1. This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn More.

ECU REMAPPING?

Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by audi harry, Feb 27, 2010.

  1. audi harry
    Offline

    audi harry New Member

    Joined:
    Feb 27, 2010
    Messages:
    2
    Likes Received:
    0
    [Feb 27, 2010]
    hi guys im new to the forum, ive recently baught my second audi(best decision ever made!) im thinking about having it remapped is this sort of modification any good? ive got a 1.8TFSI 20valve 180bhp its on a 58 plate. would you be able to recomend a company? and weathere it will work? i live in fleet hampshire.

    many thamks harry
    #1
  2. N8
    Offline

    N8 Kowalski Details VCDS Map User

    Joined:
    Jul 4, 2007
    Messages:
    17,166
    Likes Received:
    694
    [Feb 27, 2010]
    Not close but Shark Performance in Mansfield, remapped my TDI and currently doing an engine rebuild on my cousin's TT.
    #2
  3. audi harry
    Offline

    audi harry New Member

    Joined:
    Feb 27, 2010
    Messages:
    2
    Likes Received:
    0
    [Feb 27, 2010]
    thats a start, im not too fussed about distance, what sort of differenct did it show, concidering its a TDI? how big were the power gains? i do regret not getting the S3 big mistake
    #3
  4. Hunty
    Offline

    Hunty Member

    Joined:
    Feb 14, 2010
    Messages:
    171
    Likes Received:
    0
    [Feb 27, 2010]
    Angel tuning are about to do my 3.2 V6, they Did my Fabia vrs for £300, BHP up to 182 from 130, MPG up to 65 from 56. I know revo are highly recommended as well. There are lots of companies out there!!!
    #4
  5. N8
    Offline

    N8 Kowalski Details VCDS Map User

    Joined:
    Jul 4, 2007
    Messages:
    17,166
    Likes Received:
    694
    [Feb 27, 2010]
    Massive difference, mine's running about 185bhp from 140bhp, drives so much better now!
    #5
  6. a3rick
    Offline

    a3rick The Ibis

    Joined:
    Feb 7, 2010
    Messages:
    222
    Likes Received:
    0
    [Feb 27, 2010]
    I'm looking in to this but mine is going to be a company car, would remaps be erased when serviced? or would it be better to go for either a plug in or the bolt on type?
    #6
  7. N8
    Offline

    N8 Kowalski Details VCDS Map User

    Joined:
    Jul 4, 2007
    Messages:
    17,166
    Likes Received:
    694
    [Feb 27, 2010]
    No they won't.
    #7
  8. a3rick
    Offline

    a3rick The Ibis

    Joined:
    Feb 7, 2010
    Messages:
    222
    Likes Received:
    0
    [Feb 27, 2010]
    ah ok I was under the impression that Audi plug them in to the gubbins and upon doing so its erased from mainframe in germany :think:
    #8
  9. N8
    Offline

    N8 Kowalski Details VCDS Map User

    Joined:
    Jul 4, 2007
    Messages:
    17,166
    Likes Received:
    694
    [Feb 27, 2010]
    Who told you that? Paul Mckenna?

    [​IMG]

    "Look into my eyes"........:readit:
    #9
  10. a3rick
    Offline

    a3rick The Ibis

    Joined:
    Feb 7, 2010
    Messages:
    222
    Likes Received:
    0
    [Feb 27, 2010]
    lol, not sure someone who was talking out of their ass I guess. Anyhow I'm chuffed cos it means I have a lot more choice......
    #10
  11. N8
    Offline

    N8 Kowalski Details VCDS Map User

    Joined:
    Jul 4, 2007
    Messages:
    17,166
    Likes Received:
    694
    [Feb 27, 2010]
    Someone was chattin....

    [​IMG]
    #11

Share This Page