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

Has one tried a viezu remap?

Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by sliced, Aug 29, 2013.

  1. sliced

    sliced Drive safe, stay alive.

    Joined:
    Jun 12, 2012
    Messages:
    1,519
    Likes Received:
    320
    Lookin at remaps for the 2.0tfsi, and the nearest garage that offer remaps does viezu remaps.

    just wondering has anyone tried their software any reviews?

    Or is it best to stick to revo/apr/shark?

    price looks decent at £300 compared to revos £600
     
  2. Advert Guest Advertisement


  3. LEE69

    LEE69 07 170 DSG
    Team Dolphin Grey Audi A3

    Joined:
    Jul 30, 2013
    Messages:
    2,026
    Likes Received:
    324
    Not sure where you are but check out R-Tech, they are in Leicester or Badger 5 in Gloucester.
     
  4. sliced

    sliced Drive safe, stay alive.

    Joined:
    Jun 12, 2012
    Messages:
    1,519
    Likes Received:
    320

    hi mate I'm near slough, Leicester would be like 2 hours away :/ cheers for the help though
     
  5. LEE69

    LEE69 07 170 DSG
    Team Dolphin Grey Audi A3

    Joined:
    Jul 30, 2013
    Messages:
    2,026
    Likes Received:
    324
    Be worth the drive he's getting good figures ;)
     
  6. Audi Dynamik

    Audi Dynamik Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Sep 2, 2011
    Messages:
    2,217
    Likes Received:
    306
    Before i got mine done with Revo i took it to a Viezu dealer but unfortunately they couldn't do it due to the locked Ecu.
    Glad that happened anyway because the Revo power output is far better than the Viezu output for my car.
     
    Revo Steve-W likes this.
  7. ron burgandy

    ron burgandy Active Member

    Joined:
    Jan 7, 2011
    Messages:
    243
    Likes Received:
    29
    My car was used for the map template. Which was done back in 2012 I'm very happy with results transformed the car and no problems 18 months on
     
    sliced likes this.
  8. smurfworth

    smurfworth Well-Known Member
    Audi S3

    Joined:
    Feb 6, 2011
    Messages:
    1,862
    Likes Received:
    498
    2 hrs away from rtech and you wont go?!

    you must be mad, people travel up from here they are that good.

    do it, trust me, r tech will be worth it
     
  9. mjr901

    mjr901 Parts Manager - (Main Dealer)
    Gold Supporter Audi S3 Audi Main Dealer

    Joined:
    Nov 24, 2011
    Messages:
    3,506
    Likes Received:
    956
    I was hoping no one would ever mention these maps!!!!(Viezu)


    I had stage 1 Viezu with my previous 09 S3. I cannot explain how bad the power delivery was.

    I even sold the car thinking it was the car at fault, I took the map off just before it went, and it was amazing again!


    Their maps are highly detrimental to your cars health.


    All the power is at once, massive clutch killer. Absolutely rinsed mine.


    The revs do not rise and fall fast enough between each gear change, you WILL lurch forward constantly.


    I gave them a chance to adjust, still rubbish, they are extremely poor at what they do.


    The tuner that I originally went to had the exact same problem with his very own VRS diesel.


    Bunch of amateurs!!


    Honestly, someone like Shark performance will come to your door and they are proven quality maps.





    You get what you pay for, don't skimp!
     
  10. sliced

    sliced Drive safe, stay alive.

    Joined:
    Jun 12, 2012
    Messages:
    1,519
    Likes Received:
    320

    hi thanks for taking time out to post this review, hopefully saved me from making a massive mistake lol.
    sad times, was hoping to get it remapped before I go back to uni :/, but guess ill just wait till I can pay the premium for a decent tune!
     
  11. batch

    batch Well-Known Member
    Team Glacier quattro Audi S3

    Joined:
    Jul 24, 2011
    Messages:
    1,700
    Likes Received:
    2,052
    Mate do what I did. Get a Shark remap and an STS box, they send you the box, you copy the map and email it to them and they send you back a performance map to then upload yourself. Simple and effective! I'm getting mine tweaked a little but the base concept and product are superb. And it can be done in 3-4 working days!

    Drop N8 or Brodster a line on here and they'll hook you up...
     
