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Old 01-07-2019, 10:55 AM
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Originally Posted by Elkman View Post
I thought of that, but I decided to try the harness first.
Would it not be better to send my DME off to have it repaired? I have found a couple of places that say they can fix/rebuild them without the security VIN problems I have read about.
If the DME is original to the car, why should there be a security problem after the repair? The DME is married with the EWS module so if the original DME is repaired it should still be married to the EWS module.

I can see a security problem if you sent them a non-original DME to have it repaired and install in your car.
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