2-14.1. STE/ICE-R VEHICLE SYSTEM DIAGNOSTIC CHECK
(a) General. This section contains information and tests which may be used with STE/ICE-R (Simplified Test
Equipment for Internal Combustion Engines-Reprogrammable) to locate malfunctions that may occur in the vehicle. The tests
can be used during troubleshooting, corrective maintenance, and after routine adjustments.
Throughout this troubleshooting section, various STE/ICE-R test are referenced as part of the
troubleshooting process. In many cases, there is a comparable MSD/SPORT test that can be performed
in lieu of the STE/ICE-R test.
The STE/ICE-R system is primarily used in conjunction with the vehicle electrical system. The test cannot cover all possible
malfunctions that may occur. If a particular malfunction is not discussed, refer to the troubleshooting tables.
Refer to page 2-917 for a copy of the vehicle STE/ICE-R test card.
(b) Description and Operation. STE/ICE-R is portable and operates off of the vehicle's 24 volt system. The
STE/ICE-R kit consists of the following items: Refer to the figures below and on page 2-866.
· Vehicle Test Meter (VTM)
· Transducer Kit (TK)
· Four Electrical Cables (W1, W2, W3, and W4)
· Transit Case
· Technical Publications
1. Tray, Transducer Kit
2. Cable Assembly, Power W1
3. Cable Assembly, Special W2
4. Shell, Electrical Connector
5. Shell, Electrical Connector
6. Clip, Electrical
7. Cable Assembly, Special W3
8. Shell, Electrical Connector
9. Clip, Electrical
10. Shell, Electrical Connector
11. Cable Assembly, Power W4
12. Cable Assembly, Power W5
13. Shell, Electrical Connector
14. Clip, Electrical
15. Shell, Electrical Connector
16. Case, Test Set
17. STE/ICE-R Test Meter