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Old 02-28-2018, 09:06 AM   #37 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by redpoint5 View Post
Easy to manipulate the output though. Seems like the type of system that will encourage a new $20 cheat device to hit the online market.

The whole system will be obsolete in 20 years when most vehicles sold are EV, and the remaining ICE pose little impact to the atmosphere.
You can do the same thing today by modifying the ECU. OBDII is open source.

Selling a OBD cheat device would be a good way to get the EPA's notice. Clearly illegal and really easy to prove.
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