Engine & Internal Chat about beefing up your engine's insides here.

G-Force Performance Chip location question

  #1  
Old 07-07-2013, 06:17 PM
Newest Of Newbies
Thread Starter
Join Date: Jun 2013
Posts: 17
Default G-Force Performance Chip location question

So a couple weeks ago my dad and I bought a 92 Prelude for $400 as a rollover car. I finally had a chance to look under the hood today and I found one of those G-Force Performance Chip thingies zipstripped (LOL) in. I've heard they're a scam and can even possibly grill your ECM so I plucked it out. The guy apparently (very poorly) tried to splice it into the wires for a sensor I have yet to identify. The engine doesn't run any different than it did, so I really don't think it was doing anything, probably especially due to the fact it was barely even in place.

I have no plans of putting it back in, but does anyone know where these things are SUPPOSED to wire in to?
 
  #2  
Old 07-10-2013, 12:06 PM
JimBlake's Avatar
Super Moderator
Join Date: May 2006
Location: Wisconsin
Posts: 17,456
Default

Describe the "sensor" that it was wired into? Where's that located?

Maybe it's supposed to be wired into the circuit for engine-coolant-temperature sensor to make it read cooler. That's supposed to make the engine run richer.
 
Related Topics
Thread
Thread Starter
Forum
Replies
Last Post
jlemberg
Tires & Wheels
5
03-18-2013 10:51 AM
Old Honda Dude
General Tech Help
0
03-10-2011 09:18 PM
Antarctica
Off Topic
10
05-23-2009 04:26 AM
Julian91
Engine & Internal
2
05-29-2006 02:15 PM
igotjshoe
Engine & Internal
0
06-06-2005 10:48 PM


Thread Tools
Search this Thread
Quick Reply: G-Force Performance Chip location question


Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service

© 2019 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.