How do you know if you need to replace the ECM electronic control Module?

Asked by Mar 27, 2015 at 09:13 PM about the 1995 Oldsmobile Eighty-Eight Royale 4 Dr LS Sedan

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My 1995 oldsmobile has been stalling out while driving, mostly while driving slow or
turning corners.  Sometimes the engine light comes on sometimes it doesn;t.  Now I am
having trouble starting it.  I have had it in the shop and they have done diagnostic tests
and could not find anything wrong.  They said I need to take it ta a dealer because they
don't know what the codes are for this problem.

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Find another mechanic, sounds like an easy fix. I'm sure the ECM is not to blame. Since the CEL is blinking they can pull a code or codes. Some codes are stored in memory.

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