How do you actually remap my car ?
We read the information from you cars ECU via the onboard diagnostic port or OBD using specialized equipment and software. We then save this file as the original .
From here the information is decoded and read . The new map is written and customised to your specific requirements .We then write the new map to your vehicle .
Will a Remap damage my engine ?
In a word No. All car companys test there engines to the extreme. A good remap and regular normal servicing will ensure your engines longevity. When your vehicle is remapped by us , it is well within safe parameters of the engine unit. Within normal driving habits a remap can extend the life of some components as you will gain more torque at lower revs and not need to rev higher in the gear range to acheive a higher speed.
What power gains can i expect ?
Different vehicles and engine types give different benefits. A turbo diesel engine will give very good gains in performance and econonomy . A petrol non turbo engine also benefits from remapping . A turbo charged petrol engine can have significant gains in horse power whilst saving on fuel , or can be tuned for say track days when fuel economy is not important but BHP is ! Savings circa 15% to 25% on fuel are the easily attained.
What you can expect from a remap is more power ,more economy ,more torque, quicker throttle response, smoother driving and easier overtaking.