Used my 2002 kia spectra to JumpStart a ford gia v8 and now my kia won't start a friend maybe the computer got burnt out is that possible

Asked by Aug 08, 2014 at 04:40 PM about the 2002 Kia Spectra

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Check all main fuses. Did they by any chance hook the cables up backwards?

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If you are lucky it is just the fuse,but if you happen to have done what dandy said,you may need a new ecm.

What is ecm

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Computer in your car.

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