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Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by s3shabs, Jul 3, 2006.

  1. s3shabs

    s3shabs Member

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    Hi everyone! Just thought id introduce myself on this forum. Iv had my s3 around 6 months and have been on the rs246 forum for around 2 months, until i came across this forum just last week, and I must say this one has alot more information on it!
    I had been saving for a little while and have just managed to tune the s3.
    My s3 was a standard facelift running 210 bhp, and I got kind of bored with that very quick. So I recently gave it in for a Remap, diverter valve, and panel filter. After all this, I notice that the car was much better, but had a slight surge at high speeds, as though something was restricting it. So i started to look into exhausts. I found the milltek full system seemed to have a not so good feedback, but it was the only thing i could think of that may cure it.
    I manage to buy a full system off this forum and got it fitted on saturday. I must say, that It definitely cured the surging problem. The car feels very smooth and the torque increase is unbelievable..I think I may need a new clutch very soon!

    Hello to everyone and thanks for taking the time out to read my post!

    Shabs :racer:
     
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  3. god_thats_quick

    god_thats_quick Numptie of the highest order

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    Welcome and have fun, pics are in order I think...
     
  4. Adams3

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    Welcome to the forum, what power is it running now then and what torque??

    And pics needed!!
     
  5. Olly_K

    Olly_K Administrator

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    hey shabs, glad you made it over mate.
    Sounds like a sweet car !
    Get some pics up !
     
  6. s3shabs

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    Thank for the warm welcome.Will get some pics up as soon as i take them!
    forgot to add, Iv just put a set of h&r springs on, and tinted the windows all round (light smoke).
     
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    Im not sure as I havnt had it on a rolling road, but im guessing maybe 275-80? with revo, filter and milltek full system?
     
  8. cjhill

    cjhill hmmmmm interesting.

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    like what youve done to your car....



    show us the pics.
     

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