How to Reset ECU and Reset Throttle Body - Performance DIY by DIY Guru

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A lot of people love work on their cars and upgrade parts. But what many people don't know is that it is essential to reset the ecu and also reset the throttle body in order to gain maximum performance gains.
how to reset ecu, how to reset throttle body

Many people dont kno that when you reset your ecu after small bolt on mods the car learns the new driving conditions and peforms better ,so here's a little diy about manually resetting your ecu and throttle :

How to Reset ECU and Reset Throttle Body Step # 1.

First what you need to do is to disconnect the negative lead from the battery for a minimum of 45 minutes. Some experts recommend this period to be around 12 hours but that is not really necessary.

How to Reset ECU and Reset Throttle Body Step #2.

After 45 minutes have passed, you can go ahead and reconnect the battery negative lead.

How to Reset ECU and Reset Throttle Body Step #3.

 The next step is to get in the car and put  ignition key in, turn to MAR and leave for 90 secs.

How to Reset ECU and Reset Throttle Body Step #4.

Next, turn off the ignition, but make sure that you do not remove the key. Leave for around 90 secs.

How to Reset ECU and Reset Throttle Body Step #5.

After you have waited for 90 seconds go ahead and start the engine. But do not touch the throttle and let the car idle for 15 mins otherwise the car will not rev freely afterwards.

How to Reset ECU and Reset Throttle Body Step #6.

You will have to turn the car off  again and leave it for 10 another minutes.

How to Reset ECU and Reset Throttle Body Step #7.

Well well my little diy maestro you have done it. You can now start the car and take her for a spin.


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http://performance-diy.blogspot.com/2012/02/rear-axle-oil-change.html

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