Can you remap a Honda?
Can you remap a Honda?
The power and fuel economy of your Honda can be enhanced or boosted in about an hour by remapping the settings on the engine control unit (ECU).
Can remapping damage ECU?
An obvious question that most people ask about our ECU remapping service is “Will it damage my engine?” The short answer is No!
How much does it cost to remap ECU?
Look around the web and you’ll see that ECU remaps/tunes aren’t cheap, costing anywhere up to $1200.
Is remapping my car worth it?
Remapping can increase both performance and economy in most types of vehicles. Even a car with a 1 litre engine can receive good power gains from a remap, especially if it has a turbocharger. Most modern cars these days have a turbocharger (or supercharger) fitted to the engine.
Is it worth remapping a car?
Do insurance companies check for remaps?
Motorists often ask, “can insurance tell if a car is remapped?” The answer is no, but they may find out. Insurers don’t inspect cars before giving them cover, so, in reality, your insurer won’t randomly check your car for remapping even though some policies may say the insurer can inspect a vehicle if they want to.
What happens when you remap a Honda ECU?
What is the procedure for remapping my Honda model?
The procedure for remapping your Honda model (post year 2000) involves a ‘read’, ‘modify’ & ‘write’ process to & from the ECU via the OBD/OBDII port. Remapping your Honda means we modify various parameters relative to your model (e.g. ignition timing, boost & torque curves, air intake & fueling etc.) to enhance performance & driveability.
How do you remove the ECU from a car?
Removing the ECU from your car is fairly simple depending on the model, once removed we carry out the de-soldering of the chip (eprom) from the ECU mainboard to ‘read’ the stock data from it, ‘modify’ it (as described for remapping above), ‘write’ & re-solder it back onto the ECU mainboard.
What is the difference between Honda economy and Honda diesel remaps?
As for our Honda diesel remaps, these give you the increase in horsepower & torque with the benefit of better mpg (typical gains of 3 – 6 mpg, approx 40-70 miles extra range on full tank of fuel). Honda Economy mapping (eco mapping) is available for common rail diesel engines.