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George @ BMS 02-22-2018 09:44 AM

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Originally Posted by themyst (Post )
Hi, anyone having issues with the 5A firmware popping an EPC when you try to connect to the unit while the car is running? Using iOS app with rev3 bluetooth module.

Will give this a try. Yours is the only report of this. Is it happening at idle or when you moving?

blackout1231 03-09-2018 07:12 PM

Anyone else's car going through gas like crazy with their new JB4 (latest firmware)?

George @ BMS 03-10-2018 04:08 AM

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Originally Posted by blackout1231 (Post )
Anyone else's car going through gas like crazy with their new JB4 (latest firmware)?

If your driving style has stayed the same it shouldn't change by much if not drop a bit.
Make sure the AFR connection is on the primary O2 sensor and not the secondary which goes to after the ***. We have seen cars with the wrong connection run pig rich on part throttle driving due to this.

r_diaz13 03-12-2018 08:00 AM

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Originally Posted by blackout1231 (Post )
Anyone else's car going through gas like crazy with their new JB4 (latest firmware)?

I would say slightly higher but it could be me having too much fun. I'm getting my Unitronic turbo back exhaust and expect some increased airflow but will be monitoring everything closely for a few days. I'm going to run a few days with Map2 and then Map4 and just log.

sextonracing@ymail.com 03-23-2018 06:55 PM

data logging issues
 
i have just installed my jb4 beta unit in my 2014 vw GLI and am using the data cable.. i have the firmware installed and have some communication back and forth i currtently have it on map 2... i am having issues trying to start a log

George @ BMS 03-24-2018 04:12 AM

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Originally Posted by sextonracing@ymail.com (Post )
i have just installed my jb4 beta unit in my 2014 vw GLI and am using the data cable.. i have the firmware installed and have some communication back and forth i currtently have it on map 2... i am having issues trying to start a log

Do you see the data in the logging window moving? If not set the Future use D value to 1 and see if that works. Also the car will only log above a certain amount of load.

r_diaz13 03-30-2018 10:51 AM

Just installed my unitronic full turbo back running map 2 and man what a difference. Feels borderline reckless at full boost and load. Very different car. I'm going to run it a bit like this and then get a log to work with BMS. Want to make sure it's running tip top in the Florida heat

BlkSTIG 04-12-2018 06:45 PM

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Originally Posted by blackout1231 (Post )
Anyone else's car going through gas like crazy with their new JB4 (latest firmware)?

Yeah the same here. Installed JB4 a week ago. I used to easily clock over 310 mile per tank and since I installed JB4 clock 280 per tank.

Quote:

Originally Posted by George @ BMS (Post )
If your driving style has stayed the same it shouldn't change by much if not drop a bit.
Make sure the AFR connection is on the primary O2 sensor and not the secondary which goes to after the ***. We have seen cars with the wrong connection run pig rich on part throttle driving due to this.

My driving style hasn't changed and I'm certain it's connected to the primary O2.

themyst 04-12-2018 07:19 PM

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Originally Posted by George @ BMS (Post )
Will give this a try. Yours is the only report of this. Is it happening at idle or when you moving?

It was a one-off situation, but I haven't really connected to my JB4 recently. But from what I remember, I was accelerating (not WOT) and moving when the EPC popped.

themyst 04-12-2018 07:22 PM

George:

Has anyone ever reported undesirable DSG shifting behavior with the JB4? Occasionally, the DSG will shift extremely slowly and/or throw tach warning light with the JB4 installed. I recently took it off and trying to replicate it stock, but nothing so far.

George @ BMS 04-19-2018 08:54 AM

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Originally Posted by themyst (Post )
George:

Has anyone ever reported undesirable DSG shifting behavior with the JB4? Occasionally, the DSG will shift extremely slowly and/or throw tach warning light with the JB4 installed. I recently took it off and trying to replicate it stock, but nothing so far.

