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    Default power steering programming ?? is it true ??

    is this true if u have a new power steering pump fitted do u have to have it programed to the ecu ???

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    Yep it is mate
    Vectra vxr custome remaps egr deletes dpf and diagnostic work all remaps are custome bench tuning avalible all genuine equipment PM for info

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    how do u do this using tech 2 ??

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    Ok im not saying Paul is wrong, but Steven changed the PS Pump on his vec lately and it did not require coding. Maybe New ones need coding, and second hand ones do not.

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    it will work out of the box ok but the canbus settings need changing to your car as could cause conflicts on the CAN if modules arent listed
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    Just to add, mine worked fine. I spoke to my local VX garage, they said if the pump needs programming it show an error code on the dash, if it doesn't show an error it will be ok. I haven't had the chance to get my codes read yet to prove/disprove what they said..

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    If you are simply swapping a unit over from an identical engine then there is no issue
    However, many units come from different engines, and that is where the problems begin with refurbished units; it can be pure luck if it was previously in an identical engine

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    well i have the steering wheel light on with ! next to it. it came off the same car and was working as i seen it but this light was on after i changed my engine

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