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by mrLongstaff
Sat Jan 21, 2017 1:47 pm
Forum: Having Problems ?
Topic: StarGas multi system OMVL Car refuses to switch to Gas..
Replies: 14
Views: 2345

Re: StarGas multi system OMVL Car refuses to switch to Gas..

..its been in the garage once, solenoids OK apparently and nothing obvious to view.

if i knew hot to add photos here I could assist further

thanks again

S
by mrLongstaff
Sat Jan 21, 2017 1:45 pm
Forum: Having Problems ?
Topic: StarGas multi system OMVL Car refuses to switch to Gas..
Replies: 14
Views: 2345

Re: StarGas multi system OMVL Car refuses to switch to Gas..

hi all. i hope someone can help. having bought the software and cable and connecting up I was excited to find..... no errors. damn. but - can someone please tell me if the numbers are normal? battery voltage -14 (its brand new) carburation (sic) - correct and in the middle voltage lambda probe 1 - 7...
by mrLongstaff
Sun Jan 15, 2017 12:49 pm
Forum: Having Problems ?
Topic: StarGas multi system OMVL Car refuses to switch to Gas..
Replies: 14
Views: 2345

Re: StarGas multi system OMVL Car refuses to switch to Gas..

yes that seems to be the situation Swede... Unfortunately I can't find the stargas elios software (if it exists) anywhere on the net. feeling deflated now. Basically I'll have to sell the car for £600 because of a stupid small issue as this. not to self no: 38383 - check the LPG system before buying...
by mrLongstaff
Sun Jan 15, 2017 9:20 am
Forum: Having Problems ?
Topic: StarGas multi system OMVL Car refuses to switch to Gas..
Replies: 14
Views: 2345

Re: StarGas multi system OMVL Car refuses to switch to Gas..

An update on this. I have bought the appropriate intefface cable (£45) but the stargas software I cold find on the Web won't talk to it. The ecu is stargas elios and the software is stargas pegasus which according to their site should work. If I could find the issue from the diagnostic software then...
by mrLongstaff
Thu Dec 29, 2016 7:39 pm
Forum: Having Problems ?
Topic: StarGas multi system OMVL Car refuses to switch to Gas..
Replies: 14
Views: 2345

Re: StarGas multi system OMVL Car refuses to switch to Gas..

OK many thanks Simon.

Expect a call in about a weeks time.

regards
by mrLongstaff
Thu Dec 29, 2016 6:25 pm
Forum: Having Problems ?
Topic: StarGas multi system OMVL Car refuses to switch to Gas..
Replies: 14
Views: 2345

Re: StarGas multi system OMVL Car refuses to switch to Gas..

ah OK thanks Simon. My local garage was open today and is open this week i've since found out (no admin staff in, obvs) so I'll try to get in some time soon. Regarding the click, I still hear the click definitely. I hear it when it attempts to switch over and also when warm and all is flashing, I ma...
by mrLongstaff
Thu Dec 29, 2016 5:36 pm
Forum: Having Problems ?
Topic: StarGas multi system OMVL Car refuses to switch to Gas..
Replies: 14
Views: 2345

Re: StarGas multi system OMVL Car refuses to switch to Gas..

...I've also tried disconnecting the battery for half an hour and topping up the coolant ressy.

thanks

ps. I've tried adding photos but its shouting in red "Sorry, the board attachment quota has been reached."
by mrLongstaff
Thu Dec 29, 2016 5:10 pm
Forum: Having Problems ?
Topic: StarGas multi system OMVL Car refuses to switch to Gas..
Replies: 14
Views: 2345

StarGas multi system OMVL Car refuses to switch to Gas..

Evening gurus 2004 SAAB 2.0T - 2007 StarGas multi system OMVL installed 50k, 10 years ago 2007 Over the last 2 weeks the LPG system has been refusing to play ball. It warms up as usual and temporarily automatically switches over to gas but then decides against it and quickly switches back to petrol ...
by mrLongstaff
Sat Jun 18, 2016 1:09 pm
Forum: Having Problems ?
Topic: why won’t my omvl xxi n ecu connect with the 6.4 software –
Replies: 15
Views: 1287

Re: why won’t my omvl xxi n ecu connect with the 6.4 softwar

I've uploaded 3 pictures to show (from blog site below) the injectors and something else to show exact type of system.. I'm gonna take off ecu now

http://carsinalbion.blogspot.co.uk/

thanks for looking

Al
by mrLongstaff
Sat Jun 18, 2016 11:29 am
Forum: Having Problems ?
Topic: why won’t my omvl xxi n ecu connect with the 6.4 software –
Replies: 15
Views: 1287

