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Car shut off 24% into rewrite

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Post Tue Apr 21, 2020 8:51 pm

Posts: 1
Car is a 2015 Chevrolet SS

Bone head move. I could have sworn I put the car in acc on mode but i guess i didnt. Touched up a few parameters for the hundredth time trying to get everything just right. At 24% the car shuts off tuner said writing failed "unplug or restart" so i did and nadda. No start and all the bells and whistles went off on the DIC. I have 3 tunes on my i2: one for my 'Burb one for my Challenger SP and now i cant use the tuner on either because it says its looking for the SS vin. Am i screwed? I have an appointment with the dealer just in case i cant resolve this to have them try and reflash a stock tune in it. Any help is appreciated. I tried searching for this topic to research but search said no matches... which cannot be true.
Thanks for the help if any hopefully i can figure this out.
Ethan
Ethan
2015 Chevrolet SS APM A6 #9 OF 14
2006 Pontiac GTO
2006 TBSS

Post Wed Apr 22, 2020 4:54 pm

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what happens when you try to go through the recovery process now?
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Post Wed Apr 22, 2020 10:54 pm

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Location: CT

sounds like you did not restore the original backup stock tune to your previous vehicle in order to unlock/reset the programmer before trying to use it on your other one...
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