What is an OEM computer reflash?
Your car's computer software needs upgrades just s your PC or Mac software needs regular upgrades.
What can a reflash do? Auto Reprogramming can sometimes fix transmission problems, improve gas mileage, etc. Reflashing can also be used for:
Theft Deterrent Relearns
Service Engine Soon
False Trouble Codes
and Similar Issues.
Even the newest cars can usually benefit from a computer reflash.
Auto manufacturers are coming out with automobile updates every day. There may be a reprogram available for your vehicle.
OEM: Original Equipment Manufacturer.
reflash: term used in industry for "flashing" in new information upgrades ro the computer.
reprogram: same as "Reflash".
computer module: An actual controller for a given part of the vehicle (example: PCM).
calibration id: process of checking with the car's manufacturer to determine the latest upgrades on your individual vehicle. Upgrades are determined not only by make, but also by VIN #.