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Old 03-25-2010, 10:18 AM
EdGein EdGein is offline
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Default Inspection Question

Can a truck with no reverse pass inspection or will it show up on the computer diagnostic test? My neighbor says he knows a guy that will pass anything that will pass the comp test, bad tires, small cracks in windshield, etc. I was gonna take it to Auto Zone and have them scan the computer but I dont know if they use the same scans. The airbag light blinks also so I know I have to fix that first. I saw a thread on FRF that will help with that though, I think. I'm having problems finding it again though so I'll look around till I find it and remedy that problem. Any info on the reverse thing would be much appreciated though. I've been out of work for 4 months so I haven't had the money to fix the trans. Hopefully I'll be starting a new job in 2 or 3 weeks and then I'll be able to get the trans replaced or fixed. Till then I can only do silly cosmetic things. the neighbor that told me about the inspection backed into my truck and broke a taillight and that is why I posted the question last week about the new tails(he's replacing them,lol). Otherwise I'm stuck as the inspection is up at the end of march. Thanks Folks!
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Old 03-25-2010, 06:04 PM
Daedalus Daedalus is offline
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Default Re: Inspection Question

No, it should not be able to detect that reverse doesn't work unless it's throwing a code of some sort. If it is throwing a code your check engine light should be on...
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