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Chrysler Town and Country: I have 2001 chrysler town and country

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I have 2001 chrysler town and country with 3.8 engine and it has p601 code and I have been told that it needs a pcm but I have been doing some research and some says it might not fix the problem
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Chrysler
Expert:  Eric replied 2 years ago.
Hi,
Below is straight from the Chrysler service manual. It is a straighforward code for internal failure of the PCM. NO other causes
2001 Chrysler Truck Town & Country LWB AWD V6-3.8L VIN L
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SYMPTOM
P0601-PCM INTERNAL CONTROLLER FAILURE
TEST NOTE
This symptom is diagnosed using the test P0600-PCM FAILURE SPI COMMUNICATIONS.
WHEN MONITORED
Ignition key ON.
SET CONDITION
Internal checksum for software failed, does not match calculated value.
POSSIBLE CAUSES
- PCM internal
Expert:  Eric replied 2 years ago.
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