Reset computer

Asked by Jul 16, 2017 at 04:46 PM about the 1997 Chevrolet C/K 1500 Silverado Extended Cab LB 4WD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Need to know how to reset computer on a Chevy
ext. Cab 4x4 truck 97 model

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How to teset computer after replacing distributer

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Is the check engine light on and you want to turn it off and reset it? A code scanner can clear the codes, but the light will illuminate again if the problem wasn't addressed.

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When you change the distributor you have to set it to 0 degrees of camshaft retard. It can only be read with certain sacn tools. You can't just stab it in there and it work. You can't timing it with a test light. You can get it close with the old school method of being on TDC and lining it up that way

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