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Doc Ver:2.5 Mar. 2013
Android Doc Ver:4.0 Jul. 2019

last update april-01-2020
!! Important note !!
No Motobike Manufactor have had involvement in this product.
The use of a manufactures name and / or model designation to describe
the motorcycles on this site does not imply that the manufacturer endorses
the use of this application.


ATTENTION, in order to avoid bad investments,
please first read the TuneECU pages in detail,
 then get the necessary equipment.


Overview

                      
WARNING !! Use TuneECU ONLY for motorcycle listed on the compatibility list.

TuneECU Android

Warning: Use of this software solution under certain circumstance can invalidate your warranty.

Use of this software is at your own risk, no guarantee is implied or given,
either by the author(s) of this software, nor the website administrator. !!!!!!!!!!!

!! Damages of any kind caused by the use of this software are your own responsibility. !!

 


This site deals only with the peculiarities of the Android version.
Everything else can be found on this homepage from the other pages.


TuneECU for Android is available on the Play Store Google.

For safety ! -  Download the Android software exclusively on Google Play Store

Note: use the search term "tuneecu" in Store.


Technical Support  only in Chat and only in english or french language.
Or at the new TuneECU forum, also in English or French only.

Support is only for the TuneECU Android- software, no advice or recommendation will be given
on the use of maps.


To get support, the following information are required:
  • A short description of the problem.
  • Android device &  Android version
  • TuneECU version
  • What connection is used, Bluetooth or cable.
    For Bluetooth problems: What a Bluetooth adapter is used? (Manufacturers and
    Software version)
  • For cable problems: Cable-Manufacturer or Source
  • Charged Map
  • Bike Type
  • VIN
In TuneECU directory a trace.txt is generated, this trace file basically send you along
with the inquiry as ZIP- or RAR-file.



1.Introduction:

TuneECU is a software for reprogramming, diagnosis and testing of engine control units (ECU),
which are built into some motorcycle models with Electronic Fuel 
injection.

Compatible models see "bikes list" by programmer

Suitable maps for reprogramming can be found
HERE
and
HERE


1.1  Configuration required :

  •  Smartphone or Tablet Android version 4.0 minimum, dual Core 1.2 Ghz mini and OTG.
     You can test your phone or Tablet for OTG connectivity with the App "USB Host Test"
     and / or the App
    "OTG Troubleshooter" from Google Play Store.
    .
  • Cable USB OBD2 KKL FTDI (The cable is the same as the windows version)
  • Adapter USB/micro (cable OTG) if needed.
  • Optional: Interface Bluetooth ELM327, version 1.4 or 1.5.
    Attention: For the Triumph models, which can be reprogrammed via Bluetooth, special
    Bluetooth-
     adapters like the "OBDLink LX" or the "OBDLink MX" or MX+ have to be
    used, only these adapters allow the reprogramming of the compatible models (see Bike List).
    .
  • For the Walbro Benelli models, a special converter cable and AMP Super-Seal connector (6 pin)
    is still required, see here.
  • For Aprilia, K?M, Benelli, Husqvarna, Ducati, Moto Guzzi, Gilera & Moto Morini ECUs,
    other components are required in addition to the OBD-2 cable and the OTG adapter, components
    checked with TuneECU are available from Lonelec.

Devices tested:
  • Samsung Galaxy S2, S3, S4, S5, S7, S8, S10e & S10
  • Acer A501 (not for Benelli Walboro ECU because insufficient power)
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 (8 & 10’’)
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5 (2018) WIFI Model
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 7’’ (Bluetooth only)
  • Samsung Galaxy Note3
  • Sony Xperia Z
  • Asus me371
  • Medion LifeTab S7852

 

 This is not an exhaustive list.

Adapters Bluetooth tested The following Bluetooth adapters are required for models that can be reprogrammed via Bluetooth (see Bikes List). Other adapters are not suitable for reprogramming.
The following Bluetooth adapters are not suitable for models that can be reprogrammed via Bluetooth (see Bikes List).:

     This is not an exhaustive list.


Note: We can not know all the devices on the market or future devices.
We can make a reliable statement only about the devices, that we have tested ourselves.
Of course, since we are private people, we can not constantly buy and test devices from all manufacturers.

References to other Android devices and Bluetooth adapter, which work with the Android version
of TuneECU, are gladly accepted in the TuneECU-forum.



1.2 Installation:

  • TuneECU is available on the Play Store Google.
  • A folder TuneECU is created during the TuneECU installation. The maps need to be copied
    on that folder for later use.

1.3 Utilization / ECU Connection:

The software has 4 main screens: Map, Dashboard, Adjustments and Sensors.
To switch between screens, swipe the screen from left to right or vice versa.
In “Map” mode, with a map open, the different tables can be displayed by swiping the screen up or down.
From the “F” or “I” screen, the corresponding corrections F Trim table can be displayed by swiping towards
the right.

