Support is only for the software, no advice or recommendation will be given on the use of maps. Except the brief descriptions available on the site, no additional information will be provided on the maps, any additional questions, please address in the appropriate forums.
various languages - tuneecu.com
Recommended FTDI CDM (D2XX)
drivers - Virtual
COM Port Drivers older
FTDI Drivers here
Cable - E.g.
OBD2 OBD-II 2 USB VAG KKL Cable for 409.1 Audi VW
1 - Download latest version of
TuneECU. Unzip into new folder. The
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version 1.7 in the download of the software.
Note: Since version 1.8, a key no longer required, this was replaced by the (TuneLibrary.dll).
3 - Download FTDI chip driver for cable.
4 - Order OBD-USB FTDI cable for VAG (VW Audi Group) and install drivers when cable arrives.
required for Sagem and Keihin models.
4.1 For Walbro models required is only a RS232-computer-cable and the same AMP-Super-seal plug,
which is also used for the Benelli-Sagem models. Maybe You need nor a USB/RS232-converter.
This converter is required if your computer has no serial interface (RS232) has.
Problems with the driver
For example, Windows reports: can not find driver software for this device
Please read this post: http://www.triumphrat.net/2155147-post685.html
6 - Open map and connect to bike (Turn the key to the ON position and the ignition kill switch to the RUN
position, but do not start the engine.).
7 - Under ECU at top, select Read Map. This will upload the map from the ECU to TuneECU.
8 - Save the original map with a new name. Preferably in a new file for your future maps.
9 - Open map file you want to load to bike's ECU.
10 - Download map to ECU.
you have issues connecting to the ECU, make sure your battery is fully
Then make sure key switch is ON and kill switch is ON.
Occasionally it happens that the download fails, although was kept
strictly to the instructions.
turns out that it comes to these interruptions, when the battery
voltage falls below 12,5 volts,
when connected battery charger.
the power delivered to the modern battery chargers not prevent that.
works perfectly when a second 12-volt car battery is connected.
YES - The TuneBoy USB cable will work with TuneECU.
TuneBoy cable works only
with the ancient FTDI driver from TuneBoy's own site.
The hardware id of TuneBoy
cable is different vs. a generic/TuneECU FTDI cable.
So even though both cables have same chip, TuneBoy cable needs the
- The TuneBoy Serial
cable will not work with TuneECU
- The TuneECU
cable will not
Thanks to "moto-abruzzo" from the Aprilia Forum
All provided information on
the sides of TuneECU have been made in good faith, *** END ***
but make no claim to completeness and correctness.
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