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#1 yogibobo

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Posted 06 June 2005 - 08:18 PM

I have a 1990 Legacy wagon, 120,000 miles ran like a champ until about a year ago. I took it to a machanic and he replace the Ignition relay and it ran for a year and it stopped running again. I replace the ignition relay and it ran for a couple hours now it runs for a few minutes and while its running the tach bounces like a tennis ball. I am guessing that it is the ECM but I am hoping that there might be something else to try.

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Posted 07 June 2005 - 11:27 AM

Is the check engine light on? You might want to see if there's any codes stored in the ECU. Instructions are on my site under the notes & tips, engine related section.

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Posted 12 June 2005 - 07:40 AM

Thanks, I will give it a try, now I know what the odd plugs under the dash are for.




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