Page 13 of 13 FirstFirst ... 3111213
Results 121 to 127 of 127

Thread: Installing the V8 Software

  1. #121
    Lifetime Member Boost's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2006
    Posts
    1,455

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by Blacky View Post
    That is correct. Registration won't be necessary until the V8 Tune Tool editor is released. And even then it may end up not being required.

    Regards
    Paul
    Thank you my old friend!
    Daily driver and only car:
    '01 Z28 m6 stockish for now
    tuned by me
    currently chasing annoying electrical problem

  2. #122
    Lifetime Member
    Join Date
    Oct 2010
    Posts
    279

    Default

    I'm back to the EFIlive world and updated my flash scan too. I downloaded the V8 and uplated the build 303. GOt the bootblock and firmware to update but it has a bunch of trans TCM that need updating and when I try to update I get this. any tips? i'm excited to start tuning my LML
    Attached Thumbnails Attached Thumbnails Click image for larger version. 

Name:	efi screenshot.png 
Views:	53 
Size:	428.7 KB 
ID:	20087  

  3. #123
    EFILive Developer Site Admin Blacky's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2003
    Posts
    8,998

    Default

    Support for the E86 controller has since been split into E86A and E86B and all files have been renamed accordingly. You should reformat the [Config] file system and then re-setup the controllers that you want supported on your FlashScan using the [F5: BBX] option in the V8 Scan and Tune software.

    Regards
    Paul
    Before asking for help, please read this.

  4. #124
    Lifetime Member
    Join Date
    Oct 2010
    Posts
    279

    Default

    Wow I feel dumb since I have been out of efilive for awhile. What did you just say lol, that was for me right blacky? If it was how do I know what controller to use the A or B?

  5. #125
    EFILive Developer Site Admin Blacky's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2003
    Posts
    8,998

    Default

    The Durumax family on EFILive:

    The E54 controller is for LB7
    The E60 controller is for LLY
    The E35A controller is for LBZ
    The E35B controller is for LMM
    The E86A controller is for LML 2011-2014 (this used to be called just E86)
    The E86B controller is for LML 2015+

    So if you previously used E86, then you will now need to use E86A instead.

    Regards
    Paul
    Before asking for help, please read this.

  6. #126
    Lifetime Member
    Join Date
    May 2007
    Posts
    351

    Default

    i bought a new laptop and its a Lenovo with windows 10. I downloaded v8 and v7.5 straight off efilive.com but now need to connect my v2 and get it operational as my old windows xp keeps randomly shutting down.
    any tips to make this painless, doing updates and changing pc is the part that scares me. tuning on my car is the easy part to me. thanks, Chad
    2005 Chevy Avalanch. stock except for k&n filter. Now doing efi live tuning.

    2000 nbm T/A.m6 now a 6.0 lq4 with ported 241 heads,f14 cam,fast 90 and NW tb. Edlebrock stepped race headers 12 bolt rear with 4.10 gears previously tuned by Futral with Hp tuners. Now trying to tune with efi live myself.
    dyno'ed at 441/410 with old motor(346 with f13 cam) and 518/540 on a 75 shot dry kit.

  7. #127
    Joe (Moderator) joecar's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2003
    Posts
    26,891

    Default

    Install V8, install V7, copy your tunes/logs to new PC/laptop, copy contents of folder User Configuration to the same folder on new PC/laptop, plug in FSV2, start V8 S&T.

Page 13 of 13 FirstFirst ... 3111213

Similar Threads

  1. Installing the V7.5 Software
    By Blacky in forum Software Updates and Installation Help
    Replies: 105
    Last Post: February 16th, 2017, 04:39 PM
  2. Installing new ECM - What to expect??
    By juscruzn in forum Duramax LLY
    Replies: 7
    Last Post: February 1st, 2010, 09:46 AM
  3. installing drivers for new 7.5.5 v2
    By Adam Calley in forum Gen III V8 Specific
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: April 15th, 2009, 08:12 AM
  4. Installing new firmware
    By black346 in forum FlashScan V2
    Replies: 10
    Last Post: March 29th, 2007, 09:02 AM
  5. Installing Custom OS
    By oztracktuning in forum Custom Operating Systems
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: April 27th, 2006, 09:58 PM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •