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BMW 3-Series (E90 E92) Forum > E90 / E92 / E93 3-series Powertrain and Drivetrain Discussions > N54 Turbo Engine / Drivetrain / Exhaust Modifications - 335i > Poll: Dinan Flash CEL/Limp Free?



View Poll Results: Got Limp/CEL?
No, only error-free performance. 25 54.35%
Yes. Please provide details in the thread. 4 8.70%
I am a Dinan hater. 17 36.96%
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      04-02-2008, 03:11 PM   #23
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Three months and still strong. No issues to date.
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Three months and still strong. No issues to date.
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Had one quick limp mode....no CEL...probably not even related to the Dinan. Just stopped the engine and restarted.

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How can it throw a LIMP/CEL if it is flashing the ecu? It is not a piggyback, but re-writing the code.
A flash re-writes the rules.

April fools right?
Dinan doesn't overwrite the emissions or safety maps. Since the Dinan has more control over the engine, it can be more refined and tuned better. Thus, less limp modes. This was a huge argument I came across on these boards and ended with Jim C registering and correcting Shiv that a piggybacks are indeed limited to what they can do simultaneously. There is alot of engine management function that a piggyback just cannot access/address, that a properly tuned ECU can enherenty react too.
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Had one quick limp mode....no CEL...probably not even related to the Dinan. Just stopped the engine and restarted.

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Good deal!
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Had one quick limp mode....no CEL...probably not even related to the Dinan. Just stopped the engine and restarted.

I love the tune.
That's right, I forgot about your situation. I assume the problem did not repeat itself? Have you taken the car in for the 15k service yet? Any fuel pump symptoms? I do appreciate your participation. Thanks.
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I think you are reading into this too much, I was curious to see if Dinan users had problems (CEL/Limp or otherwise) with their car. Dinan users are typically quiet here (although there are exceptions such as myself) so I was attempting to elicit information from the shy owners. I did not intend to offend anyone (nor have a discussion of the SSTT).

Unfortunately, due to your frustrations the poll is incorrect.
someone has to give the other point of view? besides, it makes your poll look more legit
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I think you are reading into this too much, I was curious to see if Dinan users had problems (CEL/Limp or otherwise) with their car. Dinan users are typically quiet here (although there are exceptions such as myself) so I was attempting to elicit information from the shy owners. I did not intend to offend anyone (nor have a discussion of the SSTT).

Unfortunately, due to your frustrations the poll is incorrect.
Besides, you should be happy. I could have chosen that im a "Dinan hater" lmao
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someone has to give the other point of view? besides, it makes your poll look more legit
Of course other "factual" point of views are welcome. I want it to be "legit" rather than "look legit".

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Besides, you should be happy. I could have chosen that im a "Dinan hater" lmao
That's what it there for. Push the "hater" button and stick it to the 'Diman'. Push it, it'll make you feel good
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Of course other "factual" point of views are welcome. I want it to be "legit" rather than "look legit".



That's what it there for. Push the "hater" button and stick it to the 'Diman'. Push it, it'll make you feel good
but i love dinan!!! seriously, i think im gonna get the ecu flash when the stage 2 comes out.
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but i love dinan!!! seriously, i think im gonna get the ecu flash when the stage 2 comes out.
That's the ticket.
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