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Sprint Booster® V3 Power Converter

Porsche 911 (997/991)
Boxster/Cayman (987/981/982)
Panamera (970/971) / Macan (958)
Part Number: 77-16402
$337.37

MSRP: $401.63

Details:

Improve your Porsche's throttle response and overall drivability with this Sprint Booster Power Converter.

  • Simple, Plug-and-Play Installation
  • Ultra Compact Device Mounts in the Cabin
  • 3 Acceleration Modes w/ 36 Acceleration Programs (18 Manual & 18 Automatic)
  • Valet and Pedal Lock Mode Provide Protection Against Unauthorized Vehicle Use
  • Works for Both Automatic and Manual Transmissions
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Overview

Automobiles in the 21st century have replaced the more conventional throttle cable technology for an ECM (Electronic Control Module) that translates pedal travel into electronic signals in order to provide power to the wheels. The ETC system (Electronic Throttle Control), also known as drive-by-wire, has the unfortunate downside of delayed throttle response and subdued acceleration, creating problems in certain circumstances such as up-hill starts, quick gear changes, overtaking, etc. The Sprint Booster aims to overcome this throttle response delay for ETC-equipped vehicles, providing crisp on-tap acceleration at the driver's disposal.

Simple Plug-and-Play Installation:
For vehicles with electronic control (ETC) systems, or drive by wire, this device plugs into the OE connector located behind the accelerator pedal. It's a simple installation, requiring no cutting of any wires or interference of the automobile's electronics. It does not affect other systems such as electronic injection, ABS, etc.

Three Acceleration Modes:
The three main acceleration modes can be switched by pressing the main button. When the LED is off, the Sprint Booster is deactivated, and the car has factory settings. In Sport Mode, the LED is green, and throttle response is improved by up to 30%. With the red colored LED, the Sprint Booster is in Race Mode, and it improves response by up to 60%.

18 Acceleration Programs:
Each acceleration mode comes with nine programs. Select 1-9 in SPORT mode and 1-9 in RACE mode, with '1' being the least aggressive program and '9' the most aggressive. The acceleration programs can be changed using the two arrow buttons on the top of the device. By selecting the desired acceleration program in each mode, the driver can fine-tune each mode per their driving style (e.g. select SPORT 9 & RACE 5).

Works for Both Automatic and Manual Transmissions:
Sprint Booster modes and programs are transmission type specific for better function and performance. The driver can select the transmission type through a slide switch located on the right side of the device. The device will then automatically adjust the programs according the type of transmission selected. There are 36 programs in total (18 for manual transmissions and 18 for automatic transmissions).

Valet and Pedal Lock Modes:
Valet mode limits the acceleration of the vehicle by 55%, 65%, or 75% (comes in three selectable levels). It is activated and deactivated with a three-digit PIN. By limiting the acceleration, there will be a significant reduction in the vehicle's performance. The Pedal Lock mode provides extra protection against unauthorized vehicle use. The driver can deactivate the acceleration ability of the vehicle through a 3 digit PIN. The menu for Valet and Pedal Lock mode is accessed when the vehicle is stationary and the Sprint Booster is off, by pressing the two arrow buttons simultaneously.

Better Drivability:
In addition to increased throttle response for effortless downshifts and safer overtaking, there is also a noticeable improvement to the transmission’s shifts (on vehicle’s equipped with automatic transmissions).

