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Old 04-20-2013, 09:56 PM   #1
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sct site says to upgrade the flasher?

I went to the sct site & they say to upgrade the flashers. To download the latest program or what ever. Anyone know about this? I haven't done this as my car runs great w/ no issues so why? It says x3/sf3 urgent upgrade, critical update, what does this mean?


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Old 04-20-2013, 10:23 PM   #2
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I'm not updating my flasher or the one for the 6 liter either for they both run strong. Whats the purpose of this?
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My opinion is ... If its working and datalogging leave it alone , I have had so much trouble with my customers updating and then having problems they have never had before

I wouldnt update !

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Old 04-20-2013, 11:41 PM   #4
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Same here, I wouldn't update unless it was needed. Like Tom said I have seen a few people update theirs and cause all sorts of problems. Heck I even think one bricked his car and had to send his ECU to SCT so they could flash it back for him or something like that.
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I'm not updating my flasher or the one for the 6 liter either for they both run strong. Whats the purpose of this?
Thanx, thats what I thought also.
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Old 04-23-2013, 11:26 PM   #6
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ooooh so im just going to leave it alone i was gonna update but didnt had the time now im not updating
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Old 04-24-2013, 09:09 AM   #7
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Another vote for not updating. If it works, don't mess with it.

I had an issue where an update caused me all sorts of weird problems with my SF3 and required SCT to re-format it.
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While I'm not currently using it, I do keep my flash device updated.
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Yeah, I agree with everyone else. To upgrade it you need to flash your car back to stock. I wouldn't mess with it.
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