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Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by Sham101, May 9, 2013.

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    what will i need to do to the car before taking it for a stage 1 remap car is an s3 1999 apy
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    nothing really, as long as its in good condition, but advised to do a good service, change oil plug etc, if you want better results you can fit a TIP, Cone filter.
    but im not the best pearson to ask sure someone will pop along soon
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    when i spoke to amd i think it was just an uprated panel filter!? stage 2 was downpipe sports cats and cat back, stage 3 was a front mount aswell iirc...
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    Just a panel filter for a stage 1 map....
    Would definatley recommend a good service before.
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    done full sevice last week and timing belt with new rollers and tentioners
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    also new rocker cover gasket also sump removal and cleaned oil pick up pipe with new oil also who shall i use to do stage 1 as i am in birmingham
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    Vex182 Guess what I drive...

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    R-tech would be you closest and best bet I guess. About 40 miles each way.
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    Biggest problems are leaks, vacuum and boost. Id get a smoke test if you can, or at least a visual test, and replace/renew boost, vac and pcv hoses.
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    I'd go with RTec Sham, where in Brum are you? Depending on how far you want to go? I recommend you fir a 3" TIP with a cone filter, and it will see you around 260bhp on V-Power fuel.
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    I'm based in handsworthwood
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    how much does RTEC charge for a remap
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    Call them up and ask. :laugh:
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