Thanks, but that link doesn't work.
Are both struts powered on the tailgate, or is it only one side, with the other just being passive?
Just trying to figure out if I need to buy a powered one or not basically.
Ha really!? Oh wish I ****** asked on here now, but there were so many "I've got XYZ, do I need G to do ABC" threads I figured I'd do it myself.
Oh well, I'll hang on to it for the forseeable - if anyone wants to take the easy option then give me a shout, if you want DIY then hit up HertS3!
I work in IT - I sunk hours of research into making sure I was downloading the right things etc. The main thing I struggled to find was a link to the latest maps - all the torrent files were incomplete, so I figured I'd just pay the money and get it delivered to me on three readily made cards.
Yup, thought I'd hold onto them for a while!
I was in the same boat - original maps that came with the car. Have to say it's not just a case of "adding the new roads" - there is loads more detail on the existing roads too :-)
I'm not sure, but I don't see a way it could be blocked as the activator is done by inserting the SD card, and I made sure the write protection tab was in the "locked" position so no data could be written back to the card.
I know there are loads of various threads on MMI Map updates, "I'm on this firmware, what do I need" etc.
This one's a little different.
Basically, having spent hours trying to pick through various threads, numerous downloads of various torrents / MEGA download links, I bit the...
I don't have any experience driving either of those engines, but it sounds to me like you know you want around 170bhp - either by remapping a lower powered car, or just buying a 170bhp.
If it was me, I would probably just buy the more powerful one - I've nothing against mapping (mine is) but...