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Re: Dealers detecting Chiped Cars? (itg2001)

Biggest mistake was asking the dealer for their opinion, because perhaps now they'll be looking for you.
If someone sets out on purpose to do it, then any chip can be detected. APR with the multiple operating modes can be put into "stock" move, but all someone has to do is open the ECU and the extra hardware is a dead giveaway. (Very rarely will someone go to this trouble unless they have reason to do so ... like you blew an engine and you're trying to get it covered under warranty.)
But realistically, if you take the car in for an oil change, nobody is going to check.
I solve it by driving a car that is long past warranty, and never taking it to the dealer.
 
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