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Cruise won't engage. I changed switch under the brake pedal

Cruise won't engage. I changed...
Cruise won't engage. I changed switch under the brake pedal and it still will not engage
JA: What is the model/year of your Nissan?
Customer: titan 4x4 2006
JA: Are you fixing your Titan yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: changed cruise swith under the brake pedal
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: That's all
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7/13/2017
Chad Farhat
Chad Farhat, ASE Certified Technician A6 - Electrical / Electronic systems A7 Heating / Air conditioning systems
Category: Nissan
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Experience: Owner at Carolina Auto Service & Sales , 20 years Experience in Foreign & Domestic vehicles
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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
ok

Hey how are you

We have several things we need to check other than the brake switch ,ASCD sensor and IP panel and TCM sensors ?

please click on link and tell me if yoiu can view pdf file I sent you

If you do not mind me asking ,are you looking at fixing this yourself or looking to know the most possible cause of this issue and taking it to repair shop for the work ?

Do you have any prior experience in electrical troubleshooting and testing with a test light for power & ground ?

Do you have a test light & or power probe for testing ?

Please let me know

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
I have done some basic electrical work and have a tester. Not sure if it's for 12 v. Might just be ac tested. I'd like to fix myself

We have 2 fuses for it ,in the fuse box Number #20 and #15 fuse a 20 amp both 10 amp, did you check those

click on link to view file

Please let me know

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they will be in the J/B fuse box, junction box ,please check these fuse ,that is beginning of our circuit

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
NI'll go look now to double check fuses

ok ,just reply back when ready , sometimes it might take few minutes to answer back ,do no think i left , i would be busy on other post but will come back to you

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
How do I locate fuses 15 and 20? I have box open but don't see any numbers
Customer reply replied 4 months ago
u do mean the "normal" fuse box on passenger side, not under hood, correct?

ok hold on ,let me see what i have to help you

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ECM relay ,replace that one

this the fuse layout ,shwoing the fuse number ,

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
you're best hunch is that it's NOT the switch on steering wheel?

junction box is passenger side ,will be labeled A on the diagram i sent you

well it could be ,do we have power on the fuse are they good ?

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
is the ECM under the hood? Which side? I looked at drawing but it doesn't show where the box itself is located. Thanks
Customer reply replied 4 months ago
fuses in the passenger side, interior, seem ok, number 15 and 21 as you mentioned.
Where is ECM box?

ecm is under hood ,hard to see with out battery removed

click on link to view ecm location

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
please resend that link. I'm not sure I opened the correct ones...ones I open I don't see location under hood

look at top left in the diagram ,there is several picture top left

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Thanks that helps. I'm going to remove battery and look. Is there a way to test ECM to know if it's bad?

Check the ecm ground

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
is the "ECM" and ECM relay" the same thing?

no sir

ecm is a relay in the fuse box

ecm , is control module box, like car computer

check out this link on ebay to see how it looks like :)

http://www.ebay.com/itm/2006-Nissan-Titan-ecm-ecu-computer-MEC84-001-/322554418358?hash=item4b19bdd4b6:g:92AAAOSwwvZZQTXW&vxp=mtr

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
If it were bad wouldn't other things not be working? Just curious how to check it before I spend money and replace. Thanks again

offcourse , do not replace ecm yet expensive and i agree we do not want to throw parts at it :)

,we have to check relay first and power to ecm

checking want be easy manualy , be best if you get it scanned with Nissan scanner or equivalent

and retrieve fault code and based on that fault number we can pull up trouble shoot and narrow it down

if you do get it scanned post the fault back here for me

do you have a security light flashing on dash

Please let me know

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
What does "security" light look like? My TPMS is one. Trying to reset it also and driver side "cigarette lighter-12 Volt power" doesn't work nor doesw 4wd low. Hope that deosn't confude things too much....wonder if they are related?
Customer reply replied 4 months ago
are you still there, see my last qauestion?

hey sorry i m here got busy for a sec

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It will be a KEY looking symbol ,green color or orange in the dash

when turn the switch from off to on this symbol will come on for few seconds and disappear but if it does not we have anti theft trigger

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