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Old 02-23-2010, 09:19 AM   #61
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You need to "Restore Origional Backup" just to be safe

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Old 04-17-2010, 05:33 PM   #62
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Tom help. I went to put my stock tune back on because i have to take it to the dealer for some work. The instructions said to select performance tune, but on mine it said custom tune, and go through the same steps as installing a diablosport tune and after the on screen instructions select "original backup". Mine didn't do that. It told me to turn the key off/on, waited a few seconds, then told me to turn key on and it started writing vehicle. It never gave me the option of "restore original backup". After it wrote it said tune is done , unplug tool and drive. So i drove and it feels like stock i quess, but how can i be sure? Did i do it coerrect? Also i did pull the 46/61 fuses. Also how would i acess "last tune written"? I tried looking under options but i never saw that.
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ok, problem solved. I had to go into options, then trouble shooting to find restore to original backup.
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Yep , glad you got it going , sorry took a few days off

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Old 04-18-2010, 02:15 AM   #65
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No problem Tom, if anyone deserves days off its you. I'll send you an email monday for a copy of the custom tune, cause its gone now and says performance tune, thanks.
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Hey Tom--just bought a tune from you. Tried installing it today and the Predator keeps saying

Original backup file NOT saved. This could be because there was already a custom tune installed.

I'm about 99% sure no owners have ever had a tune installed.

The Predator HAS been used before. My theory is that the previous owner's backup file is stored on there somehow--or is that supposed to get overwritten when you back up your own file?

How do you know if the Predator is locked? Also if an ECU is locked does it just not start?

I DID update the CROM file because I wanted it to be the most current and have no issues. I don't see exactly how this would affect me since I hadn't connected the Predator to my car previously, but I'm not an IT wizard.

Any ideas? Anyone, doesn't have to be Tom.
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Sounds like there might be a tune in the car , You may have to go to Ford and get a reflash done to your SVT then load the tune

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Old 05-31-2010, 11:14 AM   #69
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Sounds like there might be a tune in the car , You may have to go to Ford and get a reflash done to your SVT then load the tune

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I really don't think there is. It has all the weird symptoms of the stock tune on every single startup. Does that message ONLY come up when there is already a tune?
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