New Year New Engine! Start the year with an ECU Remap

Well, we’re already halfway through January and are wondering how many of you have kept your New Year’s resolution? Here, at the mobile garage people, the New Year has given us a chance to reflect on the past year and come up with a few of our own too.

January is a great time of year to make slight changes to your vehicle, such as replacing a faulty exhaust or conducting an ECU remap which could dramatically improve the performance of your vehicle.

There’s a whole host of benefits to having an ECU remap such as tuning your engine to be more economical or more powerful. Have a read below to discover the benefits to starting 2016 with a performance enhancing engine remap.

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As always, if you have any questions or queries about anything you have read please don’t hesitate to get in touch! Our professional, friendly team of experts are always on hand to give help and advice when required.

More Economical ECU remap

Increase fuel efficiency/economy – After an ECU remap, your vehicle’s engine will be more efficient than the standard mass produced version of your vehicle’s engine. This means you will be able to get more mpg out of your engine. More specifically, an ECU remap can tune your engine to explicitly provide better MPG by altering aspects such as fuelling and timing.

Improve ignition timing – If ignition timing is incorrect it can cause engine damage, poor fuel economy and decreased engine power.

More Powerful ECU remap

Increase engine power/performance – When cars are manufactured, they must be capable of accepting varying types of fuel from across the world, as well as being able to adapt to respond well in a range of temperatures. The average temperatures and good quality fuel in Britain means that vehicle engines don’t need such harsh restrictions. Engine remapping eliminates standardised limitations placed on engines by manufacturers. This maximises power and performance.

Maximise turbo boost – Remapping your engine increases torque, horsepower and throttle response. All these factors increase turbo boost. Turbo boosted engines are also ideal candidates for remapping as the ECU also controls the wastegate (turbo boost pressure control

Contact us for your ECU remap!

So, now you’re aware of all the benefits of an ECU remap such as an increase in fuel efficiency or overall engine performance don’t hesitate to get in touch via our online referral form or by calling one of our Midlands numbers.

No matter if you’re based in Leicester, Loughborough, Nottingham or Derby one of our mobile mechanics can assist you in tuning your car to the desired standards. You don’t even have to leave the comfort of your front room!

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