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After replacing the brain is it required to be flashed

I replaced the brain do I have to have it flashed is my question

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Oh you are getting into some fun here yes it must be flashe to do the update rese the key security codes as well as the alarm, BCM comm connection and more they are all linked last time I checked very few private grages had the softwaer from Chrysler to do this it was a dealer only solve. will cost depending on your area between 100.00 to 150.00 it just takes time for all the systems to reset. Tech plugs into your vehicle starts system update goes to lunch and its done when he gets back and you just paid for lunch too
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