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PCM I also have a 99 Dodge Durango, and my truck has been dying without notice. After it dies, the check engine light comes on, the 'low gas' gauge comes on, and the 'no bus' displays on the odometer reading. I have replaced the crank sensor, and that was not the problem. My truck is currently at the dealer to replace the PCM. Please advise if you think by replacing the PCM will resolve the problem. Thank you.

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SOURCE: durango error in odometer window - nobu5

Hi it's Gord from the June 9th posting. Found out problem to be the computer under the hood located on the passenger side above the front wheel well. Unit has 3 connector plug ins feeding it. Computer had to be replaced. Cost of unit $465 in Canada.

Soon as unit was changed out, engine fired immediately upon turning on the ignition. Problem solved. Hope this helps anyone fast track a solution if they are having the same problem.

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It is your computer. I had this recently as well. No Bus means no connection to the on board computer. There is a company in Florida that repairs these computers, so don't get suckered in by the dealership for 750-1000.

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SOURCE: 2002 Jeep Liberty fuel gauge always shows empty

I don't ever remember seeing a fuel gauge that was connected to the pcm in any car. There pretty much isn't any reason it would be. I have seen numerous problems with dash plug connectors that can cause various gauge problems.(most times cured by cleaning and sometimes slightly bending prongs to get better connection) The sending unit in the tank is part of the pump assembly. i would check for good dash connection and power and continuity at the sender. but question why the pcm needs to be changed, and would only change my opinion if someone could show me a schematic that proves that the gauge connects to the pcm..

Posted on Jul 09, 2009

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SOURCE: odometer reads no bus

check bulkhead connecter for corrosion, cluster is your body controll module, losing signal to fuel pump module , and pcm, thios is a communication issue, volt meter wil help, back probe diagnostic connecter, pin 7, white wire, to see if signal is there, GOOD LUCK RDJRP

Posted on Aug 03, 2009

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SOURCE: What does PCM stand for?

PCM stands for Powertrain Control Modual. The "no bus" is a communication error between for insterment cluster & the PCM.

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