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    TRIFECTA presents: Chevrolet Malibu (1.5L, 2.0L) MY2016+ Powertrain Calibration Reprogramming (flash tune)

      TRIFECTA presents: Chevrolet Malibu (1.5L, 2.0L) MY2016+ Powertrain Calibration Reprogramming (flash tune)

      TRIFECTA is pleased to announce the immediate availability of the 2016+ Chevrolet Malibu vehicle software recalibration (reflash) for vehicles utilizing either the 1.5L Turbo (RPO: LFV) or the 2.0L Turbo (RPO: LTG) with either the 8 speed automatic transmission (Aisin AF40-8 / RPO:MRC) or the 6 speed automatic transmission (Delphi 6T40 / RPO:MNH). Specific gains over factory calibration are up to (uncorrected) 48lb-ft of torque and 49 horsepower with no vehicle modifications beyond the updated software calibration.

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      Chevrolet Malibu

    2016+ Chevrolet Malibu 2.0L Turbo:


    2016+ Chevrolet Malibu 1.5L Turbo:



    TRIFECTA 2016+ Chevrolet Malibu
    1.5L Turbo, 2.0L Turbo
    6 speed automatic (1.5L Turbo) and 8 speed automatic (2.0L Turbo)

    Detailed power gains (measured at the wheels, dynojet chassis dyno)

    1.5L gains: up to +22 ft-lbs torque, +20 horsepower (peak gains of up to 18 ft-lbs torque, +19 horsepower)
    2.0L gains: up to +48 ft-lbs torque, +49 horsepower (peak gains of up to 43 ft-lbs torque, +42 horsepower)


    TRIFECTA's 2016+ Malibu recalibration is complimented by a fully developed 6-speed or 8-speed (depending on application) automatic transmission calibration to support the increased power delivery profile and to offer dramatically improved driving characteristics from everyday driving manuevers. The complete powertrain calibration also includes ESC (Stabilitrak) program enhancements.

    Specifications of the TRIFECTA Performance 2016+ Malibu ECM software reprogramming:

    -Fuel economy is improved (up to 39.5MPG highway observed / 1.5L), dependent on fuel grade and driving conditions
    -Retains all GM OE diagnostics and ECM functionality
    -Retains all OE error code reporting and functionality
    -Emissions readiness checks are present; emissions compliant
    -Maintains functionality of ABS and TC systems
    -Knock detection mechanisms and OE engine knock detection sensitivity is retained
    -Return to stock functionality included with flash loader
    -Tested on all available grades of fuel (87, 89, 91, 92, and 93 octane).


    Specifications of the TRIFECTA Performance 2016+ Malibu 6-Speed / 8-Speed automatic transmission TCM calibration software reprogramming:

    -Improved shift times in adverse shift patterns
    -Improved shift logic - shifts are progressive and purposeful
    -Does not shorten transmission life or increase cooling requirements
    -Retains all OE diagnostics and TCM functionality
    -Retains all OE error code reporting and functionality


    Supplementary Featureset of the TRIFECTA Performance 2016+ Chevrolet Malibu powertrain calibration software reprogramming:

    Installation Notes:

    -Estimated installation time of ~20 minutes
    -Premium fuel is recommended, but not required

    Additional information and availability:

    - This powertrain calibration includes a TRIFECTA powertrain calibration file specific to your vehicle and includes a flash loader device
    - Powertrain calibrations currently exist for North American vehicles only, with more regions to follow


    The TRIFECTA Advantage Calibration is meant for 100% stock vehicles. No individualizations or support for parts that do not function on factory calibration (if you have such modifications, be sure to check with us prior to placing order).


    The TRIFECTA Elite Calibration offers premium tier-1 support. With this product, customers can request specific calibration changes and support for third party hardware. Remote-tuning services are offered with this tier.

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