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reprogramming a DSG gear box ?

Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by spiider, May 15, 2005.

  1. spiider

    spiider Member

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    Has anyone / company thought about this doing it ?

    My thinking here is that the D drive might be too soft and the S mode a bit too strong. I rarely use the S mode to be honest as I prefer the manual mode for those kind of things ?

    Now my idea would be to reprogram the S mode for example to something more stronger than the D drive without going to the extreme of a S mode. (e.g. instead of shifting the gears at 7Krpm do it at 5rpm)

    Is this a good idea ? Anyone feels the same ?

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  2. Japper

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    Will thbe box not shift up in sport mode if you lift the throttle, like an auto, or does it always hang on to the redline, everytime?

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    Depending on certain factors it will change up early on a light throttle opening. But there is a limit, i.e. it wont change up until at least 2,600ish revs on the TDI.
     
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    Havent had a rolling road yet, but i would presume peak torque would be at about 2500 rpm.

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