Help! Car won’t start after failed KTUNER flash

  1. BoostedDreams

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    5B3B166D-46F1-4F08-85D7-9D59D09644DB.jpeg CD26335E-F54E-4EA3-979D-EA91026DA255.jpeg Literally just got my ktuner and after I erase ecu and flash the car it prompts me to turn ignition off, wait a few seconds, turn back on then click okay on computer. I’ve tried multiple times and I keep getting this message. Then it says my ECU is in recovery mode
    Help! I have to drive to work!
     
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    why dont you email or call them instead of posting in a public forum for support
     
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    Turn everything off, unplug everything, and then re-connect / reboot. It should recognize that it's in recovery mode and prompt you for a flash back to stock. You can then re-attempt the flash at your convenience.
     
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    I can’t get the cars dash to go off either. I’ll call ktuner and see if I can get some help. Maybe i should unplug the battery too?
     
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    Got it to work ! Thank you!
     
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    Because of quality help like from @Two Step Performance that’s why!
     
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    Glad you got it sorted out. Big props to Two Step.:thumbsup:
     
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    Loving the Two Step Company, glad they could assist you!
     
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    If you called them you would get a instant reply instead of waiting for someone to reply
     
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    I actually did call and left a message then posted here. Relax
     
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    The main problem was running windows 10 on an older MacBook Pro with only 4gb total ram. Everything lagged and took an eternity to load which in my opinion kept causing errors with ktuner flash uploads. Ended up buying a $300 Dell and I am having no issues now!
     
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    That seems to be just Ktuner. I have my laptop with 16GB and a quad core and it did not want to cooperate.
     
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    Really? I would get it to work 1 in 5 attempts, tried new windows laptop and worked first time. How did you fix?
     
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    I didn't really. On my laptop it was awful. On my desktop it was instant. But I can't take that outside.
     
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