MegaSquirt Enhanced 1999 2000 Reverant - Miata Turbo Forum -Boost cars, acquire cats.

Welcome to   Members

Miata parts for sale/trade Buy, trade or sell your Miata parts here.

Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 06-04-2012, 09:57 PM   #1
Thread Starter
Join Date: Jun 2010
Location: Minneapolis, MN
Posts: 40
Total Cats: 0
Default MegaSquirt Enhanced 1999 2000 Reverant

I bought this MegaSquirt II computer last Fall in this group buy:
Enhanced Megasquirt Group Buy for all Miatas (90-05)

I recently bought a low mileage, 2001 Miata LS so I'll be selling my 1999 Miata. This unit will NOT work on '01+ engines without rewiring the harness so it is up for sale.

I installed it over the winter while the car was in storage. I have been running it since late March (<1000 miles). It ran great but I don't have the patience to tune it 100%.

A base map is loaded and ready for fine tuning. It started right up on the base map and the fuel can be autotuned using TunerStudio VEanalyze. This is a direct plug in for 1999 and 2000 Miatas. It will fit in the OEM location reusing the lower bracket. I have pictures showing how I mounted it and can email them in case you want to mount it in the same place.

In being totally upfront and honest, my '99 has a slight idle droop that is intermittant. Others that bought this ECU have successfully tuned the idle but I think my 1999 Miata has other issues, possibly worn thrust bearings (crank walk). I can sometimes feel a pop when I push the clutch.

While I initially had problems with the LC-1 (was reading lean), I mailed it back to Innovate. They tested it and it works fine. I retuned fuel (much richer) and haven't had any more trouble with the LC-1!

Seriously, if I hadn't stumbled onto a nearly flawless 2001 tonight, I would have kept tuning it. I was making progress tuning idle...just don't have patience nor ambition on my '99 anymore! It runs better than OEM after setting the A/F for lean cruise (15.5) and to run less rich at WOT (12.8).

-MS2 enhanced ($655 Reverant built unit) Details here: Enhanced Megasquirt Group Buy for all Miatas (90-05)
-90 degree serial cable adapter $10
-10 ft. serial cable. $10
-USB to serial adapter $40
-Tunerstudio registration key (unlocks autotuning capability) $50
-LC-1 wideband O2 sensor (driven less than 1000 miles). $210 I can also send pictures showing how I wired it...easy plug and play other than one 12v solder connection
All this adds to $975 total

$800 shipped ($175 savings)

Tags: MSII MS-II MS2 MS-2 megasquirt
Jesse99James is offline  
Old 06-04-2012, 11:06 PM   #2
Junior Member
Join Date: May 2012
Location: Boston
Posts: 183
Total Cats: -11

Jess, I've sent you an email (can't PM here). Please contact me and I'll probably end up getting it from you.
nile13 is offline  
Old 06-05-2012, 08:49 PM   #3
Junior Member
Join Date: May 2012
Location: Boston
Posts: 183
Total Cats: -11

Mine, all mine

Thanks, Jess! Enjoy the new car in good health!
nile13 is offline  
Closed Thread

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Back to Stock Part Out!! Turbo Parts, MS2 Enhanced 01-05, Suspension, and MOAR! StratoBlue1109 Miata parts for sale/trade 16 10-02-2015 09:39 AM
Any pnp megasquirt for 2001 Big_gumby WTB 0 09-30-2015 03:34 PM
VR6 to Miata Swap ScrapinMX5 Meet and Greet 8 09-28-2015 01:04 PM
another noob kr307 Meet and Greet 1 09-26-2015 10:33 AM

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 12:18 AM.