Ran first datalog Yesterday.... - Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum, Ford Focus RS Forum
Ford Focus Forum
HomeContact UsAbout UsGalleryDiscussion ForumsMarketplace


Go Back   Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum, Ford Focus RS Forum > Ford Focus Tech Discussions > Focus Tuning Chat

Focus Tuning Chat Discuss performance tuning options for your Ford Focus.

Search This Forum | Image Search | Advanced Search    
Ford Focus Tire & Wheels FocusFanatics Merchandise

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 10-16-2011, 07:24 AM   #1
DueceCoupe
Focus Addict
 
DueceCoupe's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Fan#: 32955
Location: Pennsylvania, PA
What I Drive: 07 Infra Red ST,2002 ZX3.

Posts: 1,216
Points 7,298, Level 56
Points: 7,298, Level: 56 Points: 7,298, Level: 56 Points: 7,298, Level: 56
Level Up 74% Completed
Level up: 74% Level up: 74% Level up: 74%
Forum Activity 2%
Activity: 2% Activity: 2% Activity: 2%
FF Reputation: 5 DueceCoupe Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (29)
Ran first datalog Yesterday....

And was shocked when while driving,My dashboard was going CRAZY.....
Speedometer jumping all over,Check engine flashing,Gauges turning on and off....
I was waiting for the flux capacitor to kick in during the WOT run.
Otherwise,it was pretty neat!
This is normal,right?


__________________
I used to be DueceCoupe,but now I gots a 4 door!

ST Crew Member # 666
DueceCoupe is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 10-16-2011, 08:56 AM   #2
Justin svt
Focus Addict
 
Justin svt's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Fan#: 58325
Location: New Brunswick, Canada
What I Drive: 2002 CD Silver SVT

Posts: 1,216
Points 2,612, Level 31
Points: 2,612, Level: 31 Points: 2,612, Level: 31 Points: 2,612, Level: 31
Level Up 8% Completed
Level up: 8% Level up: 8% Level up: 8%
Forum Activity 0%
Activity: 0% Activity: 0% Activity: 0%
FF Reputation: 2 Justin svt Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (3)
I don't think so...was the bat loose?
__________________
2002 silver ZX3 SVT #2318: Tom's Tune, 8.2mm Taylor Thundervolt wires, Custom ORP, Full Prothane bushing swap

"I buy things I don't need, with money I don't have, to impress people I don't know"
Justin svt is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 10-16-2011, 11:36 AM   #3
DueceCoupe
Focus Addict
 
DueceCoupe's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Fan#: 32955
Location: Pennsylvania, PA
What I Drive: 07 Infra Red ST,2002 ZX3.

Posts: 1,216
Points 7,298, Level 56
Points: 7,298, Level: 56 Points: 7,298, Level: 56 Points: 7,298, Level: 56
Level Up 74% Completed
Level up: 74% Level up: 74% Level up: 74%
Forum Activity 2%
Activity: 2% Activity: 2% Activity: 2%
FF Reputation: 5 DueceCoupe Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (29)
Quote:
Originally Posted by Justin svt View Post
I don't think so...was the bat loose?
Nope.
I just talked with my friend Matt who does Dynotuning and says it was normal to see this while they tune as well.
Unsure if maybe one of My parameters I selected was responsible.....
__________________
I used to be DueceCoupe,but now I gots a 4 door!

ST Crew Member # 666
DueceCoupe is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 10-16-2011, 11:59 AM   #4
BowerR64
Focus Fanatic
 
BowerR64's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Fan#: 78699
Location: Kansas city, MO
What I Drive: 2007 ZX3 SE

Posts: 2,379
Points 11,745, Level 71
Points: 11,745, Level: 71 Points: 11,745, Level: 71 Points: 11,745, Level: 71
Level Up 24% Completed
Level up: 24% Level up: 24% Level up: 24%
Forum Activity 1%
Activity: 1% Activity: 1% Activity: 1%
FF Reputation: 12 BowerR64 Great Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (2)
Mine doesnt do that either
__________________
It's not important to win, it's important to make the other guy lose.
BowerR64 is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 10-16-2011, 12:42 PM   #5
DueceCoupe
Focus Addict
 
DueceCoupe's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Fan#: 32955
Location: Pennsylvania, PA
What I Drive: 07 Infra Red ST,2002 ZX3.

Posts: 1,216
Points 7,298, Level 56
Points: 7,298, Level: 56 Points: 7,298, Level: 56 Points: 7,298, Level: 56
Level Up 74% Completed
Level up: 74% Level up: 74% Level up: 74%
Forum Activity 2%
Activity: 2% Activity: 2% Activity: 2%
FF Reputation: 5 DueceCoupe Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (29)
Quote:
Originally Posted by BowerR64 View Post
Mine doesnt do that either
Hmmm....waiting for Tom to comment about this.
__________________
I used to be DueceCoupe,but now I gots a 4 door!

