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bootmod3 0.10.085 Update - Now Available!

By Dzenan Becic

bootmod3 0.10.085 Update - Now Available!

bootmod3 0.10.085 release is now out and updates include the following:

- New vehicle support 

- (Map Config) Bosch 4bar TMAP sensor support on all MEVD DME cars (N20, N55, S55, S63tu, N63tu).

- (Map Config) Dorch Engineering HPFP support for 1st gen B58 (B58-F and B58-G, non-T0)

- X3M "Stage 1" OTS maps available in open beta under "OTS Maps". S58 with the 4400lb X3M is showing incredible gains so far including 10.8sec 1/4mile with no mods and just E30 octane, 11.0 on just 93 octane!

- Various dashboard and logging enhancements and fixes
Boost Target math channel added for logging target above ~22psi (2.5bar absolute). This has been available by adding Boost target and deviation channels since the beginning but now its just easier. RAM variable logging tested and coming very soon with additional channels

- Agent startup time further reduced

- "Special Agent" no longer a 'thing' for those with bench unlock DMEs. As of this release you'd simply use the standard release and not touch the unlock/relock.

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bootmod3: Update for Map Configuration Screen

By Bertan Kazazic

bootmod3: Update for Map Configuration Screen

Map configuration screen descriptions for all settings and values available.

This should help those using the screen for the first time get a sense of what the values are if or when they may not be clear. I realize some of you will enjoy these being added right in the screen even though all of them are documented in the actively maintained bootmod3 User Manual.

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bootmod3: GTS Startup Roar (Race Start) for BMW F and G series B58 and B48 engine vehicles, including A90 Toyota Supra

By Bertan Kazazic

bootmod3: GTS Startup Roar (Race Start) for BMW F and G series B58 and B48 engine vehicles, including A90 Toyota Supra

UPDATE: 0.10.083 is now out. Joining the club with the S55 and recent N55 release, map configuration now also includes Startup Roar for B58 and B48 F and G series vehicles, including the A90 Supra!

As usual, Web version is up to date with the latest, android some time later today and iOS once Apple approves the app release (anywhere between 1-5 days if no complaints from their end).

More updates to follow soon!

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bootmod3: N55-PWG172X Version 8.0 OTS maps are now available!

By Milan Pejcic

bootmod3: N55-PWG172X Version 8.0 OTS maps are now available!

Far improved boost control than prior version and increased power throughout the RPM range!

- Boost target increased

- Boost control changed

- New load strategy

- Sport display calibrated

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bootmod3: MaxCool Mode + Startup Roar for N55 Vehicles!

By Srdjan Bajat

bootmod3: MaxCool Mode + Startup Roar for N55 Vehicles!

New bootmod3 features!

First one is ‘MAX cooling mode’ - this will reduce your water coolant targets by 10 degrees Celsius and applies to ALL engines and ROM versions!

Moreover, for the B series engines this enables the intercooler pump to be active at all times to lower intake air temperatures 🙌🏼

We also added GTS startup roar for the N55 EWG and PWG172X!

All of this is to be found under the ‘config’ menu on each map.

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bootmod3 for A90 Toyota Supra - Now Available

By Bertan Kazazic

bootmod3 for A90 Toyota Supra - Now Available
bootmod3 closed beta for the A90 Toyota Supra has been a great success and we're excited to announce the official release is here!

Our team has worked with a large number of tuner shops and individual customers throughout beta testing gathering data and setting some very impressive numbers including the World's First A90 Supra 10sec 1/4 mile pass and we're excited to see how far it'll go in the months to come.

All of bootmod3 features while programming the DME without removal from engine bay. Initial flash time that includes unlocking the DME is around 3 minutes and switching maps takes just 19 seconds using the standard ENET-OBD cable.

Licenses can be purchased by clicking on the link provided below:


https://www.protuningfreaks.com/collections/bootmod3-menu/products/bootmod3-a90-j29-toyota-supra-tune

A90 SUPRA FEATURES INCLUDED WITH PURCHASE TODAY
- Exhaust Burble adjustment
- Cold Start (cat heating) disable
- Exhaust Flap adjustment
- Speed Limiter (VMAX) Removal
- Catalytic Monitors (CEL) on/off
- End User Map configuration for all maps
- Tuning Editor fur custom tuning
- Datalogging hundreds of data channels available and many more to come
Gains from tuning on the A90 Toyota Supra with bootmod3 OTS Maps:

Stage 1 91 octane: up to 22% HP / 25% TQ
Stage 1 93 octane: up to 25% HP / 25% TQ
Stage 1 E30 octane: up to 30% HP / 27% TQ
Stage 2 91 octane: up to 26% HP / 28% TQ
Stage 2 93 octane: up to 30% HP / 28% TQ
Stage 2 E30 octane: up to 34% HP / 30% TQ
Stage 2 AGG (Aggressive burble) versions of maps available

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bootmod3 for BMW B48 Engine Vehicles - Now Available! BMW Fxx Gxx 120I 125I 220I 225I 320I 330I 420I 430I 520I 530I X3/X4 20I 30I

By Srdjan Bajat

bootmod3 for BMW B48 Engine Vehicles - Now Available! BMW Fxx Gxx 120I 125I 220I 225I 320I 330I 420I 430I 520I 530I X3/X4 20I 30I

bootmod3 closed beta for the B48 engines has been a great success and we're excited to announce the wait is finally over!