Re: why won’t my omvl xxi n ecu connect with the 6.4 softwar

uh oh, windows 10 can't open OMVL 21C.. when I try to open it it says (in Italia) "It not has been detected the connection to the control unit - first stable modification of the connection" - is saying, plug it into ecu THEN open the app? I'll give it a go anyway.
by mrLongstaff
Fri Jun 17, 2016 1:46 pm
Forum: Having Problems ?
Topic: why won’t my omvl xxi n ecu connect with the 6.4 software –
Replies: 15
Views: 1287

Re: why won’t my omvl xxi n ecu connect with the 6.4 softwar

OK thanks Simon I'll check all tonight and update. This hardware dongle/key - is this from the ecu? No vac pipe that I can see only the 8 pin Molex connector from ecu....could be more tho as its a bit congested around the area of the bay. Just a 4 cyl car. From your 'what can go wrong on old systems...
by mrLongstaff
Fri Jun 17, 2016 8:50 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: system needs re calibrating but garage hasn't got the s/w
Replies: 4
Views: 1031

Re: system needs re calibrating but garage hasn't got the s/

Many thanks Gilbert, I'll d/lad the software, reconnect the fuse and cables and give it another go tomorrow and let you know how I do.

Al
by mrLongstaff
Fri Jun 17, 2016 8:42 am
Forum: Having Problems ?
Topic: why won’t my omvl xxi n ecu connect with the 6.4 software –
Replies: 15
Views: 1287

Re: why won’t my omvl xxi n ecu connect with the 6.4 softwar

Dream 21C software.zip - is that the one?

..and the rar file - do I need to put that into a certain folder?

thanks again

Al
by mrLongstaff
Fri Jun 17, 2016 8:39 am
Forum: Having Problems ?
Topic: why won’t my omvl xxi n ecu connect with the 6.4 software –
Replies: 15
Views: 1287

Re: why won’t my omvl xxi n ecu connect with the 6.4 softwar

Wow many thanks this help people... Yes, my connector is the 'standard 8 pin Molex connector with only 4 pins used' type. Lead to connect is usb to 9 pin serial, then 9 pin serial into the above 8 pin Molex connector... which then connect to the ecu adaptor. I'll download the software provided and g...
by mrLongstaff
Thu Jun 16, 2016 9:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: system needs re calibrating but garage hasn't got the s/w
Replies: 4
Views: 1031

Re: system needs re calibrating but garage hasn't got the s/

many thanks for the comments. my ecu just says 'dream XXI Injection System C' i'll try and find an earlier version of the software from somewhere. yhe lpg system fuse. I havent seen that. I'll disconnect cables from ecu at weekend to try n find it. i have both connectors to try. the usb from laptop ...
by mrLongstaff
Thu Jun 16, 2016 9:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: omvl dream xxi lpg system - anyone know how to retune it? I
Replies: 4
Views: 960

Re: omvl dream xxi lpg system - anyone know how to retune it

many thanks for the comments. my ecu just says 'dream XXI Injection System C' i'll try and find an earlier version of the software from somewhere. yhe lpg system fuse. I havent seen that. I'll disconnect cables from ecu at weekend to try n find it. i have both connectors to try. the usb from laptop ...
by mrLongstaff
Thu Jun 16, 2016 9:26 pm
Forum: Having Problems ?
Topic: why won’t my omvl xxi n ecu connect with the 6.4 software –
Replies: 15
Views: 1287

Re: why won’t my omvl xxi n ecu connect with the 6.4 softwar

many thanks for the comments. my ecu just says 'dream XXI Injection System C' i'll try and find an earlier version of the software from somewhere. yhe lpg system fuse. I havent seen that. I'll disconnect cables from ecu at weekend to try n find it. i have both connectors to try. the usb from laptop ...
by mrLongstaff
Tue Jun 07, 2016 11:00 am
Forum: Having Problems ?
Topic: why won’t my omvl xxi n ecu connect with the 6.4 software –
Replies: 15
Views: 1287

why won’t my omvl xxi n ecu connect with the 6.4 software –

why won’t my omvl xxi n ecu connect with the 6.4 software – too old – what works? morning all and thanks for looking. I'm trying to auto-calibrate the omvl xxi n ecu but having installed 6.4 software and attaching cable to laptop it just says 'ecu not connected'. Could it be my ecu software cant wor...
by mrLongstaff
Mon May 23, 2016 2:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: omvl dream xxi lpg system - anyone know how to retune it? I
Replies: 4
Views: 960

Re: omvl dream xxi lpg system - anyone know how to retune it

ah right sorry.

XXI-G

I'lll upload a piccy if I can suss out how.

cheers
by mrLongstaff
Fri May 20, 2016 11:08 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: omvl dream xxi lpg system - anyone know how to retune it? I
Replies: 4
Views: 960

omvl dream xxi lpg system - anyone know how to retune it? I

morning all as above states, I have bought the cables and the software and need urgently to retune the ecu following engine rebuild and tune up. Has anyone done it for this system? Is it easy? Its on youtube.. What things in the software options will stabalise the system? It currently stalls on tick...