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Old 05-28-2010, 09:50 AM
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I was bad...I didn't disconnect my battery when I installed my CAI. I've already driven around 250 miles with it installed. Will the computer have re-learned by now? Should I still reset it by disconnecting??? Sorry I posted in the wrong section...
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i did not do mine also and i have driven about 15,000 miles i think it will be fine
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Yer fine. Just hammer the throttle a few times here and there while driving. You need to give the computer some normal driving adaptives and some WOT adaptives to learn.

Practice drag racing from a stoplight when it's safe.

Head towards a freeway and as you get on the ramp, push it to the floor and hold it there if traffic allows.

Then do some normal driving in town, cruising on a freeway, etc...
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The instructions on my CAI didn't say anything about disconnecting the battery and it's the Mopar kit. Had it running now for about 4000 miles and seems to be working just fine.
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out here in californification, a lot of our highway/freeway on ramps have metering lights on them, either 1 or 2 vehicles per green light, the light is near the top of the ramp & the law reads when merging you are suppose to blend into prevailing traffic. so you can legally go from 0 to 65 MPH within an 1/8 th of a mile. our own legal drag strips. I try to teach my computer good & often

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that bad its going to blow up. that what a kid told me in my old 350z ahaha dont listen to him its ok
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the pcms adapt to driving habits..I like to do the same thing an take off hard from metering lights onto freeways.. pcm will adapt faster if driven more aggressively... revvin in park/neutral is bad (no load)
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