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Ford 500 2006 Ford 500, electrical issue in which battery

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2006 Ford 500, electrical issue in which battery is regularly drained to the point of not starting, jump the car will run for sometimes days or hours. Then while driving drains it out turns on all idiot lights and stalls car. Continually shuffles cd deck when deck is shut off.
System test says charging ok, then says check charging system What's up?
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  Lurch replied 5 years ago.


The Charging Circuit is "regulated" by the PCM (powertrain control module)
If you are sure the Battery & Alternator is good (typically the Battery can cause the same problem), then the PCM will need to be tested, via Scan Tool to see if there is a issue or program problem.
apprx 1 hour labor

 

 

 

 

 

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Customer: replied 5 years ago.
what is the typical cost for scan or replacement
Expert:  Lurch replied 5 years ago.

 

what is the typical cost for scan or replacement

 

Scan & Test apprx 1 hour labor + $ 85.00 - 135.00 depending on Shop (Deraler would be best bet)

 

ECM (Part # XXXXX) = $769.29
Labor R & R & Programming apprx 2 hours

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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