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mladjan
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TC USB power

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If I connect TC unit ONLY via USB to my computer (without wiring anything to the car), should TC Unit get some power via USB?
I know that unit is using power from car in daily use, but was wondering maybe it needs to work with usb only for setup?
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It is powered by USB as well and I have seen that sometimes when trying to register it is best to unplug the main harness and just plug in the USB.
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Ah fuck, mine doesn't have any light when I connect, but I feel its warm after few minutes. Its never registered device, so I wanted to register it before I do all wiring
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What software are you using with this?
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Flashpro, but problem is that OS doesn't recognize any new usb device. And power light is not on.
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What is the serial number of the Traction control box?
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Im not at home until monday to take a look, will update thread when Im able to see it.
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Its written with marker on the box, 12456. Also on device itself there is a sticker with "ET-12456".
Btw, tried another USB cable, the same story. Tried another machine (iMac), and its not detecting any device when I plug in/out TC.
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What vehicle is this being used on?

Are the computers you have tried this on are all running Windows?

I show that this was registered over 2 years ago. Where was this purchased?
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I was trying to use it on fn2.
I bought it from tts performance UK as used, they started setup on client's car and client decided to sell a car before they finished. So it was on the shelf for some time, and it was working fine.

I tried on windows xp (flashpro is working here), and also tried on osx. The problem is that OS is not detecting a device, there is no new device in device manager. So its not a driver problem.
Any suggestions?
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Send an email to support <at> hondata.com with the following and I will issue an RMA and give you further
instructions:

Name:
Address:
Phone:
Email:
Serial #:
Description of problem:

Include a link to this thread.
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Sent. Thx :)
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