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Hi ! I have a 2006 Chevy Equinox, I lose power to trans untill the truck barely wants to move after 2bks or so. p0700 / p0705 are the codes that have come up. We replaced the tcm (p0700). p0705 comes up still..(trans range). I was told that the chevy dealer are the only ones that can reprogram everything ? Should I try that first before I replace p0705 ? What steps should I take after replacing them type of parts?

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Since this vehicle does have a possible reprogramming issue, before I spent any money on parts, let them hook their scanner(in this case it going to be the tech 2 with downloadable info from a mainframe to reprogram) and see if there are any other under lying codes or info. What this means is that they have the ability to read and interpret live data to pin point the issue. the code may be merely a reference point. There may also be a TSB regarding this issue. Start at the dealer, then work on replacement of parts. Always start with information first. Sometimes we are suprised by what we find. Let me know what they say and if you need anything else.

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