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This is a discussion on CEL fix no good on 04's within the Tuning: Electronic Engine Management forums, part of the Tech & Modifying & General Repairs category; So i guess the resistor trick does NOT work for the 2004's...****ing POS.......

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    So i guess the resistor trick does NOT work for the 2004's...****ing POS....
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    I don't know where the problem is...I wired a 1M ohm resistor in and have no CEL. Still tuning the UTEC though, might have something to do with it.
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    the mike- did you reset your ECU after you installed the resistor?? or did it go off by itself after awhile?
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    Never reset it, I did the resistor mod with the uppipe off the car, so they went on at the same time. Hasn't come on yet, but if it does I'll let you know.
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    im not getting the EGT CEL, im getting one from the down pipe
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    I'm an idiot, I meant DOWNpipe. It was late when I posted.
    I still have the stock uppipe.
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    Ok after you put this one in does it come off right away or what??
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    Mereniuk,

    maybe you should try resetting the ecu then?

    I got my cel with 80km of losing my DP cat. Put the resistor in, pulled the neg terminal on the battery and haven't had a cel in 2000 km.

    the resistor works, and it only cost me 75 cents.

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    yah i reset the ecu and i havent had one yet, and its been about 100kms!
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    Question

    Anyone here using the non-electronic (no soldering) CEL fix on their '04? If you've not tried it, I recommend you do because it is very easy to install and it definitely works on the '02 and '03.

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    huh??
    whats thats!??

    p.s- its been 230km's...no CEL!
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    Cool

    1000 miles logged, still no CEL!!!!
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    460km's!!
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    Question

    I just went to COBB's Stage 2 with a Perrin DP (and Perrin UP). No CEL yet, and I'm using the resistor fix. How long does it take for the CEL to come on for those of you w/ this problem???
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