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SCT Issue

I'm having a bit of a problem with a used x3 I just purchased. I plug it in and SCT updater only recognizes the tuner for about a second and then it says "connect tuner". If I unplug it and re plug it in same scenario. Anybody tell me what's up?

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call the help line on their site... they are pretty helpful with that stuff.

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you may not have the correct software driver on your computer sct tech will log onto your computer and download all the correct drivers an teach u how to work everything, thats what they did for me, I was having similar issues.

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Go here and DL the latest one:
Uninstall all the SCT drivers that's on there currently before you install the new one. It sounds funny, but try a few different USB ports...sometimes it magically works...

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