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07 b9 tribeca. #1 injector intermitedly fails. Can a used

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07 b9 tribeca. #1 injector intermitedly fails. Can a used pcm be reflased at the dealer? Im getting mixed aswers
JA: What are all the symptoms you've noticed (e.g. noises, leaks, flashing lights, error codes)?
Customer: the pcm stops pulsing the ground that pulses the #1 injector. I have a used pcm.... can subaru dealers flas in the vin
JA: Are you fixing your B9 Tribeca yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: I am a mechanic. I just need to know if i bring my local subaru dealer a used pcm can they reflash it.
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: no
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Subaru
Expert:  tamaz replied 11 months ago.

Sorry,if the PCM has the VIN encoded we cannot erase and start over.

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
why did the parts guy tell me it could? who am i to believe?
Expert:  sprinkles08 replied 11 months ago.

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