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ECU Tuning for BMW 530i G30 (2016+)

(B48 2.0L Inline-4 Turbocharged) 

(Bosch MG1CS003 ECU/DME)



- ECUPROGRAM tune file

- ECU Tune Install


530i B48 Tuning Potential:


- - STOCK HP & TQ - -

252 HP / 258 FT-LB (350 Nm)


- - STAGE 1 - -

290 HP / 332 FT-LB (450 Nm)

Can be performed on stock 530i


- - ZF8HP TCU Tuning - - [+$599]

BMW Transmission Tuning:

- Increased torque through all RPMs,

- Noticably Smoother Shifts and Acceleration

- Custom shift patterns to match your driving needs

Can be done with any Stage of Tuning!


Stock power and gains vary based on conditions and state of the vehicle.


The BMW B48 engine is a 2.0-liter inline-four engine that was first introduced in 2014. The engine is also equipped with a twin-scroll turbocharger, variable valve timing, and an advanced direct injection system. These ensure precise and effective fuel delivery while reducing emissions. Overall, the BMW B48 engine is a popular choice for those who value a smooth and refined yet powerful driving experience.


The ZF 8HP is an 8-speed Hydraulic system Planetary gear automatic transmission. It is still used in a wide range of high end car models including: Aston Martin, most BMW Serie, Audi, Rolls-Royce, Toyota Supra, and many more. The ZF 8HP was first introduced in 2009 and is a popular choice among car enthusiasts for its smooth and responsive shifting, excellent fuel efficiency, and reliable performance capabilities.


The MG1CS003 is an engine control unit (ECU), also known as DME/ECM/DDE. It is responsible for controlling the fuel injection, turbocharging, and other engine management functions. In order to tune the BMW 530i, it is necessary to modify the MG1CS003, either through remapping or through the use of an aftermarket tuning box.


There are several reasons why you might consider BMW B48 tuning, including:


- Increase Horsepower & Torque: The most noticable benefits of tuning your ECU is the increase in horsepower and torque. Even without aftermarket modifications, you can see a significant improvement in your engine's performance, resulting in faster acceleration and a more engaging driving experience.


- Improve Fuel Efficiency: While more HP and TQ is often the primary goal of tuning, many tuning parameters can also result in improved fuel efficiency. By optimizing the engine's performance, you can reduce the amount of fuel needed to accelerate and cruise, saving you money at the pump.


- Enhanced Reliability: By addressing common issues from the factory and making the engine more efficient, you can reduce the risk of breakdowns and extend the life of your vehicle.


Tuning File Fits:

2016+ BMW 530i G30 G31 (2 Litres, Turbocharged)

BMW 530i G30 B48 Tuning (2016+)

SKU: EP-B48-530i-TUN
  • Tune your car at home with a flasher:

    - Alientech Powergate3+ [+$385]

         (Handheld Flasher)


    - TCU Tuning [+$599]

    (Increase responsiveness and power potential or fuel economy)

    (Cannot be shipped it has to be done in store only)


    - Send in your ECU to get tuned and then shipped back

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Look no further - ECUPROGRAM, your dream Performance Tuning & Upgrade Shop is here! For more information about our ECU tuning services and how it can benefit your vehicle, don't hesitate to reach out to us.

4527 1 St SE, Calgary, AB T2G 2L2, Canada

(403) 457-3650

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