The only thing that can affect the DSG shift speed to the point where its slow is a stored code. Usually the one we see most often is a misfire code.
The tach warning light could be related to the camshaft plug if the harness is a earlier Rev1.

r_diaz13 05-09-2018 03:20 AM

It's been kind of quiet here. I'm enjoying my current setup just keeping it in map2. It's a completely different car when I need it to be.

tutuco 05-14-2018 07:34 AM

JB4 Features Roadmap
 
Hi all,

@George @Terry do you have any roadmap to share with us JB4 users?
New Features or New products?



Regards,

Tutuco

George @ BMS 05-15-2018 08:12 AM

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Originally Posted by tutuco (Post )
Hi all,

@George @Terry do you have any roadmap to share with us JB4 users?
New Features or New products?



Regards,

Tutuco

We always working on something but nothing at the moment for immediate release JB4 wise.
We have been working on a intercooler and once we happy with fitment will go to production and it will be the next hardware item we release for MQB.

Penetrator7 05-19-2018 01:40 AM

Still no solid date for RS3 JB4 roll out then gents?

Nappy216 05-19-2018 02:45 PM

Latest FW
 
Have an interesting issue with the latest firmware. (VW_JB4_OBDII_6B.hex)

My map6 setting don't seem to stick.

I had the following.
1500 0
2000 1.0
2500 2.0
3000 2.5
3500 3.0

After the update
3000 = 2.6.

I can't set it back to 2.5.
2.4 or 2.6 works. 2.5 gets rounded up to 2.6. 5.2 goes to 5.3.

Not really a bid deal but wondering if anyone else has seen this?

Latest FW did fix the code reading. I had no codes before the update after I got the low fuel pressure code.

Terry @ BMS 05-19-2018 06:04 PM

The values are bytes internally, but we squeeze in a 0-36psi boost value, so depending on the value it may round up or down 0.1psi to fit the storage space.

r_diaz13 07-05-2018 06:23 PM

It's been kind of quiet here. No update on a new firmware? I remember seeing there's something in the works for"self-tunning" which sounds extremely promising.

George @ BMS 07-06-2018 02:07 AM

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Originally Posted by r_diaz13 (Post )
It's been kind of quiet here. No update on a new firmware? I remember seeing there's something in the works for"self-tunning" which sounds extremely promising.

Nothing major in the near horizon. We going to be putting up a small update with a minor revision that further improves part throttle smoothness in the next week.

mavalenca 07-26-2018 09:51 AM

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Originally Posted by r_diaz13 (Post )
It's been kind of quiet here. No update on a new firmware? I remember seeing there's something in the works for"self-tunning" which sounds extremely promising.

I also remember seeing something like that... :popcorn

George @ BMS 07-27-2018 04:35 AM

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Originally Posted by mavalenca (Post )
I also remember seeing something like that... :popcorn

This is something we still evaluating. The ECU is very adaptive and it makes things harder when the ECU is going to adapt as well as the JB4.

CrAzY-HoRsE 08-28-2018 01:00 PM

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Originally Posted by George @ BMS (Post )
Nothing major in the near horizon. We going to be putting up a small update with a minor revision that further improves part throttle smoothness in the next week.


Any news on the new FW release?

Terry @ BMS 08-28-2018 03:26 PM

George has firmware with a new map4 valet map floating around, if that works well we'll be making some nice adjustments to boost by gear settings too. :)

George @ BMS 08-28-2018 04:16 PM

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Originally Posted by CrAzY-HoRsE (Post )
Any news on the new FW release?

So far so good. Should put it up here in page 1 by next week.

I can recall you had the 245hp PP GTI. We managed to get a Skoda vRS 245hp on the dyno in the UK recently. Car runs a Euro 6 ******** and some airbox mods. Graph looks excellent with good AFR. Map 6 was used with 6psi over stock.

https://s6.postimg.cc/596nfg71d/4009...78409728_n.jpg

Payam @ BMS 08-28-2018 04:22 PM

That's awesome.


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