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GM Tech (Cam), GMC Mechanic
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Experience:  GM Grand Master Technician 2007. 14 years experience.
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I have the same problem as the guy six yeas ago. EGR

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Customer: I have the same problem as the guy six yeas ago. EGR position sensor codes and fuel pump circuit codes. No drivability problems. I changed the EGR sensor twice. Also changed fuel pump relay and checked fuse. I also cleaned all of the grounds that I could find. 2000 GMC YUKON XL 6.0.
JA: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?
Customer: I will get the codes tomorrow and contact you.
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Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: GM
Expert:  GM Tech (Cam) replied 10 months ago.

Hi there, I am Cam. Can I get your first name please?

Can you tell me the code numbers pleasE?

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
Carl. I will get the codes. I didn't write them down. I will get back to you in a few hours.
Expert:  GM Tech (Cam) replied 10 months ago.

That would be fine Carl. Save the link and reply back when you get them.

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
Codes are P0230 and P0404. They usually happen at the same time. Both voltage values and ground are correct at EGR connector. Again there are no drivability problems. The problem is intermittent and doesn't happen right away after codes are cleared.
Expert:  GM Tech (Cam) replied 10 months ago.

Ok so do they happen at the same time?

Is there any chaffed wiring in the underwood fuse block or around the PCM? If all that is good then Ia m thinking its a problem inside the Powertrain Control Module (PCM). It reads and controls both and with both operating normally, its the device checking afterwards that is causing the issue, and thats the PCM.

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
Checked all and cleaned all contacts under fuse box. I'll try cleaning PCM connector then try new PCM if you think that should be the next procedure.
Expert:  GM Tech (Cam) replied 10 months ago.

If your certain the wiring is all good then, and the areas I suggested are good then I think its the next place to look.

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
I will double check wiring
Expert:  GM Tech (Cam) replied 10 months ago.

OK, let me know what you find.

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