Cheapest Tool to Read/Write Bosch MD1 MG1 ECUs?

It is possible to produce Chip Tuning of cars without opening and drilling control units, it is done through a standard diagnostic connector, but some modules still need to be connected on the table but without opening.

Bosch Mg1 Md1 Ecu List 1

How to Choose a Best Tool to Read and Write MD1 MG1 ECUs?

 

1.Autohex II or Hextag

Autohex Ii Hextag

Pros:

  • You can download the full ECU and instructions on the Microtronik website
  • Good tecnical support
  • MG1/MD1 ready on both Autohex and Hextag for ISN reading
  • Do automatic checksum correction and users can directly write modified files without waiting for manual checksum correction.
  • Hextag will also clone MD1/MG1 ECUs, you can clone most of MDG1

Cons:

  1. to clone MDG1 ECUs, you need extra adapter for hextag, autohex ii does not
  2. Devices not cheap (Autohex II $5K, Hextag $o.6K)
  3. Hextag ECU/TCU cloning requires a license which is expensive ($1000 per year)

 

Check Autohex/Hextag MG1 MD1 ECU list

Audi
Bosch MG1CS001 SPC5777
Bosch MG1CS002 SPC5777
Bosch MG1CS002 TC298
Bosch MG1CS008 SPC5777 ECU
Bosch MG1CS008 TC298 ECU
Bosch MG1CS011 SPC5777 ECU
Bosch MG1CS011 TC298 ECU
Bosch MG1CS111 SPC5777
Bosch MD1CP004 SPC5777
Bosch MD1CP004 TC298
Bosch MD1CP014 TC298
Bosch MD1CS004 TC298

Bentley
Bosch MG1CS002 SPC5777
Bosch MG1CS002 TC298
Bosch MG1CS008 SPC5777
Bosch MG1CS008 TC298
Bosch MD1CP014 TC298

BMW
Bosch MG1CS003 SPC5777
Bosch MG1CS024 TC298
Bosch MG1CS201 TC298
Bosch MG1CS201 TC298
Bosch MD1CP002 SPC5777
Bosch MD1CP032 TC299
Bosch MD1CS001 SPC5777
Bosch MD1CS001 TC298

Mini
Bosch MD1CS001 TC298
Bosch MG1CS201 TC298
Bosch MD1CS001 TC298

Citroen
Bosch MG1CS042 TC298
Bosch MD1CS003 TC298

Cupra
Bosch MG1CS001 SPC5777
Bosch MG1CS011 TC298

Dacia
Bosch MD1CS006 TC298

Ford
Bosch MG1CS015 TC277
Bosch MG1CS016 TC275
Bosch MG1CS017 TC298
Bosch MG1CS018 TC298
Bosch MG1CS019 TC298
Bosch MD1CP006 TC298
Bosch MD1CS005 TC298

Genesis
Bosch MD1CS012 TC298

Kia
Bosch MD1CS012 TC298

Mahindra
Bosch MD1CS018 SPC58

Mitsubishi
Bosch MD1CS006 TC298

Nissan
Bosch MD1CS006 TC298

Jaguar
Bosch MG1CS028 TC298

Lamborghini
Bosch MG1CS008 SPC5777
Bosch MG1CS008 TC298

Land rover
Bosch MG1CS028 TC298

Lincoln
Bosch MG1CS015 TC277

Mercedes Benz
Bosch MG1CP002 SPC5777
Bosch MD1CP001 SPC5777
Bosch MD1CS006 TC298

Opel
Bosch MG1CS042 TC298
Bosch MD1CS003 TC298

Peugeot
Bosch MG1CS042 TC298
Bosch MD1CS003 TC298

Porsche
Bosch MG1CP007 TC299
Bosch MG1CS002 SPC5777
Bosch MG1CS002 TC298
Bosch MG1CS008 SPC5777
Bosch MG1CS008 TC298
Bosch MD1CP014 TC298

Renault
Bosch MD1CS006 TC298

Rolls Royce
Bosch MG1CS024 TC298

Saic
Bosch MD1CS089 TC299

Seat
Bosch MG1CS001 SPC5777
Bosch MG1CS011 SPC5777
Bosch MG1CS011 TC298
Bosch MG1CS111 SPC5777

Skoda
Bosch MG1CS001 SPC5777
Bosch MG1CS011 SPC5777
Bosch MG1CS011 TC298
Bosch MG1CS111 SPC5777

Suziki
Bosch MG1CS026 SPC58

Toyota
Bosch MG1CS024 TC298
Bosch MG1CS201 TC298

VW
Bosch MG1CS001 SPC5777
Bosch MG1CS011 SPC5777
Bosch MG1CS011 TC298
Bosch MG1CS111 SPC5777
Bosch MD1CP004 SPC5777
Bosch MD1CP004 TC298
Bosch MD1CP014 TC298
Bosch MD1CS004 TC298

Toyota
Bosch MD1CS003 TC298

 

2. AMT BST Bench Service Tool

or the clone ECUHelp ECU Bench Tool 

Ecu Bench Tool

Pros:

  • both will do bench mode Bosch MD1 MG1 based on Motorola MPC5777 / Aurix TC2xx microprocessor
  • ECU Bench tool has data center ECUHelp 2.0, users can download tuning file on the server
  • ECU bench tool is the cheapest tool to read MD1 and MG1, tested by many with positive reviews.

