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Old 05-20-2002, 12:52   #1 (permalink)
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what is procedure for relearn, just brought ea ghia not clued up about them,recently discon battery. ps top forum have many other little probs still reading old posts which may have answers im looking for thanks
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Old 05-20-2002, 15:42   #2 (permalink)
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im going to by a 9volt battery that plugs into the cig lighter cause my car idles like shit for ages after ive diconnected the battery your supposed to let it iddle for approx 15min without touching any accessories then drive it at different speeds ect and its supposed to come right the funny thing is you will find the trip meter will never loose its memory
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Old 05-20-2002, 15:59   #3 (permalink)
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If you haven't got a 9v battery connection then the next best thing to do is go to an open road, throw your car down a gear and bag it for about 1km, this will reset your system.

I've done it a couple of time and works well.
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Old 05-20-2002, 16:24   #4 (permalink)
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thanks for info but whats 9volt batteryabout? another prob i have is cruise wont work light comes on is their a special way to operate it. must go have to repair electric window reg motor . thanks for help
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Old 05-20-2002, 17:18   #5 (permalink)
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the 9v battery attachment stops the computer that runs your car from loosing its memory every time you diconnect the battery i think it plugs into your cig lighter
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Old 05-20-2002, 19:43   #6 (permalink)
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thanks for info, it sounds like u could wire up a plug quite easily eg cig socket to 9v connector and battery
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Old 05-20-2002, 20:13   #7 (permalink)
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The relearn procedure for a EA is allow the vehicle to be at operating temp,Disconnect the battery.Press your foot on the brake pedal to kill capacitor charge.Turn A/C off,P/S straight ahead,no foot on brake pedal.Allow to sit for 5 mins.Re- connect the battery,start car.Run in R N D 3 2 1,if auto.If manual place foot on clutch pedal and place in 1st gear.Then rotate steering lock to lock.A/C on off.Drive the car over 15km varing driving,cruise,load(hills)stop/start,WOT and idle.This is used to do from XE to EL.EF onwards is better off disconnecting the ECU and follow the same procedure.

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