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How to unlock Superchips Flashpaq 3815

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Old 02-26-2009, 07:07 PM
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Default How to unlock Superchips Flashpaq 3815

Anyone know if it is possible to unlock a flashpaq without the specific vehicle available?
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Old 02-26-2009, 07:11 PM
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Contact superchips and you will have to send it to them I believe it will cost 100 bucks or so.
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Old 02-26-2009, 07:13 PM
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yeah, they can do it right online if the unit is hooked up to your PC, and the going rate is $100 last I heard...
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Old 02-26-2009, 11:28 PM
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Without proof of purchase or warranty registration it should be $400. That'd stop all these people from knowingly buying a locked programmer for $50 and getting a fully working model for $150 total.

Why should I care? Because the honest people who pay retail get screwed by those who are out to cheat the system. We subsidize their mod budget by being dumb enough to buy a legit product.
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Without proof of purchase or warranty registration it should be $400. That'd stop all these people from knowingly buying a locked programmer for $50 and getting a fully working model for $150 total.

Why should I care? Because the honest people who pay retail get screwed by those who are out to cheat the system. We subsidize their mod budget by being dumb enough to buy a legit product.
you can't blame the people that buy them locked, because most of the time the people selling them on ebay or whatever don't even say that it's locked...i know alot of times when i looked on ebay for mine they never said anything about them being unlocked...not the persons fault for buying something that isn't clearly stated.......

but yeah, bout $100 to get it unlocked and you'll be set
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Old 02-27-2009, 11:08 PM
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I agree - if someone buys one and it turns out to be locked, that's one thing. There are plenty of scammers out there.

If you see a $50 programmer on ebay, there's a good chance it's VIN locked whether they "forgot" to mention it or not.
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Old 02-28-2009, 08:02 AM
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Just contact SC, they can unlock it for you over the Internet.
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and you gotta remember somebody's already paid $350 for the programmer...why should SC get another $350 for the exact same unit but a different person using it? It's not like they can share the programmer....no one is scamming nothing.
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and you gotta remember somebody's already paid $350 for the programmer...why should SC get another $350 for the exact same unit but a different person using it? It's not like they can share the programmer....no one is scamming nothing.

If it is locked, that means someone else is using it!

Why should the company sell a product and let multiple people share it? Yes, it may not be the purchaser, but someone is scamming!
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yep they can do it through your computer. When its plugged in they can detect it while your running a superchips computer program and it will return the programmer to a fresh programming state. It does cost you 100 bucks.
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Time to fire up the packet sniffer and save that whole exchange for later review
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I have a question? I found a 3815 for sale and it is for an 04 hemi. SC does make one for an 03 can it be flashed for 03 programming? What is the difference in an 03 Hemi than an 04? Thanks
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Time to fire up the packet sniffer and save that whole exchange for later review
Won't work, The whole exchange is encrypted through there software.

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What is the difference in an 03 Hemi than an 04? Thanks
One year.

Seriously though, The 3815 model covers all our Hemi trucks from 03 to 08.
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I know there has to be a difference because my truck does not have an EGR valve.
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What does the egr valve have to do with it? There is the one unit for all the ram trucks from 03 - 08. The unit modifies the stock program, So the changes in the years and config don't really make a difference as long as the ECU uses the same program.
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http://www.kennebell.net/supercharge...i57/hemi57.htm

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Old 03-18-2009, 02:28 AM
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Ok dude, I have been drinking, but not that much, When did superchargers come in to the pic. I thought we were talking about SC 3815 programmer.

Besides will you guys stop showing me that, I am gonna sick my wife after all of you when she finds out I bought one because I kept seeing links to it on this forum, And beleive me she won't be nice....
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This is what I seen thinking that there was a difference in the ECM in the 03 to 04 but after reading a bit more it looks like they haven't made any super chargers for any of the Hemis yet. I was just seeing alot of adds for headers and things and alot of them say 04 and up Hemis, but I think they just did that to avoid the confusion of the 03 model 2500's because they changed there body style in mid year...

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Old 03-18-2009, 11:11 AM
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Besides will you guys stop showing me that, I am gonna sick my wife after all of you when she finds out I bought one because I kept seeing links to it on this forum, And beleive me she won't be nice....

you know your gonna eventually get one.I did and the wife wasn't happy about it either.I just told her that it would make the truck get better gas milage.she was ok with it after that
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Old 03-18-2009, 01:46 PM
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So who wants to see me there locked programmer for $50 bucks :-P


You guys think its ripping the company off...lmao!! There are many vehicles that you can take to a local tuner and get a custom one time tune for the same prices as these programmers....who is really ripping who off?
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