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Old 12-13-2010, 07:46 PM   #1
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Diablo chip... they're discontinued but what did they do?

Someone gave me a diable chip to try. I'm going to do anything with it just because I don't need to fry anything in the car.

But what did they do when they were first released for the Focus?? Was it similar to what Tom does for example with his flashers?: load up a custom tune and plug it in.


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It has to match your car's computer code and it depends on what was programed on it. But yes, you would buy a custom tune and plug it into your computer. Some had more than one tune and could be switched between tunes.
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Yes it can be reprogrammed but you cannot install a chip in the SVT's computer (going by what you have listed in your info.)
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Thanks for the info... by the time you figure out IF it works with your ECU, or find someone to program it, or find the computer attachment for it.... you're better off getting a tune from Tom.
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