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Posted: Fri Aug 12, 2005 12:06 am 
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what happens when the battery is disconnected when an aftermarket ecu is used. does it have to be tuned again, or are the maps locked into the ecu??
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Posted: Fri Aug 12, 2005 12:59 am 
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what happens when the battery is disconnected when an aftermarket ecu is used. does it have to be tuned again, or are the maps locked into the ecu??


They're all locked in Eddie.

 

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Posted: Fri Aug 12, 2005 1:59 am 
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bwahaha


Yeah, kinda like you home pc ;)

 

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Posted: Fri Aug 12, 2005 2:20 am 
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bwahaha


Yeah, kinda like you home pc ;)


Except most of the info on your home PC is stored on magnetic media.

The data on your ECU is stored in a Non-Volatile, Solid State memory chip :) Should be good for 100 years without power (or something silly like that).

 

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Posted: Fri Aug 12, 2005 2:53 am 
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or that...

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Posted: Fri Aug 12, 2005 1:14 pm 
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or that...

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I saw u eat it! ;)

 

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Posted: Fri Aug 12, 2005 6:15 pm 
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atleast he didnt flick it at you...
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Posted: Fri Aug 12, 2005 11:57 pm 
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thanks for the replies, im learning heaps from you boys. another question, does the ems have to be powered up (12 v) to be read by a pc. reason i ask is that i bought it off ebay and while trying to read from it on my pc it tells me that its off line or that its locked ( cant remember ). any ideas?
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Posted: Sat Aug 13, 2005 6:52 am 
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you gotta go to the menu and press online (or hot keys ctrl+O )

 

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