ST Crew Member # 666
DueceCoupe is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 10-16-2011, 02:24 PM   #6
bespurcell
Focus Addict
 
bespurcell's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Fan#: 60917
Location: Purcell, OK
What I Drive: 2003 black svt

Posts: 716
FF Reputation: 2 bespurcell Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
Mine never did that either.
__________________
Dominant Eng. orp, ITG Maxogen panel filter, Focus-Power tune, Team Dynamic Pro Race 2 16x7 wheels in black(36 lb weight reduction from stock tire/wheel combo)
bespurcell is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 10-16-2011, 03:17 PM   #7
BowerR64
Focus Fanatic
 
BowerR64's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Fan#: 78699
Location: Kansas city, MO
What I Drive: 2007 ZX3 SE

Posts: 2,379
Points 11,745, Level 71
Points: 11,745, Level: 71 Points: 11,745, Level: 71 Points: 11,745, Level: 71
Level Up 24% Completed
Level up: 24% Level up: 24% Level up: 24%
Forum Activity 1%
Activity: 1% Activity: 1% Activity: 1%
FF Reputation: 12 BowerR64 Great Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (2)
Ill tell ya, ide be scared to update the car if you have connection problems.

During an update it has a connection spike and you fudge the update?
__________________
It's not important to win, it's important to make the other guy lose.
BowerR64 is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 10-16-2011, 03:21 PM   #8
DueceCoupe
Focus Addict
 
DueceCoupe's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Fan#: 32955
Location: Pennsylvania, PA
What I Drive: 07 Infra Red ST,2002 ZX3.

Posts: 1,216
Points 7,298, Level 56
Points: 7,298, Level: 56 Points: 7,298, Level: 56 Points: 7,298, Level: 56
Level Up 74% Completed
Level up: 74% Level up: 74% Level up: 74%
Forum Activity 2%
Activity: 2% Activity: 2% Activity: 2%
FF Reputation: 5 DueceCoupe Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (29)
Quote:
Originally Posted by BowerR64 View Post
Ill tell ya, ide be scared to update the car if you have connection problems.

During an update it has a connection spike and you fudge the update?
Never had an issue uploading the custom tune from Tom.
Did the custom tune weeks ago.
This seemed like the dash was going through a series of self checks.
Things were intermittently coming on and shutting off while the datalog shows no interruption in data.

Just found a video that shows the exact same thing....

http://youtu.be/arGkSA9l8rw
__________________
I used to be DueceCoupe,but now I gots a 4 door!

ST Crew Member # 666
DueceCoupe is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 10-16-2011, 07:49 PM   #9
EggYolkedZX3
Focus Enthusiast
 
EggYolkedZX3's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Fan#: 61654
Location: Henderson, NV
What I Drive: '01 Yellow ZX3, '04 Blue SVT w/EAP

Posts: 126
Points 859, Level 15
Points: 859, Level: 15 Points: 859, Level: 15 Points: 859, Level: 15
Level Up 59% Completed
Level up: 59% Level up: 59% Level up: 59%
Forum Activity 0%
Activity: 0% Activity: 0% Activity: 0%
FF Reputation: 8 EggYolkedZX3 Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (3)
My car also does this during datalogging. Not quite like that Mustang but while cruising, the speedo and rpm gauges drop to zero for a second or two. I believe its normal and nothing to worry about.
EggYolkedZX3 is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 10-16-2011, 09:26 PM   #10
1turbofocus
FF Affiliate
 
1turbofocus's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2003
Fan#: 1123
Location: Belmont, NC
What I Drive: 2000 ZX3 / 2002 SVT Turbocharged

Posts: 22,214
Points 51,387, Level 100
Points: 51,387, Level: 100 Points: 51,387, Level: 100 Points: 51,387, Level: 100
Level Up 0% Completed
Level up: 0% Level up: 0% Level up: 0%
Forum Activity 25%
Activity: 25% Activity: 25% Activity: 25%
FF Reputation: 154 1turbofocus Excellent Standing Member 1turbofocus Excellent Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (28)
This isnt common but does happen , its an issue with the SCT software and has done it in diff cars for years

Tom
__________________
Focus-Power: Your #1 Source for Ford Focus Speed, Tuning & Performance!

Customer Support
AIM: hpdyno
Email: hpdyno@aol.com
Phone: 704-249-3745
Site: focus-power.com

Elder 1turbofocus
1turbofocus is online now  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply

Bookmarks & Social Networks

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum, Ford Focus RS Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:57 PM.


Copyright 2002-2014 FocusFanatics.com. All Rights Reserved : Privacy Policy : Advertise Information

Focus Fanatics Ford Focus Forum offers many fun ways for you to engage with other Ford Focus Owners from across the world. Whether it be about the aftermarket performance modifications, technical how-to's, European tuned suspension or awesome fuel economy similar to the Audi S3, Ford Fusion and Acura TLX. You can find all Ford Focus and Focus ST related information here. Join our Ford Focus discussion forums and chat with local Focus enthusiasts in your area. Challenger Hellcat - Charger Hellcat