How to Choose a Cheap ECU Chip Tuning Tool to Program EDC17

EDC (Electronic Diesel Control) is an electronic engine-management system for diesel engines.


What’s EDC17?

EDC17 can be used very flexibly in any vehicle segment on all world markets. The Bosch EDC17 determines the injection parameters for each cylinder, making specific adaptations if necessary. In addition to controlling the precise timing and quantity of injection, exhaust gas recirculation, and manifold pressure regulation, it also offers a large number of options such as the control of particulate filters or systems for reducing nitrogen oxides.


What best ECU Programmer Tool can read EDC17 at a good price? Here will offer 4 choices.


  1. MPPS V18 MAIN + TRICORE + MULTIBOOT with Breakout Tricore Cable —–€94mpps-18

MPPS V18 Auto Detect ECU Read Write ECU No Need BDM Programmer.

-This MPPS offers general reading / writing operations and checksum support, however it also includes some additional functions.

-Its module adds boot mode support for controllers with the tricore processor.

-Package comes with Breakout Tricore cable.

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  1. KESS V2 —–€79


KESS v2 is actually an effective ECU tuning tool. It covers all key brands and protocols which include Line, CAN, EDC17 and MED17 and Ford J1850. It has some distinguish capabilities that other ECU tuning tool did not have, like:

-Check from the battery voltage in real-time

-Complete Recovery function in case of troubles

-Automatic correction on the Checksum

-Boot-Loader mode supported

-Management in the programming counters

-Scan Tool function to eliminate DTC

-Numerous choices of reading/writing speed

Choice to write full file/section of the map and full integration with ECM Titanium ECU programming software program. The device cannot be upgraded and has to be installed on Windows XP operating system.


  1. V54 FGTECH Galletto 4 master —–€39.99


FGTech Galletto 4-Master V54 BDM-OBD is a famous chip tuning tool for all cars, trucks, motorcycles, Marine, BDM MPCxx, BDM Boot Mode, checksum.

This item cannot only work as FGTech Galletto 4-Master, but can also work for BDM-OBD. FGTech Galletto 4-Master this new system developed with high-speed USB2 technology is the fastest and most secure product on the market, it is easy to install and use by anyone.


Experienced ECU tunners feedback:

  • MPPS V18 is clone, but med17 edc17 are no problem, the tools are a 1:1 of original, original software no cracks or loaders etc
  • I have just manage to read via obd with multiboot function a Bosch ME7.9.10 from Fiat Punto T-JET 1.4 turbo … MPPS V18 is the only one that can read from obd this ecu
  • I bought MPPS V18 I have tested on 6F3. Read/Write all Micro, flash and EEPROM via OBD. Very fast and stable too!
  • Trying to read the ECU EDC17C46 in my 2011 VW Scirocco with MPPS V18 using the Tricore cable. Open the ECU and use resistors to read in Tricore Boot Mode. Finally success!
  • I USE FGTECH 54 AND IS OK. No problem.
  • Another EDC17 I read in boot mode with galletto v54 good china clone… Do job perfectly.