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Forum: Engine Management and ECU Remapping 09 December 2017, 10:23 PM
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Posted By bludgod
yes what you can do is hook both the 5v and the...

yes what you can do is hook both the 5v and the 1v input on a switch to the ECU's OEM o2 sensor input, that way you can flick the switch and enable closed loop when your not tuning.

as for the...
Forum: General Technical 05 December 2017, 04:09 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 486
Posted By bludgod
yes that one has the FT232RL chipset as mentioned...

yes that one has the FT232RL chipset as mentioned in my earlier posts so that should work fine. Think i've seen 'em cheaper on amazon though so worth shopping about a bit.
Forum: General Technical 05 December 2017, 10:35 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 486
Posted By bludgod
yeh so if it won't show as a com port and it's...

yeh so if it won't show as a com port and it's not a tactrix cable then it's not gonna play ball for you. How much is the deposit on the tactrix - might be cheaper to just buy the cheapo vag lead off...
Forum: General Technical 05 December 2017, 12:54 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 486
Posted By bludgod
with the official cable, when you plug it in does...

with the official cable, when you plug it in does it appear in device manager as a COM port?

With the official cable I think it may only show as a ROSSTECH something cable and now as a COM port...
Forum: General Technical 30 November 2017, 04:06 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 486
Posted By bludgod
no doesn't have to be a vag lead, anything that...

no doesn't have to be a vag lead, anything that uses an FTDI chipset and that's presented as a COM port when connected to the machine will work.
Forum: General Technical 30 November 2017, 03:22 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 486
Posted By bludgod
from what I remember - the left hand and right...

from what I remember - the left hand and right hand are different prices so check part numbers to confirm. ICP would likely be cheaper but I'm not sure if they have any in stock so you might end up...
Forum: Engine Management and ECU Remapping 30 November 2017, 01:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 123
Posted By bludgod
tactrix is the manufacturer of the...

tactrix is the manufacturer of the programming/flashing cable and the ECUFlash software that goes with it. For just read only the vag cable will work once you get all the romraider logging software...
Forum: General Technical 30 November 2017, 01:17 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 486
Posted By bludgod
on dual AVCS cars the exhaust cams work the same...

on dual AVCS cars the exhaust cams work the same way regular intake AVCS cams do on the earlier cars so the pully can advance/retard the cam timing when requested to do so by the ECU.

Best i can...
Forum: General Technical 30 November 2017, 11:37 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 486
Posted By bludgod
check the exhaust cam pulleys for damage, if...

check the exhaust cam pulleys for damage, if anyone fitted a belt perhaps without using the correct tool the cam pullys will break internally and need replacing. Even if the codes weren't turned off...
Forum: General Technical 20 November 2017, 12:00 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 786
Posted By bludgod
during warmup the ECU will run different AFR...

during warmup the ECU will run different AFR targets and also higher idle target etc. so thinks like poor maf readings/wonky O2/dodgy IACV etc. may go unnoticed until everything is up to temp. Or it...
Forum: Engine Management and ECU Remapping 19 November 2017, 06:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 254
Posted By bludgod
Yes that's the one!

Yes that's the one!
Forum: General Technical 18 November 2017, 11:15 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 786
Posted By bludgod
most stuph is getting used during warm up, to me...

most stuph is getting used during warm up, to me the LTV info suggesst the ECU is adding a bit of fuel in to get back to 14.7 on cruise. A trim is on the edge of being a little high, B trims look OK...
Forum: Engine Management and ECU Remapping 17 November 2017, 03:06 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 393
Posted By bludgod
yeh you can create a custom vehicle with your own...

yeh you can create a custom vehicle with your own pre-set weight/drag/wheel size/gear ratios etc. and just use that. The reality of it is your not really worried about the actual numbers, just the...
Forum: Engine Management and ECU Remapping 17 November 2017, 03:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 283
Posted By bludgod
the bluetooth OBD scanners likely won't work all...

the bluetooth OBD scanners likely won't work all that well on your car so find a local garage that has the kit and a smoke/pressure testing machine. That way you can check for leaks in the...
Forum: Engine Management and ECU Remapping 17 November 2017, 11:15 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 283
Posted By bludgod
tek1 should be standard boost but held for a...

tek1 should be standard boost but held for a little longer. The original map on the 802 ECU was revised by them to reduce the hesitation and high RPM overfuelling. It wouldn't really be suited to...
Forum: Engine Management and ECU Remapping 17 November 2017, 11:08 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 393
Posted By bludgod
best way will be to run virtual dyno logs against...

best way will be to run virtual dyno logs against each other, try a 4th gear run with flat boost and a 4th gear run with tapering boost but more ignition timing.

Assuming your charge temps aren't...
Forum: Engine Management and ECU Remapping 17 November 2017, 10:24 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 254
Posted By bludgod
there are 3ports and there are 3ports not all are...

there are 3ports and there are 3ports not all are created equal so yes you'd at least need to get it checked in my opinion. More so if your changing from say a classic 3port to a MAC valve or if your...
Forum: General Technical 15 November 2017, 02:00 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 786
Posted By bludgod
its because files aren't CSV - they are delimited...

its because files aren't CSV - they are delimited by semicolons not commas, quick find and replace and DD will happily chew them up for you. Do a replace first for , to . then ; to , and you'll be...
Forum: General Technical 15 November 2017, 10:12 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 786
Posted By bludgod
in romraider logger - hit the "show LTV" button...

in romraider logger - hit the "show LTV" button on the left hand side. Save as image and upload here we'll see what's up.


Also - cleaning maf sensor rarely works if its at the stage where it's...
Forum: Subaru Parts 14 November 2017, 01:09 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 505
Posted By bludgod
just in case anyone googles and comes across the...

just in case anyone googles and comes across the thread, bazil_sw - you were googling american 04 STI's which would be side feeds - UK's as you see now are top feeds :)
Forum: Engine Management and ECU Remapping 13 November 2017, 10:43 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 324
Posted By bludgod
yes you can have launch control and you can have...

yes you can have launch control and you can have switchable maps then have one of the maps with a load of popping and banging but it's not antilag.

Don't rule out a link ecu as well if your mapper...
Forum: General Technical 10 November 2017, 12:30 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 233
Posted By bludgod
is it appearing because of the map? or a faulty...

is it appearing because of the map? or a faulty sensor? or a leak? if it's a map problem then remapping will fix. If it's a sensor problem then the sensor needs replaced. If it's a leak then the leak...
Forum: General Technical 09 November 2017, 03:07 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 233
Posted By bludgod
nah you'd get a code for cat system efficiency...

nah you'd get a code for cat system efficiency below threshold then. A/F corrections are mainly handled by airflow metering and primary o2 sensor in the headers.
Forum: General Technical 09 November 2017, 01:37 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 233
Posted By bludgod
the o2 sensor in the headers wouldn't be affected...

the o2 sensor in the headers wouldn't be affected by the cat/sportscat/decat though so not sure how it would get clogged up by something behind it in the exhaust stream. If the car is seeing lean...
Forum: General Technical 09 November 2017, 01:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 233
Posted By bludgod
you need some computer powers on there to see...

you need some computer powers on there to see what the maf/o2 sensor readings are though - this will help you determine if it's an electrical fault or a mechanical fault.
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