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Old 03-25-2009, 01:02 PM   #1
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I have a VAG-COM cable since I am a previous Audi owner. I searched around and saw that some people were using them. Is there any danger to using a VAG-COM and are there any limitations?
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Old 03-26-2009, 12:48 AM   #2
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There's a thread about them at www.legacygt.com, and it seems to work for a lot of people. I've heard that it can only log, cannot flash, but I've also heard that it can do both. Try a "test write" in EcuFlash and see what happens.
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Old 05-05-2009, 11:04 PM   #3
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Old 05-31-2009, 11:27 AM   #4
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I have been logging with the vag com cable on my o3 WRX. Initially it was a pain to setup but seems to log just fine. You actually might ba able to use ecu flash and flash with it cuz you have a drive by wire system vs my 03 having a drive by cable system.
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Old 05-31-2009, 07:10 PM   #5
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I've reflashed my buddy's lgt using the cable. i've pulled a rom from my ecu with it also.

15$ n ebay anit bad if you already have terminators
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