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97 International DT 466 Blows ECM fuse intermittantly, also

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97 International DT 466 Blows ECM fuse intermittantly, also won't start when fuse is good until you unplug and plug in ecm relay, then runs until you shut it off then the cycle starts again
JA: What is the complete model and serial number of your machine?
Customer: 4900 VH401022
JA: Are you fixing this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Yes checked wiring from fuse through frame and up to relay and all good, and tried new relay
JA: Anything else you want the equipment mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: Yes Code Dtc 213 Spn 29 Fmi 4
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Medium and Heavy Trucks
Expert:  Alex Olsen replied 1 month ago.

hi im alex, sounds strange, any other issue with power, i would look at the ignition switch connector, those like to melt all the time on this modle

Expert:  Alex Olsen replied 1 month ago.

does it blow when hitting a bump driving or will it blow on its own just sitting still?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
I checked the ignition switch it had a slightly melted connector, I replaced it, it does'nt seem to be related to any bump
Expert:  Alex Olsen replied 1 month ago.

ok do you have a relay breakout harness? if so you could see what is missing when it does not start and you have to remove and reinstall the relay, the 213 code is for remote throttle out of range low so that probably has nothing to do with this

Expert:  Alex Olsen replied 1 month ago.

i would still like to help with this if you need it just let me know

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