they should interview the guy who designed canbus,
"uh yea, i uh just wanted to make things as difficult as possible for the 8th gens. um i know that every other k-series can be tuned and that **** needs to end. so we threw all the big companies some money to keep it all a secret until the 9th gens are out. then it will be the type r and nobody will car about tuning an 8th gen."