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resetting Celica ECU after installs? #7747 Jun 19, 9:56am Jun 19, 9:56am
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resetting Celica ECU after installs?
what is your take on resetting the ECU after installing your new TRD exaust or an Injen CAI...?

(by "resetting", I mean taking the battery connecters off for a few minutes so that the celica's computer will revert back to stock settings and ferget about all the driving habits that it remembers about you)

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Re: resetting Celica ECU after installs? [Re: isaac] #7748 Jun 20, 8:45am Jun 20, 8:45am
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Well I'm not sure if it totally resets everything. I just do it because everyone recommends doing it. I'm sure some of the ROM chips in the ECU and even some of the RAM that is stored remains even after a reset IMO.


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Re: resetting Celica ECU after installs? [Re: Kryptonite229] #7749 Jun 20, 4:00pm Jun 20, 4:00pm
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You will need to reset it after CAI to avoid CEL. There is no need to reset after exhaust IMO. But, it won't hurt.


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