direct short! the fuse not only runs the ecm but it also handles the fuel pump as well as all the electronic devices on the motors its self. for example, the power doing to the fuel injector solenoids. so you have a direct short with enough amps to pop that fuse
The fuel pump is shorting out and that is why the ecm fuse is blowing .Disconnect the the fuel pump and try it again,if the fuse blow's again then it is not the fuel pump.
In the fuse holder , look at you owners manual.
Short some where.
Sounds like it could be the ECM fuse. You need to have someone check it for a short.
A fuse blows when the current in the circuit passes what the fuse is rated at. If you are blowing the ECM/starter fuse, the starter is probably bad.
Where is the ecm fuse on a 1994 chevy truck
The ECU may be creating a short circuit. Check the ECU on the 1987 Chevy Blazer and make sure it is expelling to correct amount of safe voltage. If not the computer should be replaced.
usually if a computer fails repeatedly it is faulty ignition coil or alternator. also try replacing ecm fuse.
The 1992 Chevrolet Astro Van ECM can be tested with a diagnostic tester. Most auto mechanic shops have diagnostic testers.
The ECM fuse is located inside the engine of the vehicle. Engine Control Module acts as the main fuse of the vehicle.
the (ecu,ecm,pcm) or computer is under the hood, next to the battery, just under the fuse box on the 97 model year.
The Ecm fuse is located in the passenger side footwell...take off the small cover there and you will its fuse number 5
It's either the fuel pump or the Engine Computer. My friend replaced his fuel pump and fixed the problem. I had the pleasure of working on my new girlfriends 97 Silverado and her fuse was blowing because her Air Filter was 151000 mile old. Evidently the lack of air was causing the engine computer to overheat. I am thinking of sending the Air Filter to GM......
the ecm on this van is on the passenger side behind the plastic kick plate
change alternater first, then ecm blowed
Dose 1998 Chevrolet Malibu 2.4 litter have a ECM fuse and where is it?"
An ecm fuse is the fuse that protects and powers the Electronic Control Module in your car. Simply put, it is the fuse for you cars computer that controls all or most of the electronic engine controls.
Shorts are what come to mind. Try to follow your wires and check for cuts or bare wires. Good Luck!
to find the location try going to www.autozone.com and check on vehicle specs.
behind right kick panel
You ain't dead from it blowing up , that's how..
unplug the connector on the back of the alternator.install a new fuse in the fuse box turn the switch on .if it does not blow you have a bad regulator in the alternator .
In fuse box under hood
The ECM fuse is located inside the car. Open the little glove box, and pull out the liner. From there you can see the Fusebox. It is labelled ECM