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      02-05-2013, 10:03 PM   #23
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I was thinking about contacting ESS about tuning my car, since I noticed they were in AZ like myself. Do they do just the engine performance tune or can they also code things like Euro MDM and all the other little things like seatbelt chimes and fuel reminder 1/4 tank to 1/8, or do I need to have one of the gentlemen of BPM Sport do that part?
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      02-05-2013, 11:28 PM   #24
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I am another very happy customer with the ESS tune. My next step is the full RPI GTC exhaust. I am impressed that the existing tune is already set for the exhaust mod.
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Sure Tom, there's a marked difference in the straights (time reaching top speed in 3rd or 4th) and power coming out of a turn. The power is simply better distributed throughout the rev range it seems.

When compared to stock, the car pulls stronger up to redline then before ,especially in 4th, where it would get anemic before hitting redline. I can hit 140s in a snap now.

I honestly don't know how much time it shaved off factually, because so many factors contribute to improving your time, but I was coincidently 1-2 seconds faster that day. It could be the tune or just me having a "good day".

Net, love the tune and worth the investment IMO. A must have, especially if you're keeping the car NA and doing only engine / exhaust bolt ons. It just brings everything together nicely.
Good way of putting it.
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      02-10-2013, 03:54 PM   #26
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ESS tune wakes the car up above 5000 rpm - the pull is amazing!!! I had a stock e90 M3 and the ESS tune makes a world of a difference- $$$ well spent in my opinion
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      03-15-2013, 07:02 PM   #27
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what about below 5,000rpm? how would you compare OEM vs ESS on that?
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      03-15-2013, 09:07 PM   #28
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Try catless/HFC plus a tune. It really wakes the car up
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      04-17-2013, 01:23 PM   #29
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what about below 5,000rpm? how would you compare OEM vs ESS on that?
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Try catless/HFC plus a tune. It really wakes the car up
There's a difference, but not major. However, just got the Akra Evo system and paired with the Tune, and boi does it wake up even more. Now I know what all the hubbub is with the Akra and full exhausts in general.
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