FlashPro resets/messes with oil life

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FlashPro resets/messes with oil life

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When I upload a calibration to my car with the FlashPro the oil percentage either resets or changes to a higher percentage then before the upload.
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What vehicle and calibration?
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Honda Civic hatchback sport touring 6+ carb to stock and maybe even 3+ carb.
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Not something we have seen before. We'll test it here.
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Thank you! I accidentally went over my oil life limit because of this by double.
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Hondata wrote: Tue Oct 23, 2018 8:46 am Not something we have seen before. We'll test it here.
Hi Hondata,

Any news?

Sincerely,
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Oil life does not change with reflashing.
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Hondata wrote: Thu Nov 01, 2018 10:18 am Oil life does not change with reflashing.
I forgot to mention when I was using the 3psi or 6psi cal my 30% oil life alert started going off and I flashed back to stock and it jumped back to 60%. Have you see this before?
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I have found the problem if you are using the civic 2016 +6 psi and flash before a 10% interval is reached the new flash will reset that 10% interval. Let’s say you are at 90% oil life and you have 5 mile left until you hit 80% oil life. Then you flash your car your mileage counter will reset to 90% oil life with 650miles until you are at 80%.
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Thanks for the information. I believe that the ECU only saves the information every 10% so that the reflash process will reset to the last 10% internal.
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Hi Hondata,

Is there anyway to fix this?

Thank you in advance!
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That is how the oil life storage works.
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