Vanagon F4-1915cc 1.9L (Water Cooled) (1983)
Engine Control Module: Customer Interest
ECM - Inoperative Due to Improper Battery Charging
DATE: Jan. 13, 1995
Battery, Charging Precautions
All All m.y.
Inoperative Engine Control Modules (ECM) due to improper battery charging or starting procedures.
Always follow battery charging procedures as outlined in the applicable Repair Manual for the respective model.
To avoid damage to the ECM, the following additional precautions must also be taken:
Ignition must be switched off.
Do not start engine while charging battery.
Do not use battery chargers or boosters that exceed 16 volts.
Do not disconnect ECM with the ignition switched on.
Ensure that ECM connectors are secure.
Follow the above instructions to avoid damage to the ECM.