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What gains should I see from a remapped 2.0 TDi 170?

Discussion in 'Custom-Code UK' started by Roach, May 7, 2008.

  1. Roach

    Roach New Member

    Sep 12, 2007
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    As title says.

    My car was recently remapped but a power run shows that it's only putting out 185bhp at the wheels when it was 168bhp before the remap. This seems like quite a poor increase when I've heard so much about these engines being mapped between 200 and 210. Is that supposed to be the figure at the wheels or the flywheel?
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  3. Custom-Code HQ

    Nov 10, 2007
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    On the 170PD unit we quote between 200-210bhp at the flywheel and around 25-30% increase in torque.

    Transmission losses worked out at 10% 206bhp = 185.4bhp at the wheels - 170bhp at the flywheel should be around 153bhp at the wheels.

    Custom-Code Team

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