Tuning The Mazda BT50 - mazda bt50 ecu tune alt tune

2018 Mazda BT50

3.2L – Siemens/Continental SID208 ECU

The Challenge

In this post, we are looking into how tuning the Mazda BT50 can unlock its true potential. We are using a 2018 Mazda BT50 we have tuned as an example. The customer was looking to improve their BT50’s performance.

The 2018 Mazda BT50 is a reliable and rugged pickup truck that effortlessly combines functionality and style. As a popular choice for both work and leisure, the BT50 offers a comfortable ride and practical features. However, it can feel like it sometimes lacks a bit of power. That is where power tuning can help those who are looking to elevate their driving experience. Luckily here at Alt Tune, we have the tools for that.

The Solution

The first step is to take a look at the BT50 and read the ECU. After having the results from that we decided to give the ECU a power tune using Alientech KESS3. By fine-tuning various aspects of the engine’s operation, we can unleash hidden potential and enhance the BT50’s capabilities on various terrains and driving conditions.

Power tuning the Mazda BT50 offers an exhilarating opportunity to elevate this reliable truck. The resulting power gains will undoubtedly add excitement to your driving experience. This can transform your Mazda BT50 into an even more powerful and capable pickup truck, ready to conquer any adventure or task with ease.

Increased Power And Torque


Increased Power


Increased Torque

Further benefits Of Tuning The Mazda BT50

Increased Power and Torque

Increased power and torque result in safer over taking and easier open road driving. Throttle response is also increased.

Years of Development

We have been tuning the BT50’s 3.2L 5-cylinder turbo diesel engines for years, and understand how they work as well as the limitation on factory hardware.

Emissions solutions

We have solutions for emission systems such as disabling the Exhaust gas recirculation (EGR), Diesel particulate filter (DPF), Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) (Adblue) and associated DTC fault codes.

Dyno Chart From Tuning The Mazda BT50

Dyno chart from a Mazda BT50

So, if you’re looking to take your Mazda BT50 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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