The mg zs notably revives the name previously used on the saloon of the mg zs, which was based on the rover 45, and. Mechanical issues i didnt quite get away with a 100% reliability record. Z165f single cylinder, horizontal, stroke, diesel swirl 65 x 70 mm 0. An engine swap with that from the 176bhp zs hatchback will give a massive power gain and provide a better base to work from. See actions taken by the people who manage and post content. Footer social icons follow autocar on our social channels. Sep 03, 2015 adjusting boost on l series diesel rover 200 220 400 420 600 620 mg zr zs duration. Model variant original bhp price ecotech performance f 1. The cylinder head gasket on the zs is prone to blowing. I was trying to capture the sound under mixed driving but failed miserably, need a decent microphone. You kind of expect a few issues like that in a budget car, though.
Mg zs tuning the zs can really fly with the right mods. Model type combustion system bore x stroke displacement. Have no fear, the tuning is here diesel tech magazine. It will provide you with safer overtaking, more miles per gallon and a smoother, more responsive overall drive. Mg zs 180 saloon, 2001, trophy blue coachwork with half leather interior trim, last owner 5 years and fastidious mgcc member, 70k miles with nice service history, powerful 2. My chiptuning files specialise in chiptuning petrol and diesel engines for improved performance and fuel efficiency. We look at zs tuning and report on the best modifications. You can also choose from automobile, boat zs1115 diesel engine, as well as from single cylinder, multicylinder zs1115 diesel engine, and whether zs1115 diesel engine is watercooled, or aircooled. But simpletounderstand specs and offers are mgs battle plan for the zs.
The mg zs is the second suv to be produced by mg motor, the first being the larger mg gs, which was launched in april 2015. Mg says its engineers spent months tuning the zs on uk roads, but the results are less than stellar. The 2018 mg zs arrives later this year to take on the mazda cx3 and toyota chr, but is it up to the challenge. Series engines, the head gasket is known for failing. Zt has the bmw diesel, whilst the zs doesnt not sure, but i think its a perkins sourced unit. Vtune chiptuning heeft al meer dan 20 jaar ervaring in het optimaliseren van benzine en dieselmotoren van mg. Mg rover lseries diesel tuning parts for the rover 220, 420, 25, 45. Wl30n wl30nl wl30nm wl30ndq wl30dq wl30b wl30bdq horsepower. The zs was based on the rover 45400 and took the mg brand to new heights. Mg tuning box chips raise engine torque and increase bhp by up to 40% with added fuel economy. See 25 results for mg for sale in oxfordshire at the best prices, with the cheapest used car starting from. The zs is essentially a tuned version of the rover 45 which was launched in 1999. We made two more passes in this tow tune, which ppe says is a 40 hp tune, which, according to our dyno numbers, is dead on.
The mg zs is a sports family car that was built by mg rover from 2001 until 2005. It is a great project car if you want a track day car, and our members have some interesting projects underway in our forums. The development of each mg zs tuning file is the result of perfection and dedication by programmers. The mg zs is a subcompact crossover suv produced by the chinese owned, british automotive marque mg motor. A generic tuning box, whilst not normally being as crude as a variable resistor, just reduces rail sensor voltage by a factor, thus giving a % gain in rail pressure across the entire voltage range. Chiptuning mg chiptuning vanaf 250, vtune chiptuning. Adjusting boost on l series diesel rover 200 220 400 420 600 620 mg zr zs duration. Ride quality is unsettled and uneven over broken surfaces and theres a lot of tyre roar. The truck sounded crisp and clean and the tuning feels to be spot on.
Hope to get more detail soon but heres a quick look around the. The 45 in turn is a facelifted version of the rover 400 which was launched in hatchback form in 1995 and saloon form in 1996. There will also be a mixture of oil and water in the water reservoir and possibly a white creamy substance, when you open the oil filler cap. Dont know of any problems with this, but the clutch is the. Perhaps one of the most significant mg features has been the very large rear ironing board spoiler that has been standard on all zs180 saloons until the face lifted models were announced in april 2004. Pektron mg rover 25 45 zr zs car flip key fob with key blank. The mg zs is an undeniably cheap car and mg should be applauded for going headfirst into such a fiercelycontested sector of the market. The zs is found in two body styles, a 4door saloon and a 5door hatchback. The book covers all aspects of the modern turbocharged diesel engine. We then cranked the chip up into the high performance tune on the xcelerator and after three passes, none of which recorded any torque, our highest run.
Ok, so there is obviously more to it than that, but bolting on an induction kit can increase your cars power from 12bhp, up to 15bhp rolling road proven. A wide variety of zs1115 diesel engine options are available to you, such as 4 stroke, 2 stroke. The most accurate mg zs mpg estimates based on real world results of 682 thousand miles driven in 51 mg zs. However, while the zss cash price is a few thousand. Air filters are the first step to tuning any engine. Chiptuning mg diesel chiptuning mg en ecotuning diesel en. All mg tuning files are custom made and thoroughly tested on a 4x4 state of the art dynometer. Dont know of any problems with this, but the clutch is. Highperformance diesel builders guide is the first book to explain how modern diesel engines work and how to safely enhance power and performance the book covers all aspects of the modern turbocharged diesel. This is achieved usually by either turning a variable resistor, or by using a series of switches, or in some cases even software. Car tuning guide have been impressed with the addition of stainless steel exhaust systems on the zss, if you want to improve your top end go with an air induction filter.
Sep 10, 2007 highperformance diesel builders guide is the first book to explain how modern diesel engines work and how to safely enhance power and performance. Theres no diesel planned, and electrification is being considered in the future. Facebook is showing information to help you better understand the purpose of a page. Mg zs performance parts, tuning parts and styling accessories. Mg zs petrol engines mg zs buyers can choose from two petrol engines. Mg zs diesel discount mg rover spares tel 02380 0013. Mg zs are popular cars and with a few sensible performance modifications you can greatly increase. The zs 120 is a front wheel drive hatchback automobile with a front placed engine, manufactured by mg.699 602 718 942 631 498 636 523 173 629 453 686 181 607 1035 39 77 917 991 1122 387 432 1290 374 1460 1321 366 465