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    Default How many ECU's does a Vectra have?

    Can anyone list the ECU,s that a Vectra has, and is their one that controls them all or they link to?

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    Well at a recent club meet i was told my car has 37 ECU's but it's all down to what spec the car is and what option's it has !!!!

    Back in a V6 !!!!!!!!!!!! And lovin it !!!

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    Ok then, forget all the ABS, throttle body kind of ECU's.

    Is their a main ECU that links to the engine management ECU on the engine?

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    my mate at vx said it has atleast 17 mini ECU's

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    76 ECU's in one form or another are all interlinked to control everything, their is a main engine management ECU but this also relies on other units to operate.

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    What's your definition of an ECU? That may help in this quest.

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    The common meaning of ECU is Electonic Control Unit.

    So this would in effect mean all control units, but a good question Ste.

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    When I had my car TECH-2'd after it had starting problems, I'm sure they read codes from at least 16 ECU's but said it could go up to 22! My car's an Elite -what other kit could you have?


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    Quote Originally Posted by Maverick View Post
    The common meaning of ECU is Electonic Control Unit.

    So this would in effect mean all control units, but a good question Ste.
    Exactly, so the alternator would count?? as it has sort of electronic control over the voltage stabilisation??

    Where do you end?? Tyre pressure monitor must have some form of electronics in it too.....
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    My toaster has an ECU for the timer.....

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    when i went to 888 the other day i saw the tech2 interogate 14 ECUS

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