Cons:

  • AMT BST is expensive

 

ECU Bench Tool Supported MG1 MD1 ECU List

BMW_SPC5777_MD1CP002
BMW_SPC5777_MD1CP032
BMW_SPC5777_MD1CS001
BMW_SPC5777_MG1CS003
BMW_SPC5777_MG1CS024
BMW_SPC5777_MG1CS201
BMW_TC298_MD1CS001
BMW_TC298_MD1CS024
BMW_TC298_MD1CS201

FORD_TC298_MD1CS005

MERCEDES_SPC5777_MD1CP001
MERCEDES_SPC5777_MG1CP001
MERCEDES_SPC5777_MG1CP002

OPEL_TC298_MD1CS003
OPEL-TC298_MG1CS042

HYUNDAI_TC298_MD1C012 HYUNDI_EDC17C08
KlA_TC298_MD1CS012

PORSCHE_SPC5777_MG1CP007 PORSCHE_TC298_MG1C007
PORSCHE_TC298_MG1CS047 PSA_EDC16C34

PSA_TC298_MD1CS003
PSA_TC298_MG1CS042

VAG_SPC5777_MD1CP004
VAG_SPC5777_MD1CP014
VAG_SPC5777_MG1CS001
VAG_SPC5777_MG1CS002
VAG_SPC5777_MG1CS008
VAG_SPC5777_MG1CS011
VAG_SPC5777_MG1CS111
VAG_SPC5777_TC298_MD1CP004
VAG_SPC5777_TC298_MD1CP014
VAG_TC298_MD1CS004
VAG_TC298_SPC5777_MG1CS008

RENAULT_NISSAN_TC298_MD1CS006

Keep updating…

 

 

3. CG AT-200 or the updated  CG FC200

FC200 MD1 MG1 coverage is not as much as hextag and ecu bench tool, but this programmer is dedicated to the new generation ECU where it covers 99% of the Bosch brand and in development on other ECU brands.

Cg Fc200 Honest Review

FC200 supported MG1 MD1 ECU List:

BMW
BMW MG1CS003 SPC5777
BMW MG1CS003 SPC5777

Audi BOSCH MD1CP004 SPC5777
Audi BOSCH MD1CP004_ TC298TP
Audi BOSCH MD1CS004 TC298TP
Audi BOSCH MG1CS001 SPC5777
Audi BOSCH MG1CS002 SPC5777
Audi BOSCH MG1CS002_ TC298TP

BMW BOSCH MG1CS003 SPC5777
BMW BOSCH MG1CS024 TC298TP
BMW BOSCH MG1CS201 TC298TP

Bentley BOSCH MG1CS002_ TC298TP

Citroen BOSCH MG1CS042 TC298TP

DS BOSCH MG1CS042 TC298TP
Dacia BOSCH MD1CS006 TC298TP

FIAT BOSCH MD1CS006 TC298TP

Ford BOSCH MD1CS005 TC298TP

Mercedes BOSCH MD1CS006 TC298TP

Nissan BOSCH MD1CS006 TC298TP

Peugeot BOSCH MG1CS042 TC298TP

Porsche BOSCH MG1CS002_ TC298TP

Renault BOSCH MD1CS006 TC298TP

Skoda BOSCH MG1CS001 SPC5777

Volkswagen(VW) BOSCH MD1CP004 SPC5777
Volkswagen(VW) BOSCH MD1CP004_ TC298TP
Volkswagen(VW) BOSCH MD1CS004 TC298TP
Volkswagen(VW) BOSCH MG1CS001 SPC5777

Keep updating

 

 

4. PCMTuner

PCMTuner 1.2.6 adds Metrotech Plug for the upcoming MD1 MG1 update.

The software will be released soon.

Then you will read/write MDG1 ECUs.

Pros:

  • Harwdare is scanmatik2 pro, not only a ecu programming tool, but a passthru j2534 for OE diagnostic software
  • Support VR reading online, has VR account for users.
  • no token, no annual fee, Pcmtuner software can be updated online
  • Gear technical support
  • OBD, Bench and Boot mode optional
  • Works great, tested by many

Cons:

  • pcm-flash older version 1.2.0, missing some protocols, i.e module 77

Pcmtuner V1 2 6

 

Yanhua ACDP supports BMW MG1 MD1 ECUs only.
MG1 Clone no problem with ACDP Mini. Quick and safe no soldering.

Here is the related ACDP BMW ECU MG1 and MD1 type list.

F chassis:

B37 (MD1CS001)

B38 (MD1CS001)

B48 (MG1CS003)

B48 (MG1CS201)

B58 (MG1CS003)

S63 (MG1CS201)

Acdp Clone Bmw Ecu Mg1 Md1 4

Acdp Clone Bmw Ecu Mg1 Md1 2 (1)

G chassis:

B46 (MG1CS201)

B47 (MD1CP002)

B47 (MD1CS001)

B48 (MG1CS003)

B48 (MG1CS201)

B57 (MD1CP002)

B58 (MG1CS003)

B58 (MG1CS201)

N63 (MG1CS201)

N74 (MG1CS003)

N74 (MG1CS201)

Acdp Clone Bmw Ecu Mg1 Md1 3

R chassis:

B37 (MD1CS001)

B48 (MG1CS201)

Acdp Clone Bmw Ecu Mg1 Md1 4

How to clone MG1/MD1 with Yanhua Mini ACDP?

 

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