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Hey guys ....I gotta 1989 lx 5.0 and I accidentally shorted out the ect sensor now I have no power to the sensor and the car won't restart after it's warm can this be bypassed or is the ecm lead to the sensor fried. Installed new sensor no power to it though. Help appreciated
 

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ect sensor

I looked at a wiring diagram and believe the wire goes straight from the connector to #7 pin in the computer haven't opened the ecm yet to look at it
 

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Engine light is on constantly can't get any codes in the koeo when testing can only get codes with the koer and that fricken dreaded code 98 flashes which is failure mode can't get rid of that code either car starts when it is cold can drive it all day and it runs awesome but when you shut it off it won't start again til it's cooled down
 

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You fried your computer which is very hard to do. Get another one and fix whatever caused it to fry in the first place.
 
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