Bimmerfest - BMW Forums

Bimmerfest - BMW Forums (
-   E46 M3 (2001-2006) (
-   -   Maximum HP Gained FRom Chip? (

surreal 09-16-2005 08:24 PM

Maximum HP Gained FRom Chip?
Kind of a bet between a friend and I, obviously depending on what kind of chip, what is the usual HP gained from a chip for a recent M3...2002 maybe?

Alex Baumann 09-17-2005 02:10 AM


Pinecone 09-17-2005 04:51 AM


According to PTG doing a full blueprint and converting to a Motec Alpha-N engine management system gains about 45 HP, so a chip alone is not going to get your 20 - 30 HP.

More like 8- 10 if you are lucky. There is NOT a lot of extra HP available in these engines by simple means.

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 08:05 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
© 2001- VerticalScope Inc. All rights reserved.