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Old 22 Apr 2011, 03:01 pm
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Default Does a chipped p28 work with a b18b LS-Vtec?

I have a chipped p28 in my LS-V swap on my EK, does this work?































my main question is, how do i tune the ecu? the previous owner said the ecu needed tuning? what does he mean by that? and where can i do it? thanks















the p28 is already chipped though, does it need to be chipped/modified again? it seems to be running fine on the ls-v, the previous owner just said i needed to tune it















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2step launch control at 4.3
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Old 22 Apr 2011, 03:16 pm
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Yes it will work, but you need to get it chipped because the basemap that's currently on the p28 ecu is for a d616z6 single cam and it will not run the ls vtec properly.































Go to your local tuner. They will open the ecu solder a new chip it into which will make it tuneable.































EDIT: So the ECU is already chipped. The tuner he went to probably just gave him a basemap then. The ECU will run the motor fine, however you can get more power by getting it dyno tuned or street tuned.































Talk to a local tuner. They will put your car on the dyno and get about 1-3 runs in and adjust the ECU to get the most HP out of it.
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Old 22 Apr 2011, 03:31 pm
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P28 is the best option. If it's already chipped then you're on a winner. Just get it on some rollers and re-tune the basemap.
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