Category Archives: ECU Tuning

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Tuning Boxes – They can improve power AND fuel economy?!?!?!?

If you have been looking for a tuning box for your car you might have noticed claims by some tuning box manufacturers that their tuning box can increase the power of your engine and also improve the fuel economy.

Quite rightly, you may be asking “how can that be possible?!?!” Continue reading

Chip Tuning Boxes – Top 5 Companies

Chip Tuning Boxes – Top 5 Companies

Top 5 Chip Tuning Box companies on this page make plug and play tuning boxes for petrol and diesel engines. These chip tuning boxes do not alter the factory ECU code so are not detectable by a main dealer if they are removed before going for service. Continue reading

Primera MAF Problems – The Saga Continues

If you have read my past posts about the MAF sensor problems on the Primera you know it has been an ongoing problem.

I thought I had the issue licked but a few months ago the problem re-emerged, ie on off power delivery and stalling.

To cut a long story short it seems that problem was down to Continue reading

Horsham Developments – Nissan Tuning Specialist

Horsham Developments specialise in Nissan ECU tuning using Nistune technology

Horsham Developments are based in southern England and specialise in tuning Nissan cars.

They offer everything from servicing to race preparation.

They are also a Nistune dealer and offer the full range of ECU upgrades from Nistune.

 

EVO Tuning/Impreza Tuning – The Movie – Dynoflash Part 2

One of the most entertaining and informative YouTube channels, DynoFlash takes you on the day in the life tour of a EVO & Impreza STI tuning specialist in Connecticut USA

The is part 2 in a series of playlists from the DynoFlash YouTube Channel – 28 Videos, 3hrs 53mins – StrikeEngine TV Continue reading

EVO Tuning/Impreza Tuning – The Movie – Dynoflash Part 1

One of the most entertaining and informative YouTube channels, DynoFlash takes you on the day in the life tour of a EVO & Impreza STI tuning specialist in Connecticut USA

The is part 1 in a series of playlists from the DynoFlash YouTube Channel – 35 Video, Duration 3hrs 37mins – StrikeEngine TV Continue reading

Rolling Road Manufacturers

Rolling Road Manufacturers

A list of rolling road manufacturers from around the world. These companies offer some of the best engine power measuring, engine diagnostic and engine tuning equipment available anywhere in the world Continue reading

Primera GT/Infinit G20 Test Feb 2012 – Stalling, Hesitation, AEM FIC

So I have covered this issue a few times.

The car is running an SR20VE and there is a AEM FIC8 controlling the fuelling and timing. Continue reading

DMS 997 Turbo Review

The DMS automotive upgrade for the 997 turbo includes an engine program and high flow sports cats.

This combination together increase power by 111 lbs/ft and 111 bhp

This take the 997 Turbo up to Turbo S levels of power, the only difference between the Turbo and Turbo S models is the engine program so reliability should be unaffected

If you want to opt for the ECU upgrade only the cost is 2040GBP and this takes power to 578bhp Continue reading

AEM FIC Review

This review highlights things to watch out for when using an AEM FIC as well as general plus and negative points of the unit. The review is specifically for the FIC8 but the FIC6 should be similar. I am not going to cover what is already included in the documentation that comes with the FIC. Here is a link to the AEM paperwork. Continue reading