Buick Sportsman XFI install help

captndave737

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Talked to Cal Thursday afternoon and the car is up and running. The only thing I did before the call was calibrate the TPS.
The initial tune was pretty much spot on. We made a few adjustments and he educated me on the basics since I was pretty much clueless.

I haven’t had a chance to get it out of the garage yet. I’m out of town until Tuesday night. If the weather is nice Wednesday I’ll drive it quite a bit and play with it. I like the way the EDash integrates with the Sportsman.

Thanks Cal.
 

HighPSI

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Talked to Cal Thursday afternoon and the car is up and running. The only thing I did before the call was calibrate the TPS.
The initial tune was pretty much spot on. We made a few adjustments and he educated me on the basics since I was pretty much clueless.

I haven’t had a chance to get it out of the garage yet. I’m out of town until Tuesday night. If the weather is nice Wednesday I’ll drive it quite a bit and play with it. I like the way the EDash integrates with the Sportsman.

Thanks Cal.
Thank you!!

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captndave737

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Drove it for 30 minutes yesterday. I had a surge at about 1500 rpm. Active Learn was on, it changed a couple of cells and it never happened again. Good crisp throttle response, smooth idle, no tip in problems. A couple of times I got up to 10 lbs of boost. I didn't go higher because the tune is set up for Alky and I don't have any yet. Head out to RCG tomorrow to get some. Having fun learning something new.

I changed the fan on and off temps. Cal had them set at something like 168 and 160. I have a 180 deg. Tstat so I changed it to 188 and 180 on/off.

I'll be changing some cells in the highway cruise area to run leaner when I'm traveling.
 

captndave737

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I got the Alky hooked up and the tune for that was way off. I'm sure this is because I was using an 20/80 mix of Meth and water and I'm sure the initial tune Cal provided was for 100% Meth. Slowly upped the boost, the active learn made adjustments. Got up to 22 lbs. no kr and quit until the spring. The next day I brought the car out to RCG's for body work and paint where it will be for most of the winter. The interior is out and I'll be putting in a new leather interior. When all is back together I'll be scheduling a remote one on the dyno.
 

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im having a problem that just started, my check engine light is not coming on when i turn the key on and the fuel pump is not working with koeo. i can jump the pump and cars starts. why would the check engine light stop working?
 
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