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Old 11-17-2012, 03:09 PM   #8
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Originally Posted by Kaaru View Post
Instead ALL of the cumputer programming was erased and re-installed as if the car was rolling out of the assembly line. Service Director insisted on the fact that everything was wipped from Gertrude: ECM, PCM, ECU, IDS... you name it. All of it, out! Gone!. Call it ''C://format'' if you wish. According to him, that was the first time they did such a thing. Once the new programming installed, the techs made sure the required updates were applied.
That was a waste of time.

It is unfortunate that the "Service Director" doesn't understand how all of those newfangled electronic gadgets really work.
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