General Anyone out there still make chips?

Posted by natedog831, Jul 16, 2017

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  1. natedog831

    natedog831 Probationary Member

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    So funds are a bit tight for to get ECMlink at the moment. So I thinking of going the chip route.

    There are 2 guys on eBay I found that are making chips, but they're only doing them for 1g's and didn't want to help me out.

    I have a 2g 96 GSX, 6 bolt swap, and a EPROM ECU. If anyone still making chips out there, comment or private message me. Name your price, I just need some basic stuff done.
     

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  2. bastarddsm

    bastarddsm Proven Member

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    I can try to do one for a 2g, but I focus on 1g stuff. Afaik, the 2gs never had the chip following that the 1g had
     
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    Thanks for the help. Is it harder to make a chip for a 2g ?
     
  4. bastarddsm

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    No, it's all the same there just isn't as much info out there for 2gs, plus I don't have one, so I never had motivation to push forward
     
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    I might have been one of the guys you messaged on eBay. Ive been super busy, and had a couple of customers that had issues that were not my fault I had to diagnose for them, and it took way to much time for the $50 I got out of a chip so I've not been super proactive on them lately.

    But if you want one we could work something out.
     
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    Well thanks for the insight. I mostly just trying to clear a code for a misfire, common with the 6 bolt swap. It's easy to clear it with link. Anyways I have a 10k pot mod on there that should help, I just have to make time to fiddle with it.

    But thanks for offering help. Glad to know someone on here's still making chips, I wasn't aware they were a hassle though LOL.
     
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    Thanks for providing that link. If I were to get a chip from you, I would just need injector compensation and a fuel map, plus clearing the code if possible.

    But I'm going to fiddle with the pot mod and see if I can get my code to clear. Ill just keep saving for link in the mean time
     
  9. GPLaserRS

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    @natedog831 have you considered switching to a black box ecu and open source tuning as a low budget alternative? I think Kurt (@bastarddsm) can help you out if you wanted to go that direction. I had him burn me a chip, I have a 1G though, and once I get my black box wired in he is the guy I'm gonna use to help get me tuned.
     
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    natedog831 Probationary Member

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    I may consider it. I don't have black box ecu though, they were only in the 97-99 models I believe. But I have an extra EPROM ecu laying around, so I figured I'd take advantage of that, which is good so I can still drive my eclipse while the ecu is being worked on

    Thanks for the reply though I'll keep it in mind
     
  11. GPLaserRS

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    I only mention it because to pick up a 98-99 ECU is between $75-$100, and you have full access to tune with Ceddy Mods and a Tactrix cable. Some tuners will let you send them the ecu and they will flash you a base tune so you can get up and running and do some logs to start upping the power, they can even remote tune your car too. Just food for thought.
     
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    natedog831 Probationary Member

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    Hmmm sounds that pretty interesting. How hard is it to a black box ecu set up in the 95-96 eclipses ?
     

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