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EXHAUST SYSTEM FOR A3 2010 2L TDI

Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by Chris Coates, Jul 7, 2013.

  1. Chris Coates

    Chris Coates Member

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    Hi all, i have an audi a3 2.0TDI 2010 Sports Back, my car has a vtech tune on it, tuned to around 175hp.

    would love to get the exhaust done, a miltek or supersprint. was wondering what you guys would recommend? and also would i need to remap again or would i be ok if i just add the exhaust?
     
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  3. Ironborn

    Ironborn English...not so good

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    I would recommend a back box delete or custom straight pipe, nothing more. 2.0 TDI's can't sing, no matter what you do to them. Don't waste money on expensive exhaust system.
     
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    Who says a TDI cant sing you havnt heard my car ^^^ when i floor it my milltek gets heads turning in the streets
     
  5. Chris Coates

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    TDI140: could you show me on the milltek site what exhaust would make my car sing? and how much
     
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    TDI140 Well-Known Member

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    Its about £855 i think, just a decat turbo back milltek system and remap and the car will sound like a beast, a nice rumbke unde acceleration just find a local milltek dealer they fit exhaust for free usually
     
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    YER my TDI 140 sounds very nice also turns heads I have a full miltek system and downpipe cost me £520.00 .

    very happy with mine sounds the business .
     
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    i had full system including back box i used to half just custom downpipe but with backbox its totally different sound 2.75" is the spec of the tdi milltek pipework
     
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  9. Chris Coates

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    would that be the exhaust to go for people?

    do i go an exhaust for 140hp or 170hp, my car was a 140hp and now is V-tech tuned to 178HP, 1 place told me to go with what my car was when i got it 103kw - 140hp, just want to confirm that with you all,
    THANK U :)
     
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    Yh thats the right one i think and you will need dpf delete software uploading onto the ecu which can be dome my good tuners
     
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    Done by good tuners *
     
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    Ironborn English...not so good

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    Yeah sure you will an improvement, but no where near petrol standards.
     
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    Depends what petrol though doesnt it ! Small engine Naturally aspirated petrol wont get much gains but turbo powered petrol will, insuring that your car has good air flow will make engine life longer and make it run efficiently thats why a bigger exhaust is better for a TDI if you dont want to tube it then leave it standard and be boring
     
  15. Ironborn

    Ironborn English...not so good

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    I'm talking about the sound... I'm saying even a 1.2 corsa with a good exhaust will sound better. A custom straight pipe as I said will allow exhaust gases to flow more easily than a system with numerous bends
     
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    not the boy racer corsas they are just annoying, decat will make TDI flow better, i have ported inlet manifold and milltek for air flow, trust me a good exhaust is what you need for air flow and also if you remapping a TDI any good tuner will tell you a decat will help
     
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    A video which made me keen to get DPF Delete on mine, i need to get some videos up of mine but sounds similar to the following vid;

    Leon FR TDI Sound - YouTube
     
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    mine sounds like that but here more turbo spool up as well as the grunt
     
  20. Ironborn

    Ironborn English...not so good

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    What the...I stand corrected. Is that video legit? I want to hear similar sound on a A3
     
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    Yepp, PD170 That - i will attempt to get some of my oil burner @ the weekend
     
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    My brother has an 3.0 TDi A6. custom exhaust, EGR delete, DPF delete, Remapped. It sounds amazing.
     
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    Ironborn English...not so good

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    Nice! Fair play mate.

    Yeah I know seen a few on youtube, it is a V6 after all
     
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    Would you need DPF delete on a 140 Tdi? I thought it was just needed on the 170 models. Can anyone confirm
     
  29. AudiMafia

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    Yep all Comman Rail 140's and 170's have DPFs
     

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