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99 Acura: proceedure..the Power Control Module..VTEC..Solenoid

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I am looking for detailed proceedure information about how to reset the Power Control Module on my '99 Acura 3.2TL. I need to do this before I run diagnostics on the VTEC Solenoid.
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To reset the PCM you simply need to disconnect the negative battery cable for 5 minutes. If you'd like, you can touch the negative cable end to the positive cable end (negative disconnected from battery). This will instantly drain the capacitors in the PCM.

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