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Old 08-13-2013, 08:45 PM
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Since I purchased the Gt Hemi programmer I have not been able to disable the seatbelt reminder or traction control(screen freezes). I got the bright idea to try again while the engine was running. The seatbelt was no problem, but when I scrolled down to disable the TC my dash lit up(ABS,brake,ESC). When I disconnect the programmer and restart the engine everything is fine. Does this mean every time I start the engine I have to disable the TC and deal with a christmas tree dash???
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The answer is yes. I think it is a safety feature so as to bring the TC back on as per design. Irritating for most but not for all. I read in a past thread about a Ram owner who had his TC turned off and lost control in inclement weather.
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No my TC is off all the time and no lights on. I would go back to stock then update the tuner then install the new tune. Going back to stock seems to fix most problems but who knows what you did changing the computer while it was running
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The tuner was manually updated by BD. I will go back to stock and re-install. Thanks for the help guys.
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When was it updated by BD. There was a new update last week to A016. The problem you are having with functions freezing was fixed on the last update A015. Good luck.
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Travis hooked me up on Monday(8/12/13). I disconnected the battery yesterday and re-installed, but still get the christmas tree effect and no seat of the pants difference. I am starting to lose faith in BD.
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have you looked here? http://www.ramforumz.com/showthread.php?t=147543

newest update is A019
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Feedmetal: I could only find the A016, which I have. Do you have a link or dropbox?
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I had trouble with the update also so I called and they did it for me. You can call or give me your email and I can send it to you. Or tell me how to make a drop box. I have the file. Im gonna go install now.
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its actually A019 not A016
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