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Best place for a remap by a mile

liquids3 Mar 12, 2012

  1. liquids3

    liquids3 Member

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    Xs power manifold and hybrid ko4 now fitted,my what a lovely job (never again),is boosting fine no error coads no problems,just the difference is'nt that noticeable with new mods,so end of the month remap time me thinks!,ok this is a lick ass thread,how much for a badger 5 remap?,did i say you guys are the best (cheep price pls),i could have just emailed you guy's,just trying to work out if i feel the same as others with the above mod's,was your's not alot different untill remap????
     
  2. Paradox1

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    Two tuners that I would take my car to only, is r tech(they mapped prawns track carb or badger 5. Either will give you exactly what you want.
     
  3. liquids3

    liquids3 Member

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    Yea,same as i have heard!,just wanted a ruff price for badger 5 map!,and to see if anyone else had felt the same about xs mani hybrid,map time suppose
     
  4. Jimgrim77

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    The difference was monumental with hybrid and xs power mani. Mine was mapped directly after install though. I might pop around later and show you.
     
  5. sportstractor

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    If either can do a cheaper price, I doubt they'l post it publicly.

    Maybe worth giving both a ring and see what they can offer you, they are both said to be amongst the best. I decided on rtech just because I know a few people who have had remaps there and they've all be delighted. But at the same time, there might be a more local tuner to you who are equally good and just haven't been raved about on a public forum
     
  6. Prawn

    Prawn My other car is a MINI!!!!

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    I know you've already got a downpipe and big FMIC, but do you have bigger injectors as well?

    You'll need some 550cc injectors for sure, as a standard ko4 can pretty much max out the stock injectors at stage 2. The hybrid is capable of MUCH more
     
  7. s3dave

    s3dave TFSI Hybrid Supporter

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    Given your location, Badger looks your best bet...agreed with prawn you will need injectors..are you on any map?
     
  8. RyanS3TT

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    Hello buddy,

    Agreed, 550CC Injectors and I would speak to Nick at Rtech.. Bit of a drive but a fine drive if you get off and take A roads there.

    Hes quite a busy chap but nothing wrong with calling him lsiting your mods and seeing what he says.

    As for Badger5 Not personally used them but Ive heard only good things - Choice is yours.
     
  9. R-Tech-Nick

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    Bristol aint too far from Badger5?
     
  10. liquids3

    liquids3 Member

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    Um i have'nt got a front mount,just standards with full forge hose's,i thought stock fmic are capable to 300,or ok at that sort of power?,injectors yes will need!,and frontpipe is on the way!
     
  11. liquids3

    liquids3 Member

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    Remap wise,at least there are a good few being recomended on hear now,one's you can trust your car with
     
  12. <tuffty/>

    <tuffty/> Badger 5 Edition...Its all about the flow... Staff Member Moderator Audi S3

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    Stock SMIC's will heat soak on a stage 1 let alone a hybrid... I would also be turning your boost down or running with the N75 disconnected until you have got the engine mapped... you are in danger of running the engine lean if not...

    Std injectors are pretty much flat out at much above 280hp

    FMIC wise the best options are the 'wellycooler' or the AH V2 at that power level...

    <tuffty/>
     
  13. RyanS3TT

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    AS for the FMIC.. Being from Bristol too with a Welly Cooler fitted.

    I could help, as I done it less that a month ago.. and Still have a few parts Left Over (I Think).

     
  14. Paradox1

    Paradox1 Active Member

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    Where is everyone getting the welly coolers from?
     
  15. liquids3

    liquids3 Member

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    I was way wrong then,front mount it is then!,i might try for a forge fmic,i do get some discount from them,and its hidden,i don't want to loose fogs or half the bumper!,does the wellycooler need fog removal?
     
  16. liquids3

    liquids3 Member

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    Welly,he is on asn
     
  17. liquids3

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    Bits left over no your ok mate lol joke yea might be of help that,most need mod's!
     
