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    Motor calculator fuse goes off

    I had twice the fuse (C1, 25amps) controlling the engine electronics frying under heavy acceleration. (I'd say it goes when close to red line)
    Needless to say this is dangerous as you are left with no engine of course, but no braking and steering power, and since this was under full engine load, not ideal....
    Also, it took the service guy a while to find out what it was. Now I have to carry a box of fuse in the car.
    Anyone had anything like this before? I have yet to drop the car to the p dealer.

    Re: Motor calculator fuse goes off

    Are you using an aftermarket ECU?

    Re: Motor calculator fuse goes off

    no, it was reprogrammed by Techart I believe by the previous owner

    Re: Motor calculator fuse goes off

    ok, apparently the fuse went off because it could no longer compensate for a mechanical issue - the latter became noisily apparent over the week-end. Dropped the car to the dealer. Maybe an issue with the valves...or the whole engine. $25K. ouch

    Re: Motor calculator fuse goes off

    Ok, garage just confirmed the engine needs replacement.
    $25K. This ends my porsche ownership......

     
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