Vehicle ECU Performance remapping

Engine ECU Mapping

  • Improve Performance
  • Improve Torque
  • Improve Responsiveness
  • Improve Fuel Economy*

The software in most vehicle ECU (Engine Control Unit) systems is generic and typically written to be used by vehicles in several regions where differences in regulations and emission requirements may enforce compromises. This means that your vehicle may not actually be using the optimum software for the engine and country your driving in and performance improvements are available.

Using the latest software technology we can reprogramme the 'MAP' used by your ECU to control the engine performance, gaining improved BHP and torque. The benefits from these upgrades depend on the manufacturer and vehicle. However typically a 5-10% performance improvement is achieved.

About the ECU Upgrades

The upgrades we apply are customised to suit your vehicle, we are not simply tinkering with the setting of your vehicle, the current software is read, copied and saved before a thoroughly tested replacement is applied to the ECU. Once replaced the only difference you will notice is the improvement in response and performance from the car.

The upgrades are provided to us by the UK's leading, reputable supplier. These are not extreme remaps requiring upgrades to exhausts, brakes etc., they are meant to gain incremental improvements to your vehicles performance.

*Fuel Consumption

The fuel consumption of your vehicle is largely dependent on how you drive; if you are in possession a lead weighted right foot, your vehicle will use more fuel !

Performing an engine remap in many cases will improve fuel economy through being a more efficient plan and due to the improved torque and power providing greater performance for the fuel burnt.

If your primary concern is fuel performance then give us a call and we can discuss the upgrade prior to it's completion.

Elite Remaps

We use the latest generation of remaping hardware and software tools from Elite Remaps. The map provided from Elite are of highest qualiry, fully tested and specifically engineered to obtain the best all round power, performance and fuel economy from your vehicle. 

Example performance upgrades 


  Original After Remapping
 Model BHP Torque (NM) BHP Torque (NM)


Audi A3 1.9tdi 110 235 143 290
Audi A4 2.0tdi 170 350 200 420
Audi A5 2.0tfsi 211 350 246 395
Audi S5 4.0 354 440 385 475
Audi Q7 3.0td  240 550 280 590


BMW 320di (E90 177) 177 350 208 410
BMW 325i (E90 218) 218 250 233 278
BMW M3 (E90 420) 420 400 445 428
BMW 525d (E60) 197 400 227 455
BMW X5 3.0d 235 520 265 580


Ford Fiesta 1.6 TDCi 90 204 115 264
Ford Focus 2.0 TDCi 136 320 166 380
Ford Mondeo 2.2 TDCi 175 400  205 460
Ford Ranger 2.5 TDCi 143 330 175 385
Ford Focus ST 2.5 225 320 260 390
Ford Transit Van 2.2 TDCi 140  350 172 410


Mercedes C220 CDi (+07) 170 400  200 455
Mercedes E280 (+06) 231 300 245 320
Mercedes ML 320 CDi (+05) 224 510 260 575
Mercedes E63 AMG 514 630 547 675
Mercedes Sprinter 313 CDi 129 305 159 360


Vauxhall Corsa 1.3 CDTi 90 200 116 255
Vauxhall Astra MK III 1.9 CDTi 120  280 150  330 
Vauxhall Vectra C 1.9 DCTi   150  320 175  370
Vauxhall Astra 2.0 T 240 240 320 275 385
Vauxhall Vivaro 1.9 DTi  100 240  130  290 



Your car / model not listed? No worries, this list is for indication only. To check possible improvements for your model, please give us a call on 0161 723 1111 or complete our contact form with your vehicle details.


Vehicle Warranty

An engine ECU remap is a modification to the vehicle and will affect your original vehicle warranty. This should be taken into account prior to having an upgrade performed.

For most vehicles in the event of any difficulty and the car needing franchise dealer assistance, or just because you wanted to, we can remove the ECU upgrade and replace the original software to the ECU. This is manufacturer / model dependent and you should check with us if it's a concern to you prior to completing the upgrade.

Vehicle Insurance

An engine ECU remap is a modification and performance improvement to your car and may affect your insurance. You should check this with your insurer.

Peace of mind

Unlike many ECU upgrades and performance management improvements on the market, the upgrades we perform are supplied by a reputable distributor that complete the relevant remapping for the specific model of vehicle and have fully tested these prior to their release.

The upgrades consist of a software 'image' specific to your vehicle model, supplied to us and installed into your ECU. We do not adjust any of the settings ourselves and cannot 'adjust' the map beyond the improvements already encoded.





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