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Old 02-10-2012, 11:44 PM   #11
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I used them once with no problem. As far as I know they are nothing more than a centralized parts locator for junkyards and parts are shipped from said yards, at least mine was. But I'll do a bit of research.
Been awhile since I've dealt with them.
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I have one from a 2000 manual 2dr. Its a different code but idk if it matters or if you can get it reflashed to your code. LMK if you are interested. I also have a sct chip for it if you are interested.

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Old 02-11-2012, 03:10 AM   #13
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I just remember reading that somewhere... but then again it was for engines and stuff.
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You need to match the codes exactly, and then get the keys programmed for it. I'll take a look for an ECU here in the u-pull yard, they charge $16.99, but you're hoping at that price that it works.

Sorry, none in the scrap yard here.

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Old 02-13-2012, 10:15 AM   #15
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I found out that there is a matching ecu at a scrap yard one province over so I might have to try that.
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Old 02-15-2012, 12:04 AM   #16
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Alrighty! So I ended up finding and ordering a blank ECU that I can get setup to work with my car. Would you guys have any ideas as to what exactly I can get this tuning guy to do for a little extra power? I know about Air/fuel ratio stuff, valve timing, etc. but are there any particular numbers or details I can provide the guy with? Thanks for everyone's help so far!
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Alrighty! So I ended up finding and ordering a blank ECU that I can get setup to work with my car. Would you guys have any ideas as to what exactly I can get this tuning guy to do for a little extra power? I know about Air/fuel ratio stuff, valve timing, etc. but are there any particular numbers or details I can provide the guy with? Thanks for everyone's help so far!
What do you mean by a "blank ECU" ?

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Old 03-17-2012, 08:31 PM   #19
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What do you mean by a "blank ECU" ?

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Not sure exactly, but the mechanic who told me it was burnt out may have actually lied as I caught him in a few others later on. I plan to take the old one to the dealership just to confirm it's burnt out now.
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