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Emissions Recall J35
I just received a recall notice on my ECM software program. "May cause the illumination of the Malfunction Indicator Light when no problem exists or under certain condition allow heavy sooting of the turbocharger, exhaust gas recircualtion valve and diesel particulate filter. Heavy sooting could damage emissions components and result in increased emissions."

Fix: "Reprogram your vehicle's ECM. The new software will eliminate false illumination of the MIL and reduce the potential for exhaust soot accumulation in your engine and emissions components."

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Good to know. I'll pass this on to my dad who's got the '08 cummins.
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Just got my notification in the mail yesterday
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Maybe I am crazy, but it does seem as though my truck drives better. I'm glad I got it serviced. Best of luck to you all.
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maybe i am crazy, but it does seem as though my truck drives better. I'm glad i got it serviced. Best of luck to you all.
maybe? :lol:
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I'm bringing mine in monday, appaerently its going to take about an hour to do, see how it runs after the re-programming
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maybe? :lol:
Look here smarty! It says IT COULD cause those things to happen. Not saying that mine was doing that yet. But I won't lie to you ever since I put a little something on my truck, it wasn't running right. So my REALLY AWESOME Dodge tech fixed my truck for me (AGAIN) without getting paid. I kept throwing turbo codes (2 or 3 times). And I pulled that little something off my truck and I am now selling it. Not satisfied at all with it! If I had one complaint about my Cummins, it is the issues I have had with my turbo. But I also think some of this could be "little something" induced. So I won't throw my hands up at Dodge or Cummins yet.
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Okay, now you got my interest . . . what is the "little something"?
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nononono...he wasn't referring to the fact your truck drives better after the service...he was simply refuting the "maybe I'm crazy" part... hehehehehe
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nononono...he wasn't referring to the fact your truck drives better after the service...he was simply refuting the "maybe I'm crazy" part... hehehehehe
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