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Old 04-05-2005, 05:07 PM   #1
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ECU reset

just wondering do you have to recet the ecu after every mod


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Old 04-05-2005, 05:54 PM   #2
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Yes you should for mods that directly effect performance. Putting a CD player in the car or doing a shorty antenna mod, of course you wouldn't. Doing the ECU reset allows the car to learn of your new mod and adjust accordingly. Not doing one will more then likely throw a CEL or you'll run into stability problems.
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You can also discon the battery and stand on the brake pedal for 30 seconds to reset it, rather than leaving it unplugged for 10-20 mins. ;)

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Just to post before people get on here and tell you that you don't have to cause the ECU will learn on its own IN TIME (is the key words) I say do it and that way the ECU relearns now and not latter. It never hurts and its free so I would say yes do it after every mod.
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