The normal type of tuning box you see for modern turbo petrol cars will not have any ability to change ignition timing, so how can it be safe?
We supplied a tuning box to a customer with an Mercedes ML270CDI W163 around 4 weeks ago. Today they sent me an email giving me their thoughts and impressions, this is what they said
Tuning boxes for diesel engines work primarily by manipulating the fuel pressure signal that goes to the ECU from the fuel rail pressure sensor.The graph below shows fuel pressure against expected engine torque and engine rpm for an example engine.
Between remapping to “Stage 1” and a tuning box, the difference in power is small if there is any difference at all. Stage 1 remapping will usually involve increasing the boost pressure slightly which is exactly what a tuning box does.
It was a while coming but you can now adjust your engine power from your Smartphone. The RaceChip Connect has been available in Germany and Austria for a few months but we can now offer it to our customers in Greece. What you can do with the RaceChip Connect
More and more #dieseltuning boxes are adjustable. The adjustability allows the customer to increase the power of the engine over and above the standard settings of the #tuningbox. While this is in theory a good thing, the customer needs to understand the consequences of changing to the settings of their […]
Diesel tuning in general is much more straightforward. More fuel equals more power.#dieseltuning #chiptuning Diesel chip tuning boxes and diesel tuning in general create more power by increasing the amount of fuel injected into the engine. However when the fuel is injected into the engine it needs to be done […]
The basic principle of all chip tuning boxes is the same. They manipulate the sensor signal going to the ECU, so the ECU compensates in a way which increases power. In the case of chip tuning boxes for petrol turbo engines, the chip tuning boxes
“Can I use the RaceChip on my LPG powered car” – This is one of the most common questions we get. The answer is yes but with some conditions.
Audi Chip Tuning from RaceChip Ελλάδα @ Street & Circuit – The chip tuning boxes on this page are plug and play and for cars with the standard sized turbo only for petrol cars. The chip tuning boxes are plug and play and do not alter the factory software. If […]