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What exactly does the O2 cheater do. Also where can I buy it and for how much? I am also looking for a performance chip, where can I gety one of those? Thanks guys!
 

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It will turn off the CEL (Check Engine Light) after you install a cat. bypass pipe aka Off road pipe. Essentially, it tricks your ECU to thinking you have a Catyltic converter. Check to see if other ppl. have an O2 cheater they are trying to sell, etc.

[ 11-20-2002, 08:39 AM: Message edited by: Trey ]
 

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I have not seen any in person that work. I've seen three (including mine) that don't work. Still have a CEL even after resetting the ECU.
 

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so basically if you replace your stock exhaust with say, the MBRP exhaust, will I need an O2 cheater also? I'm asking because I am upgrading exhaust in spring.
 

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You only get the 02 cheater if you are getting rid of the catalytic converter.

If you are getting a cat back exhaust, then you don't have to worry about getting the cheater.
 

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Originally posted by djvash:
I have not seen any in person that work. I've seen three (including mine) that don't work. Still have a CEL even after resetting the ECU.
<font size="2" face="Verdana, Arial">Never had a problem with mine. Worked right away and still works after a few thousand miles.
 

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Originally posted by djvash:
I have not seen any in person that work. I've seen three (including mine) that don't work. Still have a CEL even after resetting the ECU.
<font size="2" face="Verdana, Arial">did you contact the vendor or the maker about this? i mean there's no reason to have something on your car that does nothing. all the ones i have seen work like a charm.

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mine doesnt work either
 

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meh..save your money and ride with the CEL..Ive had mine on for who knows how long! and still dyno'd at 147whp/138TQ with the CEL on....the price of that O2 cheater can buy you some new spark plugs,new accessory belt,and an oil change...far more beneficial..and a bag of recies pieces...never ever forget!! to pick up a bag of those..
 
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