ecu not getting power

Old 09-02-2011, 10:07 AM
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All fuses are ok, main relay does clic. The ecu LEDs won't turn on but sometimes one ramdom led glows a little bit. Any thoughts?

PS: adaptronic 420c on a european '01 1.8
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Old 09-02-2011, 04:07 PM
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I am betting you have a bad ground. Wierd things happen when you have grounding issues, like a light that glows just a little bit.
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Old 09-03-2011, 04:29 AM
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Thanks for the reply miata2fast,

The problem is actually a dead ecu, I swapped mine with a friend's unit and it worked perfectly
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Glad you got it solved. MY first guess would have been bad ground, especially when you said one glows slightly.
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