Connection to ECU (Sagem & Keihin models) with cable:
  • Connect the cable OBD (with OTG adapter if needed) to your Android device and to the diagnostic connector on your bike.
  • Open TuneECU and authorize the app to access the USB accessory.
  • In the ECU-menu, use the option "Select" to set the ECU type (for example, Triumph Keihin)
  • Turn on the ignition
  • In the “ECU” menu, select “Connect”. The light in the bottom right corner starts blinking:
    • Red – Initiating Connection to the ECU
    • Orange – authentication
    • Green – Connection established


Connection with compatible Bluetooth adapter:
Important NOTE !! With Bluetooth connection, turn off all others bluetooth devices paired
with your android device (headphone, speaker...)
and put the Android device in airplane mode.
  • Start the Bluetooth function in your Android device
  • Plug the compatible Bluetooth adapter into the diagnostic connector on the bike
  • Turn on the ignition
  • Connect the Bluetooth adapter and the Android device via the pairing function
  • Start TuneECU
  • When you start TuneECU for the first time, select the Bluetooth adapter to use. If you start it later,
    all you have to do is confirm that the application is authorized to enable Bluetooth.
  • In the ECU menu, use the "Select" option to select the ECU type (for example, Triumph Keihin)
  • Select "Connect" in the "ECU" menu
    When using a compatible Bluetooth adapter, the LED flashes:
    • Blue while connecting,
    • Red – Initiating Connection to the ECU
    • Orange – authentication
    • Green – Connection established
Connection to the Walbro ECU:
Note: For the Walbro models is when using TuneECU for Android, still a converter cable,
          FTDI-USB-RS232, required.

  • Connect the cables with the Android device and the 6-pin diagnostic socket of the bike.
  • Do not connect the 2-pin connector.
  • Start now TuneECU.
  • In the Menu "ECU", use the option "Select" to set the ECU type.
    Note: For Benelli 899/1130 models (Walbro ECU): The selection for these models
    will only be displayed if you have connected the cables to the Android device.
    For these models, keep also the 2-pin connector ready and connect it to the ECU only
    when prompted by TuneECU.

  • Turn on the ignition
  • Now select the menu "ECU" <Connect>
NEW UPDATE april 2020

The three main Screens:

Map Screen:


Menu „ECU“
  • Connect: Connect to the ECU
  • Select: Select the ECU or Bike Typ
  • Disconnect : disconnect the ECU.
  • Read Map: Read the map from the ECU (only possible via cable connection)
  • Reprogram: Write the map loaded in TuneECU to the motorcycle ECU. 
    For many models only via cable, for many newer Triumph models only via Bluetooth.
    See "Bikes List".
     <<BE CAREFUL!>>
  • Information: Information about the ECU (VIN, Serial number, Map number)
Menu „EDIT“
  • Modify Table: Change of the characteristic maps in the tables.
    In sub menu select "modify table" mark one or several cells, wipe up or down to modify the values.
  • Copy / Paste: Copy or Paste the entire table.
  • Graphic Mode : Graphical or Numeric table display.
  • F Trim global : Use the F Trim table for all « F » tables
  • Commit trims: Apply each Trim table to the F & I table and reset the F Trim tables.
 Menu „Map“
  • Open: open a map from the TuneECU folder.
  • Comparison maps feature: In cells mode holding your finger on the screen
    to see the difference (colored) in graph mode you can see the difference by rpm or TPS.


  • Import table PCIII/V : Import a table PCIII or V in the trim tables.
  • Information : Display the “Infos” / Comments from the map
  • Parameters: Miscellaneous setting for the Map (Rev limiter, SAI, O2 sensor, speed correction …) 



  • Parameters / Devices: Allow to active or deactivate for the map the « devices » (o2 Sensors, SAI…) 

     


Dashboard Screen:

Menu „ECU“
  • Connect: Connect to the ECU
  • Select: Select the ECU or Bike Typ
  • Disconnect : disconnect the ECU.
  • Error Codes: Display / Erase the error codes stored in the ECU
  • Information: Information about the ECU (VIN, Serial number, Map number)


If you press "KM/H> MPH" in the field where speed and rpm are displayed (gray background), for a longer
time, a small window opens in which you can switch between Km/h and MPH and you can choose whether
the GPS should be active or the data stream should be used to determine the speed.


             

TPMS Screen For Triumph with TPMS:
When connected in the Dashboard screen, you have an arrow at the right of the REC button.
Slide the REC button up and it change to TPMS button.Long press on the button to go to the TPMS screen.



Adjust Screen:

The left gauge shows the vacuum values for the cylinders to allow the butterfly synchronization
only for Keihin ECUs.

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             Menu „ECU“
  • Connect: Connect to the ECU
  • Select: Select the ECU or Bike Typ
  • Disconnect : disconnect the ECU.
  • Error Codes: Display / Erase the error codes stored in the ECU
  • Tests & Adjustments: Test components (fuel pump, radiator fan, etc…)
  • Adjust :
    • Devices adjustments (Exhaust valve, Idle speed, …)
    • Reset Service Interval (exclusively with Bluetooth) ATTENTION! The date on the dashboard (bike) must be correct.
    • ABS Bleed feature, Triumph only (with usb cable, for models with K-line protocol only,
      for the Ride by Wire models only with bluetooth.)


 Sensor Screen:

In the Sensors Screen, all sensors in the bike can be checked for their values.
It can be selected via a submenu, the sensors whose values you want.



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PS: Not all features are available on all motorcycles.


Videos


Appropriate equipment:


Converter Cable for Walbro ModelleAMP 6-Pin

Change Log: see HERE



Disclaimer:

Use of the software is at your own risk. Neither the software developer or the website operator will provide any form of guarantee.

!! Damages of any kind caused by the use of this software are your own responsibility. !!

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!! Important note !!
No Motobike Manufactor have had involvement in this product.
The use of a manufactures name and / or model designation to describe
the motorcycles on this site does not imply that the manufacturer endorses
the use of this application.

All care has been taken in the creation of this page, however, the author
cannot guarantee  the completeness and accuracy of this information.

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