Our development and testing teams have worked tirelessly on BMW B48 engine feature support over the past few months. Once B58 was released back in April focus shifted to B48 testing with a wider closed beta. Initial flash time that includes unlocking the DME is around 3 minutes and switching maps takes just 19 seconds using the standard ENET-OBD cable available on Amazon/eBay or through even some authorized dealers.

Licenses and more info can be seen by clicking on the link provided below:

https://www.protuningfreaks.com/collections/bootmod3-menu/products/bootmod3-b48-bmw-fxx-gxx-tune

B48 FEATURES INCLUDED WITH PURCHASE TODAY

Top speed limiter removal
Exhaust burble adjustments in app on any map (OTS and custom)
Exhaust flap adjustments
Cold start (cat heating on startup) removal for quieter cold start
Cat efficiency check (CEL) removal for de-cat downpipes (for off-road use)
Maps for upgraded turbos
E85, race gas and meth injection tuning
Custom Throttle mapping

Power and torque gains differ between the 20i and 30i models due to slight changes in engine setup as well as factory power curves. Here is a breakdown of the gains in percentages compared to stock, see below. We're also attached some sample dyno graphs on a 20i and a 30i test vehicles.

B48 20i:
Stage 1 91 octane: up to 42% HP / 46% TQ
Stage 1 93 octane: up to 46% HP / 48% TQ
Stage 1 E30 octane: up to 53 % HP / 50% TQ
Stage 2 91 octane: up to 50% HP / 48% TQ
Stage 2 93 octane: up to 54% HP / 50% TQ
Stage 2 E30 octane: up to 60% HP / 55% TQ

B48 30i
Stage 1 91 octane: up to 14% HP / 26% TQ
Stage 1 93 octane: up to 16% HP / 26% TQ
Stage 1 E30 octane: up to 20% HP / 28% TQ
Stage 2 91 octane: up to 16% HP / 28% TQ
Stage 2 93 octane: up to 18% HP / 28% TQ
Stage 2 E30 octane: up to 22% HP / 30% TQ
Stage 2 AGG (Aggressive burble) versions of maps available
Race gas maps are on the way!

B48 engine BMW Vehicles supported (if your B48 vehicle is not listed please inquire with us):
2016–2019 F20/F21 120i/125i
2016–present F22/F23 220i/230i
2016–2019 F30/F31/F34 320i/330i
2016–present F32/F33 420i/430i
2016-present F32/F33/F36 420i/430i
2017–present G30/G31 520i/530i
2017-present G01 X3 20i/30i
2018-present G02 X4 20i/30i

NOTE: Latest G series model support (e.g. 2019 G20 330i) come with a different flavor of the Bosch MG1 DME (MG1 Aurix) and support for their OBD unlock is coming out very soon.


Its been a ton of fun working through the initial development and w're really looking forward to seeing where the platform takes us from here!

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bootmod3 for BMW B58 Engine Vehicles Now Available! BMW F and G series vehicles - 140i 240i 340i 440i 540i 640i 740i M140i M240i X3 M40i

By Srdjan Bajat

bootmod3 for BMW B58 Engine Vehicles Now Available! BMW F and G series vehicles - 140i 240i 340i 440i 540i 640i 740i M140i M240i X3 M40i

bootmod3 closed beta for the B58 engines has been a great success and we're excited to announce the wait is finally over!

Our team has worked tirelessly on BMW B58 engine support adding support for all of bootmod3 features while programming the DME without removal from engine bay. Initial flash time that includes unlocking the DME is around 3 minutes and switching maps takes just 19 seconds using the standard ENET-OBD cable.

Licenses can be purchased by clicking on the link provided below:

https://www.protuningfreaks.com/collections/bootmod3-menu/products/bootmod3-b58-bmw-fxx-gxx-140i-240i-340i-440i-540i-740i-x3-m40i-m240i-m140i-m340i

B58 FEATURES INCLUDED WITH PURCHASE TODAY

- Exhaust Burble adjustment
- Cold Start (cat heating) disable
- Exhaust Flap adjustment
- Speed Limiter (VMAX) Removal
- Catalytic Monitors (CEL) on/off
- End User Map configuration for all maps
- Tuning Editor fur custom tuning
- Datalogging hundreds of data channels available and many more to come



Stage 1 91 octane: up to 18% HP / 26% TQ
Stage 1 93 octane: up to 20% HP / 26% TQ
Stage 2 91 octane: up to 24% HP / 32% TQ
Stage 2 93 octane: up to 26% HP / 32% TQ

Stage 2 AGG (Aggressive burble) versions of maps available
E30 and Race gas maps are on the way!

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