the switched and coil circuits of the relay are quite separate. I'd forget the power back up the wire theory personally.
You said there was power both sides of the relay - which pins did you test and was that with the relay in place or removed?
You can often remove the cover on those relays...
Unless the dealer is a bit of an enthusiast or sees a lot of these vehicles then I doubt they will know about the fuse issue. Here's one of the threads about it on ih8mud:
I had a problem which in the end did turn out to be a faulty...
Hi Rudie. There's a common fault in the engine bay fuse box on UZJ's, on the fuse to power part of the engine ECU, that can be mis-diagnosed as an ECU fault. The symptoms are that the engine will crank but not start, and on closer inspection you see the security light flashing, indicating that...
I have no idea what my route or itinerary will be yet Clive, just that I have a Chunnel booking to leave these shores on the afternoon of the 13th August and that I'm heading in your direction looking out for interesting places to visit along the way. The rest is a work in progress :cool:
1. David - maybe, depending on border controls;
2. Jon Wildsmith - Chunnel booked
3. Chas, . . . . . . if I can get a new kidney before September. :laughing:
4. Higgy and Clare...(Subject to Clare missing out on her Teachers Holiday this year) :lol:
Just updating my status.