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1996 Pontiac Firebird Firebird 2dr Coupe

1996 Pontiac Firebird
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Rear Wheel Drive, 2 Door Coupe, Sub-Compact
19 mpg city / 30 mpg hwy
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August 17, 2014, 2:26 pm

George H

Question: Is therea way to test the body control module

traced out all wiring , relays, safety switches between ignition switch and starters. All checked out fine. Found yellow wire with black stripe coming off the theft deterant module going to the body control module. That wire was a ground wire that read open when tested. Grounded it , car will start, but will not stay running. What should I do?

August 17, 2014, 7:27 pm

Richard W
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You have a problem with the theft module. I would replace it.

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August 23, 2014, 7:21 pm

George H

Is that the same as the body control module?If not where is it?

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August 28, 2014, 5:55 pm

Richard W
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No it is different. By the steering column.

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