Stratus V6-2.5L VIN H (1997)
Use the arrow keys and select # 2 MDS DIAGNOSTICS on the DRB III MAIN MENU Screen.
Use the arrow keys and select DIAGNOSTIC MENU on the MDS, then press NEXT MENU.
Use the arrow keys and select VEHICLE CONTROLLER PROGRAMMING on the MDS, then press NEXT MENU.
Use the arrow keys and select PROGRAMMING OF ALL OTHER CONTROLLERS USING MDS & DRB III on the MDS, then press NEXT
Follow the steps presented on the MDS and DRB III(R) which will allow the DRB III(R) to obtain the current part number of the TCM.
The MDS will display the part number of the TCM on the vehicle and the appropriate replacement part number, then press NEXT MENU to begin
If the TCM on the vehicle has already been updated or programmed, a NO UPDATES AVAILABLE message will be displayed. Check the part
number of the TCM on the vehicle and compare it to the part number displayed. If the TCM has already been updated, then another condition
exists that will require further diagnosis and repair.
The MDS and DRB III(R) will prompt for any operator action needed during the remainder of the programming process.
THE FOLLOWING STEPS ARE REQUIRED BY LAW.
Type the necessary information on the "Authorized Software Update Label" p/n 04669020 (Figure 1). Attach the label to the TCM and cover the
label with the clear plastic overlay.
Type the necessary information on the "Authorized Modification Label" p/n 04275086 and attach the label near the VECI Label (Figure 2).
After the flash update is complete, verify the repair by attempting to duplicate the condition experienced by the customer. If DTC(s) or 1 trip faults
can be set, further diagnosis and repair will be required.