Diesel Remaps

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Diesel Remaps

Post by xizaccyix » Tue Dec 20, 2016 3:22 pm

Hello all...

I have started conversations with a tuning company to see if they have any remaps for my 1.6 (136) diesel.

I was wondering if anyone else has already had theirs done and/or if there is any more information around?

I have seen some info regarding the petrol turbos on here but not denzels.

Thanks.
Zac
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Re: Diesel Remaps

Post by Alpa-Chino » Wed Dec 21, 2016 6:03 am

If you are in no rush, I'm just in the process of helping one of the companies in researching maps for my biturbo. Results on 6th of Jan.
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Re: Diesel Remaps

Post by Wolfboss1 » Wed Dec 21, 2016 7:04 am

In turkey, company named 2cr has remapped 1.6 136hp. They apply it from obd port. They got 165hp from it.
However There is no News about turbos

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Re: Diesel Remaps

Post by xizaccyix » Wed Dec 21, 2016 9:35 am

Thanks guys..

The response I got from a company called Celtic Tuning based in Newquay, Cornwall... (https://www.celtictuning.co.uk/)

"The protocol to be able to read and write to your ECU has only been released in the last couple of weeks. At present, we are looking for a local customer to bring us their car as a demo – you are quite some distance from us."

They have added me to an update list.

And no I am in no rush just looking for options.
Zac
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Re: Diesel Remaps

Post by Alpa-Chino » Wed Dec 21, 2016 8:10 pm

Hopefully we will achieve some gains here. Now my car is tuned to stable 193bhp/420nM and got the computer connected to it for next two weeks to observe engine behaviour.
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Re: Diesel Remaps

Post by cornishtaz » Wed Dec 21, 2016 8:15 pm

I'd like to get mine mapped as currently running a TDi tuning box. Might wait till the 3yr warranty is up first.

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Re: Diesel Remaps

Post by Alpa-Chino » Wed Dec 21, 2016 9:39 pm

Yeah, that's the only downside. Before each visit to the dealer I have to go back and get the factory settings restored and logs deleted.
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Re: Diesel Remaps

Post by xizaccyix » Thu Dec 22, 2016 8:59 am

The company I mentioned include a 1 year supplementary warranty.. in case Vauxhall don't pay up if something goes wrong.

So you could do it at 2 years and have the last year with them.

Not sure if other companies do this as I have only dealt with Celtic Tuning so far.
Zac
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Re: Diesel Remaps

Post by xizaccyix » Wed Jan 11, 2017 11:20 am

Alpa-Chino wrote:Hopefully we will achieve some gains here. Now my car is tuned to stable 193bhp/420nM and got the computer connected to it for next two weeks to observe engine behaviour.
How has your motor been running?
Zac
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