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Old 11-16-2003, 10:54 AM   #1  
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hey guys, i need some help here. a buddy of mine dropped a 5.0L into a Volvo wagon and we need an ECU for it (auto, btw). we know that a 91 ecu will work but there has to be other years that work as well we just dont know what they are. if it helps any it runs a mass air flow sensor and has an O2 sensor, the place that sold him the swap hosed him over big time. he was supposed to get a 5.0 HO swap complete. instead he got a 5.0L with the HO intake, a wiring harness for a 91 and a computer that doesnt read either the MAF or the O2 sensors cause its the wrong one. im hoping that you can help us out. educate me a bit please. im into VW's so i dont know ford stuff too well. also if anyone has something for sale that will work please let me know.</P>


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Old 11-16-2003, 11:03 AM   #2  
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get a A9P it will work in a auto, or 5 speed
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get a A9P it will work in a auto, or 5 speed
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ok and where is this designated on the ECU? also where is a good source to find one? oh, and will an "A9L" work?</P><edited><editID>corradopsi</editID><editDate>37941.3831944444</editDate></edited>
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Old 11-16-2003, 06:25 PM   #4  
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their is about 10 of them on e-bay


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Old 11-16-2003, 06:26 PM   #5  
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go ahead say it I'm da man*L*<img border="0" src=smileys/smiley8.gif border="0"> <img border="0" src=smileys/smiley8.gif border="0">
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Old 11-16-2003, 07:07 PM   #6  
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Old 11-17-2003, 08:46 AM   #7  
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their is about 10 of them on e-bay


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i know i looked them up, that is also why i asked about the A9L. thanks for the help guys.</P>
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Old 11-17-2003, 11:21 AM   #8  
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the A9L is for 5 speed only the a9p will do both and has just a tad more aggresive fuel.spark curve
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cool deal, thanks
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Old 11-19-2003, 02:45 PM   #10  
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ok further questions. my friend has told me that in 91 they changed some of the pins around on the ecu. is this true, if so does this mean that a 91 or newer ecu is needed.
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