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EGR Delete - Which One???

MarkTweedley Nov 18, 2010

  1. MarkTweedley

    MarkTweedley Member

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    Hi all, been looking at EGR delete kit and on FR&R Tuning website they do the roadsport version and the motorsport version. Both have the same description but look different so i can't make out if one is more suitable for my 2.0 140PD???

    Can anyone advise please?

    (My car is not currently running any mapping software or performance upgrades)..

    Cheers
     
  2. S1MON A3

    S1MON A3 Member

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    You want the roadsport version, your engine light will come on but you can get the function switched of if you contact a garage that specialise in mapping/diagnostics ect.
     
  3. navnayyar

    navnayyar Member

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    I have the roadsport version and they also mapped out the warning light and egr cycle. Good little cheap and cheerful mod :)
     
  4. RS84

    RS84 R15 - TDI Power

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    What's the difference between the 2 types?

    Aside from about a tenner...
     
  5. Phatboyruss1

    Phatboyruss1 Member

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    Any performance or running differences? Whats the advantage of having one?
     
  6. navnayyar

    navnayyar Member

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    The roadsport retains the anti-shudder valve which can be used to shut off the engine if it needs to, so a good safety feature to keep. The motorsport gets rid of this.
     
  7. MarkTweedley

    MarkTweedley Member

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    Can the light be mapped out using Vag Com?

    Also, a friend of mine says to just blaco the EGR off with a screw in the vacuum pipe..... I'm sure if it does work it's not the best way but it's free!

    (I'd rather buy the delete kit).
     
  8. navnayyar

    navnayyar Member

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    No you cant map out light with vag-com. Do a proper job and get the kit. Its looks more interesting aswell
     
  9. devonmikeyboy

    devonmikeyboy As far from JBS as possible !

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    That used to work on older model cars but modern cars will throw a cell light if you do that but it will stop the EGR working. Vagcom can turn the EGR down to a very low setting but it cannot turn the EGR off completely.
     

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