Tuning The Case Steiger 500

2016 Case IH Steiger 500

12.9L – Bosch EDC7UC31 ECU

The Challenge

The 2016 Case IH Steiger 500 is a formidable tractor known for its exceptional power and performance in the field. As one of the flagship models from Case IH, the Steiger 500 already impresses farmers with its robust build and reliable capabilities. However, for those seeking to elevate productivity, power tuning offers an exciting opportunity.

In this post, we are looking into how tuning the Case Steiger 500 can elevate your agricultural operation. We are using this 2016 Case IH Steiger 500 we tuned for a customer as an example. The customer wanted to unlock true potential of their tractor. Luckily here at Alt Tune, we have the tools to help all farmers.

The Solution

We had a look at the Steiger 500 and had a talk with the customer about their needs. Afterwards, we decided to power tune its ECU by using Alientech KESS3. Power tuning involves optimizing the tractor’s engine and performance components to achieve increased horsepower, torque, and overall productivity. By fine-tuning various aspects of the engine’s operation, we can unleash hidden potential and enhance the Steiger 500’s performance.

Another issue that can cause problems for productivity is the emission system that is installed in the Steiger 500. To get the most productive tractor and fewer hours in the workshop we adjusted the emissions system to fit the tune. The resulting power gains will undoubtedly add efficiency and excitement to your agricultural operations and transform your Steiger 500 into an even more formidable and reliable workhorse, maximizing productivity and making every day on the farm a breeze.

Increased Power


Power Increase


Torque Increase

Further Benefits fOf Tuning The Case Steiger 500

Increased Power and Torque

With more power and torque, a tuned tractor can handle heavier loads and perform tasks more efficiently. It allows the tractor to pull or push larger implements, haul heavier loads, and complete tasks faster, resulting in increased productivity.

Years of Development

We have been tuning the Case IH FPT 12.9L engine for years, and understand how they work as well as the limitation on factory hardware.


Easy and fast programming

Easy, fast and non-evasive via programming the factory-fitted diagnostic port.

So, if you’re looking to take your Case IH tractor to the next level, don’t hesitate to reach out to us! Our dedicated team is ready to unleash the full potential of your vehicle and make your driving dreams a reality!


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