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      12-14-2012, 07:52 PM   #1
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ETG - ECU Tuning Group

Anyone have experience with ETG's tune for the 550? As I understand it, it's a slave ECU that's added to create about 80+hp, and is easy to take out of the car.

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      12-15-2012, 11:03 AM   #2
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+80HP on an N55? doubt it
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      12-15-2012, 04:08 PM   #3
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Agree on the N55, but I was referring to the N63
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      12-15-2012, 05:05 PM   #4
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+80HP on an N55? doubt it
The gain on N55 is 61hp and 88 tq. I have the ETG tune in my f10 535i.

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Anyone have experience with ETG's tune for the 550? As I understand it, it's a slave ECU that's added to create about 80+hp, and is easy to take out of the car.

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I'm not too sure about the 550, but the one on my 535i, it's awesome. You can definitely feel the difference. Especially the throttle response and reduced turbo lag.
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ahh my bad
L7AS - how do you like the tune? did you ever have a JB3 you can compare it to? The numbers sound similar to Dinan's.
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      12-16-2012, 09:25 PM   #6
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ahh my bad
L7AS - how do you like the tune? did you ever have a JB3 you can compare it to? The numbers sound similar to Dinan's.
I love the tune! I can feel the car is more aggresive. Turbo lag is reduced significantly. I never get to dyno the car, but I think I will someday lol
However, it doesn't delete the CEL when changing downpipes and the other maps features that JB4 stage 2 has.

and nope, I never had the JB3. by the way, isn't it JB4 for the N55?
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      12-16-2012, 09:27 PM   #7
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Jags also tuned my brother's X5 E70 and E92 M3. He's awesome and a cool guy!
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Not to bring this up from the archieve but I just spoke to this guy for a few hours, he is very interested in us and tuning our cars.

He offered me a tune. And IM going to take him up on his offer. All i was doing was looking for a place to dyno my car and my bms stage 1 comparison, found this... I hope it works out, who would be interested in this tune if it provides positive results??


Ill keep you all posted.

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Jags also tuned my brother's X5 E70 and E92 M3. He's awesome and a cool guy!
If you don't mind me asking how much did you pay for the tune? I never heard of this company before.
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