Applications

Vehicle Applications

Year Make Model SubModel Engine Fuel
2017-2018Porsche 718 Boxster 982 H4 2.0L (t) Gas
2017-2018Porsche 718 Boxster S 982 H4 2.5L (t) Gas
2017-2018Porsche 718 Cayman 982 H4 2.0L (t) Gas
2017-2018Porsche 718 Cayman S 982 H4 2.5L (t) Gas
2012-2016Porsche 911 Carrera 991.1 H6 3.4L Gas
2005-2012Porsche 911 Carrera 997 H6 3.6L Gas
2013-2016Porsche 911 Carrera 4 991.1 H6 3.4L Gas
2006-2012Porsche 911 Carrera 4 997 H6 3.6L Gas
2012-2012Porsche 911 Carrera 4 GTS 997 H6 3.8L Gas
2006-2012Porsche 911 Carrera 4S 997 H6 3.8L Gas
2013-2016Porsche 911 Carrera 4S 991.1 H6 3.8L Gas
2011-2012Porsche 911 Carrera GTS 997 H6 3.8L Gas
2005-2012Porsche 911 Carrera S 997 H6 3.8L Gas
2012-2016Porsche 911 Carrera S 991.1 H6 3.8L Gas
2008-2009Porsche 911 GT2 997 H6 3.6L (tt) Gas
2007-2008Porsche 911 GT3 997 H6 3.6L Gas
2010-2011Porsche 911 GT3 997 H6 3.8L Gas
2016-2016Porsche 911 GT3 991.1 H6 3.8L Gas
2018-2019Porsche 911 GT3 991.2 H6 4.0L Gas
2007-2008Porsche 911 GT3 RS 997 H6 3.6L Gas
2011-2011Porsche 911 Speedster 997 H6 3.8L Gas
2007-2012Porsche 911 Targa 4 997 H6 3.6L Gas
2007-2012Porsche 911 Targa 4S 997 H6 3.8L Gas
2007-2009Porsche 911 Turbo 997.1 H6 3.6L (tt) Gas
2010-2013Porsche 911 Turbo 997.2 H6 3.8L (tt) Gas
2014-2018Porsche 911 Turbo 991/991.2 H6 3.8L (tt) Gas
2011-2013Porsche 911 Turbo S 997.2 H6 3.8L (tt) Gas
2014-2018Porsche 911 Turbo S 991/991.2 H6 3.8L (tt) Gas
2005-2008Porsche Boxster 987 H6 2.7L Gas
2013-2016Porsche Boxster 981 H6 2.7L Gas
2009-2012Porsche Boxster 987 H6 2.9L Gas
2015-2016Porsche Boxster GTS 981 H6 3.4L Gas
2008-2008Porsche Boxster RS 60 Spyder 987 H6 3.4L Gas
2005-2006Porsche Boxster S 987 H6 3.2L Gas
2007-2012Porsche Boxster S 987 H6 3.4L Gas
2013-2016Porsche Boxster S 981 H6 3.4L Gas
2016-2016Porsche Boxster Spyder 981 H6 3.8L Gas
2007-2008Porsche Cayman 987 H6 2.7L Gas
2014-2016Porsche Cayman 981 H6 2.7L Gas
2009-2012Porsche Cayman 987 H6 2.9L Gas
2016-2016Porsche Cayman GT4 981 H6 3.8L Gas
2015-2016Porsche Cayman GTS 981 H6 3.4L Gas
2012-2012Porsche Cayman R 987 H6 3.4L Gas
2006-2012Porsche Cayman S 987 H6 3.4L Gas
2014-2016Porsche Cayman S 981 H6 3.4L Gas
2017-2018Porsche Macan 958 L4 2.0L (t) Gas
2015-2018Porsche Macan 958 V6 3.0L (t) Gas
2015-2018Porsche Macan 958 V6 3.6L (t) Gas
2017-2018Porsche Panamera 971 V6 2.9L (tt) Gas
2012-2016Porsche Panamera 970 V6 3.0L (sc) Hybrid
2017-2017Porsche Panamera 971 V6 3.0L (sc) Hybrid
2017-2018Porsche Panamera 971 V6 3.0L (sc) Gas
2014-2016Porsche Panamera 970 V6 3.0L (t) Gas
2017-2018Porsche Panamera 971 V6 3.0L (t) Gas
2011-2016Porsche Panamera 970 V6 3.6L Gas
2017-2018Porsche Panamera 971 V8 4.0L (tt) Gas
2017-2018Porsche Panamera 971 V8 4.0L (tt) Hybrid
2017-2017Porsche Panamera 971 V8 4.0L (td) Diesel
2010-2016Porsche Panamera 970 V8 4.8L Gas
2010-2016Porsche Panamera 970 V8 4.8L (tt) Gas
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