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Fully Programmable Ignition Kit - Rover V8

This is the complete kit to convert your Rover V8 engine with carburettors to fully mappable distributor-less ignition (DIS).

Whether it is a TVR or a Land-Rover, this kit includes everything you need for the conversion. The engine management controls ignition only and comes pre-loaded with a base map to get your vehicle up and running straight after installation. Ideal for Rover V8 engines with carburettors, LPG systems and off-road use.

A system for both fuelling and ignition is available here.

This kit includes:

  • CanEMS Engine Control Unit - IP67 water-proof, complete with base map;
  • ECU manual;
  • Complete ECU Wiring Loom with ECU Multi-Plug - complete 3.2m loom with all required OEM grade weather-proof connectors fitted. All connectors and un-terminated cables are individually labelled for straight-forward installation. Fused Main Relay included. OEM protective outer sheathing;
  • 1-Bar MAP Sensor;
  • Silicon Vacuum Hose;
  • Ignition Coil-Packs;
  • Coil-Pack Bracket (GEMS type or custom Power-steering Bracket mounted);
  • 8 custom 8mm HT Leads;
  • 8 NGK Spark Plugs (BPR6ES, BPR7ES or BPR8ES - please specify when ordering);
  • 36-1 Trigger Wheel (4 or 6 bolt pulley mounted - please specify when ordering);
  • Crank VR Sensor;
  • Crank Sensor Bracket (Serpentine or Pre-Serp - please specify when ordering);
  • USB Programming Cable;
  • RS232 Programming Cable;
  • Software CD;
  • Full installation manual.TVR Chimaera with coil-packs

The main benefits of purchasing this kit:

  1. Full technical support available via telephone and e-mail;
  2. Improved reliability - inc. waterproof ignition capability;
  3. Dual fuel / dual map capability;
  4. Increased performance - throughout the rev range;
  5. Greatly increased part throttle economy;
  6. Greatly improved drive-ability - better throttle response, smoother running, etc;
  7. Increased LPG performance.

Made in England, this ECU is developed exclusively for Lloyd Specialist Developments by Canems. 


  • Fully waterproof ECU casing - to IP67 specification (submersible to 1m);
  • Switchable Maps - High/low octane option, also ideal for optimising power on LPG;
  • Programmable Shift Light and Fan Outputs.

The distributor-less ignition system provides waterproof ignition capability, particularly ideal for off-road applications.

Coil-packs working perfectly in extreme conditions!

Rover V8 Ignition Kit, Installation & Set-up - for Rover V8 on carburettors. Ideal for optimising V8's on LPG - £1400 plus VAT.

Rolling road mapping services are available at competitive prices for many applications, including forced induction and alternative fuels. Please contact us with your requirements.

'DIS Engine Management - Rover V8' - article

We usually have these engine management kits in stock, but please call to confirm before ordering.

Fully Programmable Ignition Kit - Rover V8

£995 Ex VAT

Delivery Information

UK Mainland Delivery is Free.

Engine Management Wiring Looms are made to order at Lloyd Specialist Developments and have a lead-time of 2 weeks.
All other parts are kept in stock.

If you have any questions or would like some technical assistance, please call us on 01985 988082 or contact us via e-mail.