...
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My 2015 Jeep Compass will struggle to turn on, pressing on the gas helps but still takes a few tries.
Hi Geronimo. Thanks for contacting us today. A newer car like your 2015 Jeep has an Idle Air Control Valve, and mass air flow sensor, which helps the engine get air when you are not pressing on the gas pedal...
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Can i keep my ac lines disconnected and still drive it around, 2002 Jeep Liberty
It is not a good idea to keep your a/c lines open to the atmosphere or the system will get contaminated and the desiccant filter will continue to absorb moisture from the air and can explode and send material into...
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My friend has an international scout II, around 1978, and when he brakes or shifts to neutral, it stalls, especially in the cold.
If the vehicle stalls upon touching the brake pedal, that could be due to a vacuum leak in the brake booster system but only of course if the vehicle has power brakes. Stalling could also be due to an incorrect...
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If idle air control valve needs to be replaced, would the car accelerate louder?
Normally the idle air control valve would not have any effect whatsoever on the engine during acceleration. This is because the idle air control valve is only used when the engine is idling. When a idle air control valve fails,...
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Will stop leak in my radiator harm my Jeep
Factory advice is generally not to use these types of "aftermarket" quick fixes, especially if introduced along with the coolant. If you are plugging a hole from the outside by pushing in a quick set compound, that might be acceptable....

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