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Diesel emission software update

ianspibs Nov 27, 2018

  1. ianspibs

    ianspibs Member

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    Hi,
    Been on and off here over the years and finally seen the light and come back to Audi.
    I have a 2014 2.0tdi (174ps) A5 Sportback and have been offered the diesel emission software update.
    Has anyone had this.
    Seen on the internet that some people throughout VW/Audi etc have had problems after the update.
    I'm of the opinion if it ain't broke don't try and fix it.
    Ian
     
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  3. linford-quattro

    linford-quattro Active Member Team V6 Audi A5

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    I can show you a dyno printout that was done on a vag (think it was a golf) did a run stock. Then went ahead with the emissions scandal. After driving sluggish it went for another dyno for comparrison. Sure it was around 30ish bhp it was down
     
  4. Gazwould

    Gazwould Well-Known Member

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    Don't do it .
     
  5. Daniel1512

    Daniel1512 Member

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    dont waste your time as you know it will go to s**t with egr faults coming up and alike .. and when you take it back to audi they will say its not there problem
     
  6. Retroman

    Retroman Audi A3 2010 Sportback 2.0 TDI 170 (CBBB engine)

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    I didn't do mine as the car has always run very nicely. I officially opted out - it is not compulsory. As you say, if it ain't broke don't fixe it.
     
  7. Muessig

    Muessig Member

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    Agreed with everyone else don't do it. I've got a 2014 A5 2.0 TDI and I've only heard bad things about getting it done.
     

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