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Old 11-02-2009, 07:35 PM
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Where is the underhood computer located in the 2009. Is it against the firewall right behind the air box? In case you haven't seen my other recent threads, I had an oil gasket issue and ended up with oil on everything under the hood. The dealer cleaned the engine compatment up ok, but I want to really clean it out and need to mask off the fuse box and the computer. The fuse box I know, the computer I'm not sure. Any help (or pictures) would be appreciated.
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Old 11-02-2009, 08:03 PM
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Should be on the firewall in either of the corners tucked away. Not sure exactely where it is on the 4th gens; but my 3rd gen is on the pass side behind where the air box was.
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It's a little dark outside and I'm in my PJ's for the evening so I didn't go out and take a look at mine.
Anyway, here are a few pics with component locations under the hood that you may want to seal up.
Hope this helps you out.

I was looking at your other thread on the blown oil line but you never said what caused the oil leak? Did the dealer say what happened?

Good luck getting your baby all cleaned up. A dirty Ram is a sad Ram...
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Cleaned up yesterday as best I could. Masked of the fuse box, the battery, and the computer. I still smell a bit of burnt oil today.

I actually posted the outcome on the general discusion forum. Double gasket on the oil filter.
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The burnt oil smell will eventually fade. Glad you got it all cleaned up!
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Yeah, I couldn't really clean the undercarrage (sp?) too well. As we have already established, I don't fit.
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Well, down in the south don't the Dodge boys just pull their trucks over a ditch to get underneath.... you know, cleanin off roadkill, and doin oil changes, etc.
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Well, down in the south don't the Dodge boys just pull their trucks over a ditch to get underneath.... you know, cleanin off roadkill, and doin oil changes, etc.
That may be, but you have to realize that Miami isen't the south. I have to drive a couple hundred miles north to get back to the south.
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Yea, And your Ditches are usually full of water and maybe some toothfull critters.

Gaters, Spiders and Snakes.... Oh My


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