tuning the volkswagen tiguan

2022 Volkswagen Tiguan

2.0L –  Petrol


 Continental Simos 18.10 ECU

The Challenge

The Volkswagen Tiguan is widely recognized as a practical family car, available in 7-seat models. However, even this practical vehicle can be transformed into a powerful and satisfying driving experience. In this blog post, we will delve into the reasons why tuning the Volkswagen Tiguan can be highly advantageous.

Designed with a focus on family and cargo space, the Volkswagen Tiguan offers a range of engine sizes. For the purposes of this discussion, we will concentrate on the 2022 Volkswagen Tiguan featuring a 2.0L petrol engine. Given its role as a family car, the Tiguan is often fully loaded, which can lead to a slower driving experience. ECU tuning involves adjusting the ECU settings to optimize the engine for increased power and torque.

The Solution

ECU tuning is not a one-size-fits-all process, as a generic approach can potentially harm the vehicle. This is why we advocate for a customized approach instead. Through Alt Tune’s custom tunes, the tuning is tailored to the specific vehicle, as well as the customer’s requirements and the driving environment, taking into account all factors that could influence the tuning outcome. This approach ensures the development of the best possible tunes without causing any damage. All of our tunes undergo dyno testing to confirm their effectiveness.

We utilize the Alientech KESS3 to flash the tune, ensuring a safe tuning process. Following the tuning process, the Volkswagen Tiguan will experience enhancements such as improved throttle response, safer and easier overtaking, improved hill-climbing capabilities, and an increased towing capacity. These improvements make fully loaded trips easier and more enjoyable for drivers.

Increased Power And Torque


Increased Power


Increased Torque

Further benefits Of ECU Tuning The Volkswagen Tiguan

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 Volkswagen’s 2.0L petrol 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 catalytic convertor system and associated DTC fault codes. 

Would you like to enhance your customers’ vehicles the way we’ve enhanced this Volkswagen Tiguan? Contact us today to learn about becoming a dealer and adding a valuable service to your current business.

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