2001 KIA OPTIMA

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  • rdmihalko
  • 2001 Kia Optima

Electrical problem
2001 Kia Optima 4 cyl Front Wheel Drive Automatic 77,000 miles

where is the ecm unit located and where to the wires go to on my alternator-
everytime I replace the alternator and start the car it frys the alternator-any ideal
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Wednesday, February 24th, 2010 AT 10:48 AM

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  • KHLow2008
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Hi rdmihalko,

The ECM is located behind the lower center of dash (behind and under the radio).

Seems there is a shorting somewhere and you would need to check the wireharnesses.

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Sunday, February 28th, 2010 AT 11:16 AM

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