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Check fuses 12 and 13.
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Hi there?
The data link wire is connected straight from the plug to the ECU ( elecronic control unit) there is no fuse for the that link. however there should be live coming to one of the wires in the plug. make sure there is 12v coming to the plug. if the data linh itself dont work then it's a fault within the ecu. Have you tryed comunicating via OBD????????????????

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