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How do I get to the TCM under the passenger seat?I need to check if it in water or the connections are corroded..

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  • The TechGuys Jul 21, 2010

    is it under the seat?I have read that in a few places on the web..

  • The TechGuys Jul 21, 2010

    does the seat have to come out to replace or get my hands on?



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The TCM is under passenger side carpet underneath the dashboard, you can pull the carpet up from the most forward point on the car that the carpet is up under the dash.
Let me know how this works out for you.


Posted on Jul 20, 2010

  • Benjamin Patri
    Benjamin Patri Jul 21, 2010

    Just start pulling up the carpet starting from right under the dash, should be right there on the passenger side, just keep lifting up the carpet until you get to it, it is basically under the seat.

  • Benjamin Patri
    Benjamin Patri Jul 21, 2010

    Shouldn't need to remove the seat generally



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