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Faulty computer I recently had major work done on my transmission, but after 6 months it went back to being bad again. Whats funny is that when the O/D light is flashing, it seems to run O.K. , when its off, the taking off is very rough and its slips from 1st to 2nd. After that it drives fine. I also have a multitude of simple problems e.g. air ride system cuts in and out, security system is intermittent, and now my "check engine " light has come on. Is it possible for the computer on board to be causing this and if so, is it possible to R&R it without any special tests. Any help is appreciated.

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This may not help but its wort a try, disconnect the battery for at least five minutes. This will cause the computer to re-boot and may cure at least some of your problems.

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