Frequently Asked Questions

Open Flash Tablet - OFT TIPS Trick’s & FAQ
Open Flash Tablet - OFT TIPS Trick’s & FAQ  Written by steve99 @ http://www.ft86club.com/forums/showthread.php?t=71157 Disclaimer All Information her...
Tue, 20 Mar, 2018 at 10:46 PM
Q: How Much Power Am I Making?
We can't exactly tell how much power you're producing based on the information present in your datalogs. We're really just making sure that t...
Sat, 21 Apr, 2018 at 12:30 AM
Q: Can I Use My Openflash Tablet With All Of My Vehicles?
An Open Flash Tablet (OFT) can only be used to work with one vehicle at any time.  After installation, the OFT stores the original ECU memory after a READ...
Thu, 5 Apr, 2018 at 7:13 PM
Q: Both the READ and WRITE button are greyed out after installing my OFT. Now what?
The READ button on your OFT may both be greyed because your tablet has already read, and saved your ORIGINAL program from your ECU to its internal memory sl...
Sun, 6 May, 2018 at 6:59 PM
Q: When I update Openflash Manager, will it affect the tune already installed on my vehicle (or loaded on my OFT)?
The short answer is: No. Updating OFM only updates the program allowing it to run smoother and usually faster. This helps you update your OFT quicker, and ...
Thu, 5 Apr, 2018 at 7:48 PM
Q: Can my OFT upgrade my ECU to newer software versions?
The OFT cannot perform software updates at this time. The reason for this is to prevent our valued customer from flashing incorrect programs onto their ECU; ...
Sat, 7 Apr, 2018 at 1:08 AM
Q: How can I find my ECU software calibration ID?
To find your ECU's software calibration ID with your Openflash Tablet: Connect your OFT to your vehicle with the ignition in the ON position.  This ...
Fri, 13 Apr, 2018 at 12:21 AM
Q: How do I save my ORIGINAL tune file to my PC?
To do this, you'll need to use a windows based PC with Openflash Manager installed.  You will only be able to save your ORIGINAL tune file if you&#...
Fri, 13 Apr, 2018 at 12:05 PM
Q: I keep getting Openflash Manager errors when using the software (uploading new OTS tunes, erasing my unmarried tablet, etc.); Whats Wrong?
If you've installed a new version of OFM, you may be greeted by a series of messages while trying to load new OTS tunes to your tablet. They may be any...
Tue, 17 Apr, 2018 at 1:59 PM
Q: How do I un-marry my tablet from my vehicle?
To un-marry and prepare your tablet for installation please perform the following steps: Using the OFT, program/flash the ORIGINAL tune file back into you...
Tue, 17 Apr, 2018 at 3:55 PM