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I have a 2001 Toyota Sequoia and the check engine light came

on along with the VSC...
I have a 2001 Toyota Sequoia and the check engine light came on along with the VSC lights. The code that was provided to me by O'Reilly's was C1203 ECM Communication Circuit Malfunction...I drove it home but it seemed as if it wanted to cut off. How costly will this repair be?
JA: Does the light stay on, or does it blink?
Customer: The check engine light is blinking
JA: Are you fixing your Sequoia yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: I called Pep Boys and Firestone both are sending me to the dealer. I don't know what other option I have at this point
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: That is it...thank you
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9/23/2017
john
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very likley its a ecm failure ...any other codes in the system?

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
that is all the codes that was shown. Can you provide me with an estimate of the cost of the repair?

well they will likley charge you a few hours diagnostic so a few hundred to start

a new ecm is $967.18 and its a half hour labor to install..so if infact the ecm is failed your likley going to spend $1200 or so

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Thank you very much and I greatly appreciate your insight/feedback. Is there anyone beside the dealership that can make this repair?
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