car only starts and runs with scanner tool hooked up to it

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Asked by Mar 20, 2015 at 01:54 PM about the 2006 Honda CR-V EX

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

had to replace timming chain, and now the only way it runs is with scanner tool plugged in. runs great other wise.

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it does turn over tho.......but makes a clicking noise

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Sounds like when you down loaded your car data to the reader, they will sometimes retain it. Try going to a page on the tool with key on, engine not running, and download you car's diagnostic and run data back to it's OBB2.

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thanks I did what ya said but still a no go

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For some reason it is still running off the engine tune and set up rather than the onboard computer. Only a shop with the large computers may be able to get it to convert back over, but they gonna charge. Sorry couldn't help more.

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