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Sender's Name: SIMON BAREFOOT
Question: I WOULD LIKE A ECU REMAP FOR MY SAAB 93 TURBO X.HAVE CHECKED OUT SUPERCHIPS WHO DO NOT LIST THIS MODEL.COULD YOU DO IT AND IF YOU CAN HOW MUCH WOULD IT COST AND WHAT BHP INCREASE WOULD I BE LOOKING AT ALL THE BEST SI.
Answer: I thought they did all the 93's? what's the bhp on yours?
 
Subject: Enging Tuner || New Question
Sender's Name: Martyne Mawby
Question: Hi I have a 2002 mondoe 2litre TDCI.The engine only runs in limp mode it will not rev over 1000rpm I have changed the following Injector pump Injectors checked OK Cam sensor Crank sensor Its had a new flywheel and clutch 10k ago New starter Ithas been with the Ford main dealer for 4 days they can not find any faults They have checked Compression OK Static timing OK Cat removed No different Turbo checked OK Please help
Answer: Love to assist, but we don't get into diesel engine management! I'm amazed your Ford dealer can't fix it frankly. A normal limp home situation would at least allow you to limp it home!
 
Subject: Enging Tuner || New Question
Sender's Name: shaz
Question: hi there alan i have mitsubishi evo 8 MR FQ-340 a blitz nur spec r exhaust and a decat and it also had has a ecu remap it is pushing out about 389bhp and around about 360-370 torque i want to know what will it take to get the power from that to 500-550 bhp and i want about 500 or more torque
Answer: You'll struggle to get the torque quite that high with the bhp unless you have a stroker engine built. You'd find the S205 turbo a good route to go, it isn't too expensive and can certainly find you 500 bhp and around 475 ft lb. You would need to change the rods to safely run that much power. This is quite a complex subject, so if you'd like to ring us on 01752 345880 we can discuss it!
 
Subject: Enging Tuner || New Question
Sender's Name: Steve
Question: Hi Alan. I have this 2.0 DOHC pinto and am looking to get (As ever) more power from it. It\'s been serviced every 5k miles from new and is a very good car, but is still slow! I would love to find out it\'s current BHP and have put an induction kit on it, but didn\'t really notice any more power. What do you suggest for a man on a mission and a budget!?!? Many thanks
Answer: Hi Steve - Not an easy one i'm afraid. Turbo Technics once did a turbo kit, but it wasn't the most successful of their usually excellent offerings. Personally, I'd just learn to live with it.
 
Subject: Enging Tuner || New Question
Sender's Name: Rob
Question: Hey there just wandering i recently had an incident with my pulsar i came to a round about and when i put my foot down to go over round about at st marys in plympton it made an almighty backfire lost power and cut out i found out that the cams r turning and arent broke there is fuel going to injectors but found out the pipes leading to the oil catch tank were blocked does this sound like a piston may have gone as couldnt see any pipes on the front mounted intercooler which have come off :S and if so wat kinda price am i looking at for an engine rebuild? lol !! the car wont start since this happened everytime u turn it over it just backfires.
Answer: Hi Rob - I would be inclined to check it out before assuming the engine has blown! If you'd like us to recover the car and take a look please let me know. My view is it's more than likely fixable. 01752 345880 office hours.
 
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