What is the data link connector (DLC)? I am going to program my keyless
entry remotes. The dealer gave me instructions and it refers to this. My
guess is the connector that the dealer plugs the diag computer into. Is
I think you're right, but it's just a guess. See this article:
and it refers to connecting the Tech2 to the car through the DLC.
Hope that helps somewhat.
yes, that is correct. it's the connector under the dash, above the
I'm curious though why there would be reference to this connector in
order to program the remotes?
what are you programming?
`02 Silverado 2500HD
There have been many references to grounding pin 4 and 8 on the DLC to
program the remotes. Mine is a 99 and I didn't do any of that grounding
stuff. I changed the battery, stand near the truck, press and hold the lock
and unlock buttons at the same time for 7 seconds. The door locks cycle,
programming complete. It don't get no easier than that!
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