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Installation of cruise for Pontiac G5

I want to install a cruise control for a Pontiac G5, but I was told that I needed a code to get the computer to recognize the Cruise Control. What would be the code?

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  • rshaparenko Jul 27, 2009

    Yes, but the dealer I went to couldn't get the codes from Pontiac. So he didn't put in the cruise. Where can I find the codes to tell the dealer what they are?

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THE DEALER WOULD HAVE TO PROGRAM THE BODY CONTROL MODULE TO RECOGNIZE THE ADDED CRUISE CONTROL.

Posted on Jul 25, 2009

  • BB1BUD Jul 28, 2009

    Its not a code thing, its a setup thing. The BCM needs to be set up through the Tech2 scanner, not the Service Programming System.

    Your dealer should take your VIN code and get the meaning of the RPO codes through their VIS program. Then they would know what the BCM needs to be set up with. At that point they would add the cruise control.

    Print this and bring it to a dealer they will know what I mean.


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  1. Before servicing the vehicle refer to the precautions at the beginning of this section.
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  1. Before servicing the vehicle refer to the precautions at the beginning of this section.
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