Author: Stuart McPherson

Talking throttle performance & controller enhancement

Tired of your vehicle lagging when you need fast acceleration? Then this blog post is for you! What if I could tell you there is a way to fix painful accelerator delays with one easy to fix device that fits in seconds? Well strap yourselves in, because your delay days are over! Firstly, we need to understand what throttle performance is and how it is linked to our operational control over the vehicle’s power delivery in all driving situations. Wikipedia defines throttle as a mechanism by which the power or speed of an engine is regulated. Correct! Well in the case of most modern vehicles the drive-by-wire accelerator system works as a communication device operated by the foot to send signals to the Engine Control Unit (ECU); which in micro seconds decides on how much throttle to open to provide power to the vehicles engine. Some manufactures set delay programs inside of the ECU throttle output,...