Is pedal commander bad for your car?

Pedal Commander works within your vehicle’s stock safety parameters, so your vehicle is never at risk of being harmed or damaged. There is also no risk of it harming your ECU because it does not connect directly into the ECU. It just alters the signal being sent to the ECU from the gas pedal.

Does pedal commander add horsepower?

Pedal Commander doesnt increase horsepower or torque. It speeds up the signal from the gas pedal to the ECU, which allows your car to access all of the vehicle’s existing power sooner, which gives you faster acceleration.

Where does the pedal commander plug into?

The Pedal Commander system is completely plug and play, and doesn’t require tools for most applications. The OEM plugs go directly into the throttle sensor above your gas pedal and takes a total of 3-5 minutes.

Does pedal commander make car faster?

The Pedal Commander is a throttle response controller that removes response delays on your electronic accelerator pedal. Effectively, it allows your engine to respond faster so your car can accelerate faster!

Is pedal commander good?

It is by far the most amazing thing (besides a tune) that I’ve used on my Vehicle. Being able to control throttle response is directly like a tune. It does everything from eco mode, to city driving mode, to sport mode, to sport plus mode. Sport plus mode is very scary, and you need to , one how to drive to use it.

Does pedal Commander improve 0 60?

The pedal commander will not improve 0-60 times.

Does pedal commander increase mpg?

After installing Pedal Commander and running in ECO mode, I saw my gas mileage increase from 12-13mpg all the way up to 16-17mpg. City mode is perfect for this application; it eliminates that throttle delay and gives you an amplified version of the stock response without killing your gas mileage.

Can you turn pedal commander off?

Once you‘ve set up everything, the Pedal Commander will turn on as soon as you start your vehicle. However, it will take 5 minutes for it to shut down when you turn off the engine.

Is a throttle controller worth it?

For those towing, throttle controllers can be quite useful when you drive off as they will get the vehicle up to speed more easily so you’ll be using less fuel and less motor strain. Then the good thing about some of these higher quality throttle controllers is that you can pick the settings based on your driving mode.

Do throttle controls work?

In a word, no, a throttle controller does not just hand over free horsepower. It does, however, change how your Engine Control Unit (ECU) reads input from your accelerator pedal and the speed at which that throttle input is applied to the engine.

Will a throttle controller void warranty?

The EVC Throttle Controller does not infringe on Factory ECU mappings, so is very unlikely to cause any issue. Remapping whilst effective, relies heavily on the providers skill set. There have been issues too, with remapping voiding engine warranties even when they may or may not have caused an engine related issue.

How do I install a throttle controller?

How do I install a throttle?

What happens when the electronic throttle control goes bad?

When a TPS goes bad, then the car’s throttle body won’t function properly. It could either stay shut or it won’t close properly which is a severe issue. When the throttle gets stuck in an open position than your vehicle will receive too much air and cause it to have a high or fluctuating idle.

What does throttle controller do?

A throttle controller is basically a device that that is responsible for catching the signal between the accelerator pedal and the engine management. It is also known as a booster throttle controller. It takes the signal from the pedal and facilitates a modified signal to the engine management.

Can you use a throttle controller with a tune?

No, the Tune will not give you the same Throttle response you have now with our controller.

Does a tune increase throttle response?

Program Your Throttle with a Tune-up

Such tuning models store updated or revised versions of the throttle software, and when picked, the inventory throttle chart will be overwritten. That’s all it takes practically. A few software adjustments and as soon as you think about pressing the throttle, your car will respond.

Why is my throttle response so slow?

When the filter is dirty, it can cause a delay in acceleration and throttle response because when the fuel attempts to pass through a filter that is clogged or dirty, it takes far longer than it would through a clean filter. Staying on top of your fuel filter cleanliness is one way to prevent poor throttle response.