Force car in to limp mode? Possible E36?
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    Force car in to limp mode? Possible E36?

    Is it possible to force the car in to limp mode, or whats the easiest sensor to disconnect to cause it?

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    On a manual, I don't think you can. @TheEnd should be able to confirm this.

    Causing an issue with the ABS will cause it to rev limit it's self, but that's about it, I think.

    Out of interest, can I ask why you'd want to force 'limp home mode' ?

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    cheers, if i remove the ABS relay will this cause it?

    I think i have located the nanny state rev limit in ecu and want to test
    (more related for E30 people putting 328 their car)

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    Quote Originally Posted by stickle View Post
    cheers, if i remove the ABS relay will this cause it?
    Try it. IIRC the limit is around 5500RPM, give or take.

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    will do, 5492 rpm is what i have found in ECU.

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