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Old 10-24-2012, 02:56 PM   #1
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USA to Can cluster swap..reprograming?

I have a USA 525 touring and I am wanting to change the cluster to a canadian model.

I asked my dealer bout it and they said it will have to be reprogrammed.
is that true or can I just swap it out myself?

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Old 10-24-2012, 06:09 PM   #2
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has to be reprogrammed.
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Old 10-24-2012, 07:24 PM   #3
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whats the cost aprox?

dealer said that i have to bring the car, they wont give aprox cost.

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Old 10-24-2012, 08:11 PM   #4
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Havent discussed it in over a year but I think the cost is $$$ dollars, I want to say anywhere from $150-$500, depends. Be happy you didnt just import the car, they have a nice $500 bill for you there too, its BS but it happens when you need that magic piece of paper and daytime RL's.

What year is the car though?
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Old 10-25-2012, 01:03 PM   #5
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It doesn't take more than 10 minutes to flip the Module from US to Canada spec. Shouldn't cost more than 50$ at a knowledgeable indy shop
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i'll do it for 50$ if you want, there is nothing complicated there. EWS to IKE adaptation and other small things.
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Old 10-31-2012, 01:43 PM   #8
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Why do you need to change the cluster? I imported the exact same car (2003) model in 2008 (may be rules have changed since then) from PA and all I did was obtain a recall clearance print out and no modification needs to be done here (except programming the DRL).
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Old 10-31-2012, 07:33 PM   #9
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...I am wanting to change the cluster to a canadian model....
he doesn't have to, he wants to
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