Does remapping affect a car's warranty?

Will a remap affect the warranty on my BMW X1?

Asked on 22 June 2020 by Neil P

Answered by Dan Powell
A remap will invalidate your BMW warranty and be classed as a modification by your insurer and invalidate the cover, if you fail to inform them.
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