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2011 Chevrolet Impala Question: can the damaged plug on my block be replaced with a ordinary plug

 

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cricketx2ca, Raymond, MT, January 01, 2014, 09:59
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will a plug comparable to the old one but not one that starts only at a certain temp damage the car computer?

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    ProfessorG January 01, 2014, 10:03
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    Explain what kind of plug, spark plug ???

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    cricketx2ca, January 01, 2014, 10:07
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    the electrical plug in on the block heater--the end that plugs into the electric outlet

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    ProfessorG, January 01, 2014, 10:21
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    Unless things are different in the north, usually the block heater is an add on feature, and not aware of any computer monitoring of the block heater. Should be a stand alone just to keep the block warm or is temperature controlled internal of the block heater itself.

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