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I'm having some issues with my 2008 Sterling acterra... I've got a ECU 128 code that is on until I release the brake...

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I'm having some issues with my 2008 Sterling acterra..... I've got a ECU 128 code that is on until I release the brake check engine light with the little motor on top is on... it used to come on intermittently and then go off but it came on the other night and it stayed on and I am finding that I am losing power just before Regen which is sometimes twice a day
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On your cluster push the mode but till the dash says fault 1
I need the other numbers. It should say 128. Sid 45 fmi 3Or something like that
What is the make and model of the engine?
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