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Old Aug 22nd 2017, 04:37 AM   #11
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Anyone have further details on the reasons for the hardware update to the IMU?
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Originally Posted by gzanini View Post
The comment reporting a reply from a dealer ("only a hardware update for the 2017 IMU, nothing to do with the DTC EVO"), which may well be correct, there is still no document or final official word on whether the 2017 IMU embeds also the DTC EVO, or if the latter is stored on the ECU. In the second case, buying a 2017 IMU like I did (the one on my 2015 wrecked bike was missing) obviously does not also give me the benefit of the updated DTC EVO.

Anyway, it is a truly a greedy thing to do for Ducati to charge anything at all (or anything more than a very nominal fee) for a software upgrade, whether to the IMU or the ECU, instead of following the example of Tesla. Truly a missed golden opportunity for Ducati to say thanks (at virtually no cost for it) to his passionate fans, at least the original buyers who forked $20,000+ for their new 2015 and 2016 bikes.

Agree totally ! Duicati doesnt give a crap about its customers...
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How many sensors are on the 2017 1299s compared to the R1M and the V4S
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