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Citroen AX GT 16v Converted on MaxxECU Sport

This is my brothers little Citroen AX. It started out as a 1.1i Citroen AX, It was purchased with this conversion in mind. He purchased a little Citreon Saxo as a Donor Vehicle. This is a little series of videos we've made about the conversion. We've fitted a MaxxECU Street to the car (of course!).…
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Mk1 Escort Jenvey, Maxxecu Conversion

This Escort Mk1 has been running a Pinto engine for a good few years. It's been running on Weber DCOE 40's. The owner, Will, has been frustrated with these for a while. Will wanted a 'modern classic'. Something he could get in, turn the key any weather, and have a level of confidence of reliability.…
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Peugeot 205 Rally Car Sadev, MaxxECU Conversion

We tuned this little 205 Rally car on Motec M4 a few years ago. The customer has since upgraded to a sequential Sadev gearbox. The Motec M4, although a good system for it's day, lacked enough inputs to run the sequential shift cut system incorporated into the gearbox.We decided that the way forward would be…
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Plug and play S-Type R Aftermarket ECU system.

Completed it. A true plug and play aftermarket ECU system for the Jaguar 4.0 4.2 V8 family.This has been a labour of love, Tom (Swallows Racing) and myself hatched this plan nearly a year ago, and it's been something I've been playing with in the sidelines.This is the very first version, modelled here by the…
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AJ16 Plug and play wiring Loom & ECU Packages

I’ve been working on for the boys over at Swallows Racing.We’ve essentially come up with a package, to run the AJ16 family of engines on a modern ECU. The package can be as comprehensive, or as basic as suits your needs.So I’m sure the first thing, all the Forum goers, and online experts will say,…
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Our Compound Charged R53 Cooper S track car.

So this whole project started a couple years ago in essence (Circa 2017). We purchased an R53 mini as a track car. We were not even planning on it to be fair. But it came along half smashed up, and was cheap. We fell over it essentially, so thought 'why not'. They are meant to…
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Jamies 10V UR Quattro MaxxECU Race Conversion

Jamies WR 10v Quattro MaxxECU Conversion Jamie first came to see us back in the summer of 2019. The vehicle had some irritating running issues, and was running on a Lumenition management, having been previously converted from the K-Jetronic back in the 90's. Interestingly, also by Jamie, he's owned the car for many years.The Lumenition…
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Keeping our inlet temps in check. Twin-Charged R53

As I stated earlier, like most R53 owners, keeping the inlet temperatures on track is a consistant battle.Bolting a turbocharger on there too should help right?! So, we've gone to a +10% pulley on the supercharger, keeping us now way into the efficiency range of the M45 again. So should keep our post charger temperatures…
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