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    Had the emissions update done

    Well I have only a few dozen miles since the update and to be honest I really don't feel any difference
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    Had the emissions update done

    Oh well I don't know then... They insisted that they must report if I don't do it and that the software update wouldn't mess with the car performance... **** you Audi, seriously
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    Had the emissions update done

    I am not sure what MOT is but if it is the techical inspection test they do here every 2 years the worst that could happen is failure (but they as far as I know it wont) Well, in Portugal every year (on the month you bought the car) you have to pay a bill that is calculated with your car engine...
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    Had the emissions update done

    I'll have to do it otherwise they will report to Audi that I didn't and I risk having to pay extra taxes for polution the car is doing. I'll probably just remap it after they update the software
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    Had the emissions update done

    Well I was supposed to send my car yesterday for the remap. I did not go there so before re-scheduling I was going to ask her if the car was "caped down". Found this topic.... now no way I'll send my audi there
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    Audi A4 136hp remap to 200hp (Stage 1) WTF

    Thanks for the info. I am asking because I am also considering a remap (but I have never droven a remaped car before)
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    Audi A4 136hp remap to 200hp (Stage 1) WTF

    There is a culture of diesel tunning in Portugal mostly because Petrol\Gasoline is very expensive compared to Diesel here. As for Dynos, they imported.... The 2 main repro garages that I know one uses Rotronics by Dynosens and the other uses Ryme (One is French the other is Spanish I believe)...
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    Compare RS4 B8 grills

    Does the OEM RS4 grill fits on an A4?
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    Audi A4 136hp remap to 200hp (Stage 1) WTF

    So guys I follow the top 3 Ramap garages in Portugal in Facebook. Since last month I saw A4s B8.5 2.0 TDI 136hp going for a stage 1 remap. For my surprise they getting up to 200hp and 408nm. (lowest did 198hp and highs I saw 201hp). They claim the 136hp 2 liters engine is very similar to the...
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    Ashtray/coin holder upgrade

    I found this part number: 8UD 857 951 but not sure if it the big one or the smaller
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    Ashtray/coin holder upgrade

    Anyone knows where I can buy the big one?
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    Bigger Alloys

    Nice... That website is amazing and accurate. It confirms with the measurements I made
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    Bigger Alloys

    I thought the bigger the ET the further away the wheel stay from the car
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    Bigger Alloys

    Larger tyres on the back is normal in cars like BMW and Mercedes because they are RF rear traction. I have never seen that on an audi since they are FF or quattro. I would go for wider tyres since the rims are 20. Some guys here have 20s they can provide better feedback that I
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    Silver A4 Avant - Caliper Colour?

    I love it can you tell the size of the sticker? So I may order one
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