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    S3 Remap - Noise?

    Maybe a slightly odd question, but before I book in for my Revo next week, I was wondering if it will change the engine or exhaust noise of the car at all?

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    Slightly higher pitch and more audible whistle from the Turbo.
    If you have the window down you get a nice `flutter` sound too when giving it the beans (wastegate??).

    Thats with REVO Stage 1 and without any bolt-ons.

    BTW Im running B7-T6-F9 ands its sweet as a nut

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    When we went to Edition 38 last year in Northampton, we went from Holyhead in Wales and through all the tunnels.

    I was told the car sounded class going there and after getting my Revo done at the show, I was then told the car sounded awesome!!

    The turbo is boosting harder and for longer so there will be a noise difference but it's a very nice noise lol

 

 

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