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its me again, just found the pcm went out. how do I know if im getting the right one.

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HI BRAD, WELL I WOULD NOT GET A USED ONE UNLESS YOU CK WITH YOUR DEALER FOR THE CORRECT VIN #s
IT WOULD INTERCHANGE WITH..YOU COULD GET ONE FROM THE PARTS STORE FOR THE YEAR AND MAKE OF YOUR CAR...DONT JUST GO TO THE JUNK YARD AND PICK ONE UP FROM THE SAME YEAR AND MAKE AS YOURS YOU WILL HAVE A 50 50 SHOT OF IT WORKING..IF IT WERE MINE I WOULD GET ONE FROM YOUR DEALER. THEY WILL ASK YOU FOR THE CARS VIN # FOR THE CORRECT MATCH...YOU DO KNOW THIS WILL NEED TO BE FLASHED TO YOUR CAR ??? [[RELEARNED]] USED OR NEW..THIS IS DONE WITH A GOOD SCAN TOOL WITH GM SOFTWARE..THIS IS A MUST !!!! I HOPE THIS HELPS YOU AND GOOD LUCK TO YOU,,,TOM

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PLEASE READ ALL OF THIS BEFORE ASKING ANY QUESTIONS. IF THIS CHEVY SECTION IS MAXED OUT.YOU CAN REACH ME IN THE OLDS/BUICK SECTION. Will answer questions from 6:00am to 10:00pm all days [EST][[[ NO DIESEL OR PAINT QUESTIONS]]] will answer all 1965 to present QUESTIONS ON ALL GM'S on mechanics of these cars. Keep in mind i am not there in person i am going on what you are telling me !! PLEASE IF ASKING A QUESTION GIVE ME AS MUCH INFO AS POSSIBLE. THE MORE THE BETTER. SUCH AS YEAR,MAKE,MODEL,ENGINE SIZE. THIS WILL HELP ME HELP YOU. I will not be able to answer all questions because of some situations that i would really need to be there and see things for myself,such as electrical issues. In many cases i would need wiring diagrams. I can also give you an estimate on what the cost would be at our repair shop as an idea to help you. Keep in mind that my answer is ONLY MY ADVICE,ck with your mechanic as well.. >> THANK YOU, TOM..

Experience

I have been a ASE certified master mechanic for over 30 years and certified IN ALL 8 CATEGORIES,[engine repair,engine performance,auto trans,manual trans,clutches,steering and suspension,brakes,electrical systems,heating and air/cond. I am also a state CERTIFIED inspector for over 30 years. I do computer work [pcm]fault codes,pcm flashing,state inspection monitor readiness,repairs on exhaust,fuel service,[injection and carburetor,] charging system problems, running issues,alignments,frame problems,tire balance,struts and of course standard and anti-lock brakes.

Organizations
nys state auto repair industry and ase group.

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Education/Credentials
high school,4 years of tech school,and many many hours of auto training with many gm classes and aftermarket training classes..

Awards and Honors
ASE MASTER TECH CERTIFIED IN ALL 8 CATEGORIES.NYS INSP LICENSE AND A/C CERTIFIED

Past/Present Clients
MANY CUSTOMERS IN OUR BUSY SHOP.

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