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, for any additional questions, please ask in the appropriate forums.
description was created for the
Windows version of TuneECU and can be applied largely
on the Android
version. Deviations in the Android version will be added here by and by.
RUNNING THE SOFTWARE
The software is available
in French, German, Italien, Spanish, Portuguese and English; the choice
automatically based on
the language of the operating system, or manually (Selection,
possible in the
version of Windows) by <Menu> Options - Language.
- Connect the USB/OBD cable to the ECU connector on the
the USB side
to the computer.
- Turn the ignition key to the ON position and the ignition
switch to the RUN
do not start the engine.
- Start TuneECU and wait for the connection to be established.
Connection to the Walbro ECU:
Note: For the Walbro models is when using TuneECU for Android, still a converter cable,
FTDI-USB-RS232 12V, required.
- Connect the serial cable with the 6-pin diagnostic socket of the bike.
- Do not connect the 2-pin connector.
- Start now TuneECU.
- Select the assigned COM port in the menu
the software must still be offline at this time, not connected with the bike,
(auto-connection must be menu "Options" deselected).
- Turn on the ignition
- Now select the menu "ECU" <Connect>
You can monitor the connection with the indicator at the bottom-right corner of the screen.
This change from red to flashing orange and then flashing green.
Red – not connected
Orange – connecting
Green – connected
Manually connecting to the ECU
If the connection to the ECU is not automatic, select Connect from the ECU menu.
This confirms that
TuneECU is communicating with the ECM.
This confirms that TuneECU is communicating with the ECM.
After the indicator
turns green, communication with the ECM is established when:
After the indicator turns green, communication with the ECM is established when:
Vin #, ECU Serial and Map base info are all displayed in the ECU infos panel
'Map Edit' icon changes to Green 'Download' icon (if map is already loaded in program).
this point TuneECU is
ready to perform Map Edit, Diagnostics or Tests.
At this point TuneECU is ready to perform Map Edit, Diagnostics or Tests.
TuneECU has 3 operational modes:-
programming the ECU.
Viewing all sensors of the engine system.
Setup and testing of certain components of the bike.
Selecting a Mode
- Map Edit: Editing and programming ECU maps
- Diagnostics: Checking the sensors for engine management
- Tests: Adjustment and testing of certain component of the motorcycle
The mode selection is done by
clicking the proper button (Fig.3)
care has been taken in the creation of this page, however, the author
cannot guarantee the completeness and accuracy of this information.