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Old 08-24-2009, 09:50 PM   #1
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Xcal 2, 5 changes left....

I was digging around on my Xcal 2 getting a little more familiar with it and I come across the info screen and when I started to back out of it, it brought up another message that said 5 changes left-stock tune I figure the stock tune means that I have it programmed to stock, becuase I do, but what does 5 changes left mean? I switched it over to the 93 oct tune and then back to see if it would change, and it did not. Any help on this one?


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You are only allowed to change which vehicle it is tuning 5 times.
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Old 08-25-2009, 01:07 PM   #3
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^^^Yep you are only allowed to tune 5 different vehicles, so no worries
Unless that is what you will be doing...
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Old 08-26-2009, 05:18 PM   #4
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Ahh, gotcha! I kind of thought that maybe they had it where you could only switch between tuned and not tuned so many times. I would be pissed if that were the case.

So if I sold the Xcal, then it would be good for 4 more changes once the new owner got it? Does it store more than one factory ECM/PCM flash in it? In other words.....if I sell it, will the new owner get my original flash with my VIN in it? It's not that big of a deal, but I wouldn't want that.
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Thread jack.... I had 4 unlocks on mine when i got it. I uploaded a 93 tune on my car. After awhile i got all pissy and changed it back to stock to see if i could tell any difference. Noticed it went down to 3 unlocks. Changed it back to the 93 tune... Now what im getting from u guys is if i go back to stock again, it shouldnt take another unlock away....right?
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From what I gather, it only takes away if you use it on another car. In other words......they are good for 5 cars total. After that, I don't know.
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