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Robert, UK Qualified Car Technician
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I've had to replace the ECU in my 08 Vauxhall Corsa, mileage

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Hi, I've had to replace the ECU in my 08 Vauxhall Corsa, mileage is showing a lot less now on the clock than it should be, what should I do?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  Robert replied 1 year ago.


You'll need to find someone who can perform mileage correction using specific diagnostic machine/ should of had a note of the current mileage or the people who changed the ecm should of noted it down prior to replacement..unless you have somesort of test certificate or very recent service invoice with the mileage on it you'll need to match it close to that..

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
If i was to trade it in with a dealer, would that still be my best option?
Expert:  Robert replied 1 year ago.

Well if there is any discrepancy with mileage current on the dash and any test certficates or on electronic database they can check..then that could likely effect the value of the car hugely or find it maybe try an find someone locally who can do mileage correction and see what they can do for you...