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H3 8 year old battery can that cause pcm code engine lite

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H3 8 year old battery can that cause pcm code engine lite on?
JA: Have you scanned the code? Have you tried to reset it?
Customer: Yes po601
JA: Huh?
Customer: Bought new in 08 same battery
JA: What year is your H3?
Customer: 50,000 miles
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Yes cleaned terminal.checked wires cleaned Thora tel body
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: When red seat belt sign goes out engine quits
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Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  Wayne Crawford replied 5 months ago.

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No. This code is for an INTERNAL fault in the TCM. Nothing external can cause it. It needs a TCM.

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