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Old 08-06-2002, 05:36 PM   #1
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I came accross a small silver box under the drivers side of the dash. It'* behind the fuses on top of the black kick panel. Just wondering what it'* for, abs computer or something?
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I came accross a small silver box under the drivers side of the dash. It'* behind the fuses on top of the black kick panel. Just wondering what it'* for, abs computer or something?

Did you buy your car off of a fugitive??
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I wish...then maybe there would have been more then the $1.28 I found in change under the seat
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It might be a module for a remote car starter...Do you have a remote car starter?
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Yes, the car does have a remote car starter. Seems kinda big for that but that could very well be it.
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That'* where most installers mount it for easier access to the fuse box & main wiring harness connections through the firewall.
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you might be describing the computer...


or it could be a remote keyless entry module.
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The PCM is located by the passenger side kick panel....The Remote Keyless Entry System Module is on the RH side of the PCM bracket.
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your not talking about your turn signal / hazard flasher unti are you? Little silver roud unit with 2 wires
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The PCM is located by the passenger side kick panel....The Remote Keyless Entry System Module is on the RH side of the PCM bracket.
mine is underneath.
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