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When do you need a computer relearn procedure?

When do you need a computer relearn procedure?

INTRODUCTION Vehicles equipped with engine or transmission/transaxle computers may require a computer relearn procedure after the vehicle battery is disconnected. Vehicle computers memorize and store vehicle operation patterns for optimum driveability and performance.

When to replace a Body Control Module ( BCM )?

Because the BCM is the one handling a lot of different functions in the car, it is also inevitable for all those functions to stop working when the BCM does get damaged. When this happens, a replacement may be the best resort for you. Still, the repair cost of the control module also depends on the kind of vehicle that you drive.

When do you Know Your BCM is not in good condition?

You will know that your BCM is not in good condition if you experience a no crank or no start condition. This happens as the Body Control Module communicates with the other module. What does a body control module do? In the first parts of this article, we have discussed the functions under the Body control module.

Do you have to reprogram a body control module?

To repair the BCM or any control module for that matter, they have to be reprogrammed which means that a dealer or some specialist must be one to complete the task because they monitor the security codes that enable reprogramming of these systems. Are you confident in your skills to reset the BCM on your own?

INTRODUCTION Vehicles equipped with engine or transmission/transaxle computers may require a computer relearn procedure after the vehicle battery is disconnected. Vehicle computers memorize and store vehicle operation patterns for optimum driveability and performance.

Because the BCM is the one handling a lot of different functions in the car, it is also inevitable for all those functions to stop working when the BCM does get damaged. When this happens, a replacement may be the best resort for you. Still, the repair cost of the control module also depends on the kind of vehicle that you drive.

How to replace the BCM in a Chevy?

1. Turn ON the ignition, with the engine OFF. 2. Attempt to start the engine, then release the key to ON. The vehicle will not start. 3. Observe the SECURITY telltale, after approximately 10 minutes the telltale will turn OFF. 4. Turn OFF the ignition, and wait 5 seconds. 5.

You will know that your BCM is not in good condition if you experience a no crank or no start condition. This happens as the Body Control Module communicates with the other module. What does a body control module do? In the first parts of this article, we have discussed the functions under the Body control module.

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