What if ? ( ECU content )

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dubs
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What if ? ( ECU content )

Post by dubs » Sun Feb 18, 2007 9:19 pm

The ecu on my 190 s1 exige is knackered, if i phone lotus in the morning will they say send it down to the factory and we"ll reset it for u (for a fee).Try and sell me a new one (for a large fee) or do i take my chances on e_bay and by a second hand one. OPTION C get the credit card out and by an emerald. all sensible replys considered,thanks Dougie

Dobbo
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Re: What if ? ( ECU content )

Post by Dobbo » Sun Feb 18, 2007 9:39 pm

I imagine a new Emerald would be similar �� to a "bend over and take it" price for the standard one from Lotus, so unless they can reset it (cheaply), I'd go Emerald.

stevegreen

Re: What if ? ( ECU content )

Post by stevegreen » Sun Feb 18, 2007 10:02 pm

Look on ebay, or ask around on the forums. Ringing the main engine converters wouldn't hurt either.

Scooteroo
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Re: What if ? ( ECU content )

Post by Scooteroo » Mon Feb 19, 2007 1:34 pm

Dougie,

I've got a spare 190 ecu knocking around in the garage. Havn't got round to listing it on ebay yet. Make me a sensible offer and you can have it.

Cheers,

Scott

charliew
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Re: What if ? ( ECU content )

Post by charliew » Thu May 31, 2007 2:33 am

what about douglas valley breakers in coppull/ lancashire, they usually have a few.

IDG
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Re: What if ? ( ECU content )

Post by IDG » Thu Jun 14, 2007 8:56 pm

Emerald (if you can afford it), your engine will thank you.

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Re: What if ? ( ECU content )

Post by pmyhill » Tue Jul 03, 2007 10:44 am

Hi Dougie, your best bet is to go with the emerald - you wont regret it, it will make your car feel so much better.

Lotus should have fitted one from the start.

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