Question about Toyota Land Cruiser

1 Answer

We have a toyota prado 2002 we imported to southern africa from Japan. During shipment, the engine control unit (ECU) was stolen. We purchased a used ECU but it cannot communicate with the master key and we don't have the code. If we buy a new computer and new transponder - will they communicate? Do we need the code for the old computer?

Posted by on

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

  • Master
  • 4,399 Answers

Thanks for choosing FixYa and welcome to the site. You want to make sure the new computer is already reprogrammed for your car before you get it. You need to find out what computer number you had for your vehicle. You should be able to use the vin number to find out what is was. On most vehicles, you have to have it programmed first before it will work correctly in your vehicle. You can try calling a local dealership and asking them. You can also look ECU up on Google and call one of the companies that only deal with ECU's. They will be able to determine what computer you need and what needs done. If you have any questions, feel free to ask and thanks for using FixYa.

Posted on Apr 07, 2011

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of.(from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones)
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

My 2002 toyota fielder, the engine check light stay on and the engine turns up by itself up 2000rpm, I change and try so many things and the problem remains the same


ecu has fault codes ..needs a diagnostic scanner
could be the idle control solenoid
or something under the hood needs checking
this engine has variable valve timing
this can give trouble also

its an import to your country
Toyota Corolla/Fielder/Runx/Allex ...
.
on my side of the world its closest to an odessy
vvti mirvic motor
26183053-bl2m2pza0nsyftamr2cmpewn-5-0.jpg

May 02, 2016 | Toyota Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

Error code c120a toyota prado


This code is related to your skid control ecu, it may need to perform a zero point calibration, or more diagnostic involve, it is a must take to a dealer problem, do the right think safety first.

May 05, 2014 | 2011 Toyota Land Cruiser

2 Answers

Hi, I'm Hector I boutgh a Toyota VITZ (it's


you have to bring your car in toyota to set the program of the ECU

Jun 19, 2011 | 2007 Toyota Yaris

1 Answer

Have recently imported a used PM12 from japan to Southern africa.My mechanics are suggesting that the thermostat must be removed before I use the vehicle as this will make the vehicle to overheat because...


if the thermostat is ok, then i cannot see why it would be a problem

that said, i would accept the advice of local mechanics out there and remove it if they think it may be a problem. a car without a thermostat takes a little longer to warm up. that should not be a issue in southern africa...

Mar 02, 2011 | Nissan Minivan Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

What is code 11 from a 1994 toyota prado diesel with an 2LTE engine..


The chiltons manual says. Short circuit in check connector terminal T with the air conditioning switch ON or throttle switch (IDL) contact point OFF - defective ac switch, Throttle Position Sensor (TPS) circuit, or Electronic Controle Unit (ECU) if that helps

Feb 02, 2011 | Toyota Land Cruiser Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

2.3 petrol engine 2 wheel drive 1999 model, imported from Japan and now in Zimbabwe, Southern Africa. Engine gets very hot but does not boil, is this normal or not.


yes it is true .........but make sure the cooling fan cuts in and out as well as the proper function of the temperature hand if equiped with one.Hope this helps.

Aug 21, 2010 | 1999 Honda Odyssey

3 Answers

My toyota caldina engine rpm rattles and and


Were there any water leaks into the interior? Or did you ever jump start someone else's car? I had the same exact problem resulting from jump starting a friend's car. It spiked the electronic control unit (ECU) computer. I changed the ECU and the problem was fixed.

Nov 13, 2009 | 1993 Toyota Corolla

Not finding what you are looking for?
Cars & Trucks Logo

Related Topics:

143 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Toyota Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

76848 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22246 Answers

Jeffrey Turcotte
Jeffrey Turcotte

Level 3 Expert

8589 Answers

Are you a Toyota Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...