  18. <tuffty/>

    <tuffty/> Badger 5 Edition...Its all about the flow... Staff Member Moderator Audi S3

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    eBay... I was going to use one ages ago before developing the 'tufftycooler™' V1

    [​IMG]

    <tuffty/>
     
  19. <tuffty/>

    <tuffty/> Badger 5 Edition...Its all about the flow... Staff Member Moderator Audi S3

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    TBH (no reflection on Forge) but the AH V1 is of a similar design and size to the Forge cooler and in my experience is borderline in supporting the demands of the hybrid K04's although in fairness Bill's Lupo is using a modded version of the AH V1 with 63mm inlets rather than the 51mm that normally come with it...

    There are loads of posts on fitting the 'wellycooler' and others on here now so rather than repeating the info on this thread I would suggest having a look in the stickies at the FMIC thread and the past couple of pages (including the fitting a welly cooler thread)

    <tuffty/>
     
  20. RyanS3TT

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    Ha I meant like Silicone hoses, and Clips.. but if your gonna be like that :no: haha..

    Welly Cooler doesnt mean you have to loose your fogs.. I havent

    Ive sat mine far back aswell so Pipes hardly come through the grills, Although on a yellow S3 Black Pipes could lookss Smart there (Look at stickies)

    I also think with some mods you could not loose the grills either. but that could mean an intercooler tweek or pipework.
     
  21. RyanS3TT

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  22. RyanS3TT

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    as you can see pleenty of chance to keep grills, I have since refitted the bumper about 5cms back as it wasnt sitting right and my headlights were pointing directly at people oopsy :D
     
  23. Welly

    Welly VX220 SC Driver :)

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  24. liquids3

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    Thanks people!,ryan mtm looks good,might pm you when i buy the wellycooler then,fot tips advice on fitting!
     
  25. AARON77

    AARON77 Well-Known Member

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    So Adam am I rite in thinking you might be done for the 1/4/12 ;)
     
  26. liquids3

    liquids3 Member

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    My wallet will be done well and truely lol,i that for the drag strip??,mayby!
     
  27. AARON77

    AARON77 Well-Known Member

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    Thats what I was getting at mate
    its gonna be a great day mate
    Some of the yanks are jogging Saturdays opening day coz they like they sound of the cars that COV are bringing on Sunday
     
  28. liquids3

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    i want to mate,might be goin in for respray then though,i will know nearer the time,yea spending more money,you wonder why im skiny (no money for food)
     
  29. liquids3

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    Im not driving it at the moment!,thanks for advise,will call up for price on remap soon!
     
  30. liquids3

    liquids3 Member

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    Sorry did'nt see you wrote that!,yea pop up mate would be good!
     
  31. liquids3

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    Um just standard map from turner race developments!
     
  32. RyanS3TT

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    Just put two and two together.
    You were at Strode last night?

    Number plate stuck in my head buddy, did you see me parked two cars from you?

     
  33. badger5

    badger5 www.badger5.co.uk Site Sponsor

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    on std injectors? and hybrid?
    did I read that right?
     
  34. Alais DJA

    Alais DJA Member

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    And the lack of cooling
     
  35. badger5

    badger5 www.badger5.co.uk Site Sponsor

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    ewww..
    what spec hybrid I wonder?
     
  36. Alais DJA

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    I hope it wasnt from beachbuggy - surely he would have "advised" a FMIC
     
  37. liquids3

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    Yea beachbuggy,he did advise other mods!,i have only drove it once!,not using untill all mods are on and sorted!,was a standard map injectors!,just ran it up the road once not hard!,i will be told to search probably,but where is the best place to purchase injectors?
     
  38. liquids3

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    Is a 2283 hybrid!
     
  39. <tuffty/>

    <tuffty/> Badger 5 Edition...Its all about the flow... Staff Member Moderator Audi S3

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    Bill normally has 550cc's on the shelf...

    <tuffty/>
     
  40. Broken Byzan

    Broken Byzan Photographic Moderator Staff Member Moderator VCDS Map User quattro Audi A4

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    I echo what the others say, you need to sort the injectors, FMIC and other bits before thinking about mapping, and even driving it much because generic stage ones tend to run a bit lean, trust me, you do not want that...
     

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