Date: Thu, 26 Jul 2001 04:18:20 GMT
From: "Davo" <>
Subject: Re: Reprogramming ECU for 17" wheels

"Bob" <> wrote in message news:09fults3kv6juehtp9vdtge1rl6b8hn9senopsamcom... > On Tue, 24 Jul 2001 23:20:16 GMT, "Davo" <> > wrote: > > > >As for the ECU/speedo etc.. I'll probably get it reprogrammed just so I'm on > >the safe side of law. > > Davo: > > AFAIK, you can only have the ECU programmed for a 'stock' size Saab > Tire/Wheel combo. You can;t program it for any diameter that you want. > So, the trick is to select the stock combination that's closest to > the size tires you are buying. Thanks for the info. If I change wheels, I'll be going to a 215/45/17 which is standard on the Areo.. so hopefully should be in the existing SAAB combinations > BTW - 17" tires = high pressure = hard ride & bouncy. Yeah, I keep hearing that. I DON'T WANT TO HEAR THAT lol. Is it really that big of a difference. Going from 205/50/16 to 215/45/17 ??? > Bob Davo

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