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Old 01-22-2013, 07:59 PM   #86
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Originally Posted by kb911 View Post
i know this is a stupid question but what would be the consequences of trying to load the software from the 2013 focus into the 2012 would it totally brick Sync?
Short of how would you get a hold of the new firmware if they won't release it I can't see it harming things if the modules were the same, a dealer might be able to do so, but if the hardware is different it would either not work or would just brick it.

If some one knows how to get the firmware/ software off of the module in an installable form that isn't working for Ford it might be worth a shot, then again it may completely invalidate the warranty on the apim module itself (the brains of the sync system).
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