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English translation: mapping

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French term or phrase:cartographie
English translation:mapping
Entered by: Drmanu49
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17:10 Jan 16, 2008
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Tech/Engineering - Automotive / Cars & Trucks / Engine tuning (add-ons)
French term or phrase: cartographie
Comparing the benefits on an add-on tuning box to chip-replacement: « Contrairement à la mise en place d'une puce, l'installation du boîtier n'implique aucune modification de la cartographie d'origine, donc pas de manipulation dans les boîtiers d'origine (qui deviennent de plus en plus sensibles). »

Just a flowery way of saying "the factory configuration"? Or something more specific?
Martin Cassell
United Kingdom
Local time: 16:14
mapping
Explanation:
Engine mapping is a process carried out in the auto industry with the aim of modelling engine outputs as functions of engine inputs; output variables are ...
www2.warwick.ac.uk/fac/sci/statistics/staff/academic/lawrance/personal/enginema/ - 23k -

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A: Only if you have a Power Commander or DFI box installed. .... dealer,there needs to be a chip replacement along with mapping...is this necessary...or am ...
cycleimagery.com/tips/carb.pdf -

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Is this as simple as a different ECU chip replacement or something much .... detuned due to a different engine mapping and smaller restrictive airboxes. ...
forums.mbworld.org/forums/archive/index.php/t-212275.html - 34k -
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Drmanu49
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Local time: 17:14
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mapping


Explanation:
Engine mapping is a process carried out in the auto industry with the aim of modelling engine outputs as functions of engine inputs; output variables are ...
www2.warwick.ac.uk/fac/sci/statistics/staff/academic/lawrance/personal/enginema/ - 23k -

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Note added at 3 mins (2008-01-16 17:14:09 GMT)
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A: Only if you have a Power Commander or DFI box installed. .... dealer,there needs to be a chip replacement along with mapping...is this necessary...or am ...
cycleimagery.com/tips/carb.pdf -

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Note added at 4 mins (2008-01-16 17:15:14 GMT)
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Is this as simple as a different ECU chip replacement or something much .... detuned due to a different engine mapping and smaller restrictive airboxes. ...
forums.mbworld.org/forums/archive/index.php/t-212275.html - 34k -

Drmanu49
France
Local time: 17:14
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agree  askell
12 mins
  -> Thank you.

agree  SusanMurray
16 mins
  -> Thank you Susan.

agree  Adsion: It's just what I think...
39 mins
  -> Thank you.

agree  xxxmistahara
1 hr
  -> Thank you.

agree  xxxBourth: This HAS come up here before, but seems to have disappeared into the ether!
4 hrs
  -> That is what I thought too... Must have been mapped out. Thank you.

agree  writeaway: http://www.proz.com/kudoz/2058044 http://www.proz.com/kudoz/1922438 http://www.proz.com/kudoz/6276
4 hrs
  -> :-) Thank you P (one of these was my answer) in fact Bourth and I were speaking about engine mapping.
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Jan 18, 2008 - Changes made by Drmanu49:
Edited KOG entry<a href="/profile/590130">Martin Cassell's</a> old entry - "cartographie" » "mapping"


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