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I pulled the ecf unit on 04 dodge status and it wont start

I pulled ecu unit and tried to start car and it wont start

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The ecm should be underneath or behind the glove box.

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I purchased and downloaded a shop manual for the vehicle and found that the ECU was located under the left, or driver's side of the dashboard. Thank you Ginko for suggesting the purchase of that item.

Posted on Sep 08, 2008

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I have read your further comments. very interesting to say the least.

Now for the bad part. if the shop cannot obtain any fault codes from the computer / ECU unit then there is a major problem. I would surmise, that if there are no readings then there is no power to the ECU unit. if the shop checks out the power feed to the ECU then that will eliminate other possible problems. If they cannot get a power reading to the ECU, then the fault lies between the power boxes under the hood and the ECU. The ECU obtains all the necessary information from various sensors etc on the vehicle. It takes this information and converts it within the ECU, and in turn transmits pre-set values / signals to the various electrical / electronic items which all work together to start and run the vehicle.

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