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Jeep Iceland
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PostPosted: Mon Dec 05, 2005 4:30 pm    Post subject: Used ECU help!! Reply with quote

I put in a used ECU from a 97 GC 5.2 my Jeep starts fine idles for a sec or two and shuts off,any ideas what might be wrong? shock
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PostPosted: Tue Dec 06, 2005 1:35 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

The ecu had to be programmed with my jeep's vin # it was the anti theft thingy. Rolling Eyes
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PostPosted: Tue Dec 06, 2005 1:40 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Good to know - is that a dealership-only operation?
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PostPosted: Tue Dec 06, 2005 2:49 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I don't think so,it's a friend of mine who fixed mine,his shop has the programmers for most US cars.
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