  12. Revo Steve-W

    Revo Steve-W Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jul 11, 2013
    Messages:
    574
    Likes Received:
    341
    Just get it booked in and sorted with 'The Phirm' and there's 20% off still at the moment or 25% at Edition38!

    | The Phirm
     
    Audi Dynamik and sliced like this.
  13. sliced

    sliced Drive safe, stay alive.

    Joined:
    Jun 12, 2012
    Messages:
    1,519
    Likes Received:
    320
    cheers but only problem is id have to go across the country to get it done as ..

    "The Bosch MED17 ECU used in the later 2.0TFSI engined cars require removal to be reflashed after Model Year 2010 (usually "59" registration).


    This service is available at Mansfield HQ and selected dealers. Please check with your local dealer."
     
  14. Revo Steve-W

    Revo Steve-W Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jul 11, 2013
    Messages:
    574
    Likes Received:
    341
    Revo's £479.04 Including VAT!
     
  15. sliced

    sliced Drive safe, stay alive.

    Joined:
    Jun 12, 2012
    Messages:
    1,519
    Likes Received:
    320
    is that before or after the 25%??
     
  16. Revo Steve-W

    Revo Steve-W Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jul 11, 2013
    Messages:
    574
    Likes Received:
    341
    25% is at Edition 38 ONLY - so £449.10 inc at Ed38.

    Thanks
     
  17. vroomtshh

    vroomtshh Active Member
    VCDS Map User

    Joined:
    Jan 12, 2012
    Messages:
    362
    Likes Received:
    47
    £479 - 25% does not make £449
     
  18. batch

    batch Well-Known Member
    Team Glacier quattro Audi S3

    Joined:
    Jul 24, 2011
    Messages:
    1,700
    Likes Received:
    2,052
    No, but £479 less FIVE percent does... :)
     
  19. Revo Steve-W

    Revo Steve-W Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jul 11, 2013
    Messages:
    574
    Likes Received:
    341
    £499 standard price, - 20% (current sale price) = £399.20 + VAT = £479.04 inc
    £499 standard price, - 25% (Ed38 price) = £374.25 + VAT = £449.10 inc

    All as above.
    Thanks
     
    batch likes this.
  20. Rick @ Unicorn Motor Dev.

    Site Sponsor

    Joined:
    Jan 25, 2012
    Messages:
    1,149
    Likes Received:
    457
    MED17 absolutely no problem here, £350 all in - dyno tested, road tested, track tested map that will be adjusted to your car as required. We are in Manchester though :)

    Rick
     
  21. mjr901

    mjr901 Parts Manager - (Main Dealer)
    Gold Supporter Audi S3 Audi Main Dealer

    Joined:
    Nov 24, 2011
    Messages:
    3,506
    Likes Received:
    956
    Mine is 2012 and worked fine via OBD2 mate. So no removal needed.
     
  22. Advert Guest Advertisement



    to hide this advert.
  23. mjr901

    mjr901 Parts Manager - (Main Dealer)
    Gold Supporter Audi S3 Audi Main Dealer

    Joined:
    Nov 24, 2011
    Messages:
    3,506
    Likes Received:
    956
    Hand....snap off. Cracking Value.
     
    Brodster likes this.
  24. Brodster

    Brodster Well-Known Member
    Team Ibis VCDS Map User Audi Avant Owner Group Audi S4

    Joined:
    Mar 17, 2011
    Messages:
    3,549
    Likes Received:
    883
    I've never come across a 2.0TFSi thats had a locked ECU certainly not in an A4 or A3 anyway. I read someone stating that S3's after 09 plate were locked too and needed removed......wrong.......all S3's are remappable throught the OBD II port. Mine is a 12 plate and has been done.
     
  25. veeeight

    veeeight I am a very pretty girl
    VCDS Map User Black Edition

    Joined:
    Jul 14, 2012
    Messages:
    6,849
    Likes Received:
    4,748
    That's because S3's stayed with MED 9.1 and didn't go to MED 17.
     
  26. Reload

    Reload Bird is the Word!

    Joined:
    Jul 16, 2010
    Messages:
    371
    Likes Received:
    51
    With personal experience of Rick@Unicorn's maps they are well worth the journey. Top bloke and top maps
     

Share This Page