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    is it really worth remapping the cdti 150 or would you spend the money on orther mods

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    Although mine is currently standard... i would say yes it's worth it, if done by a reputible tuning co. & get the egr mapped out while your at it.

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    wont that make it smoke egr mapped out

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    I was chatting about this with friends at goodwood. They both have golf diesels and fully recommend a remap. More power and more mpg. Seriously considering it now,... what costs are remaps around?... and yes reputable!

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    i can get an elite remap done for £150 which takes it to 175bhp and 80nm more of torque or my mate can do it and take it to 186bhp for £100 at top gear performance but heard bad stories about top gear how true? i dont know

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    a decent remap from a good dealer and u cant go wrong fella
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    anyone heard of elite

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    Quote Originally Posted by fjaimo10 View Post
    anyone heard of elite
    Just emailed them and got the reply:


    "Hi Phil .
    I am an agent at Elite Remaps.
    The cost for a remap on a Vectra 1.9cdti Will be £195 inc.
    We do an Eco-Tune, Mid-Tune and a Stage1 full bhp.
    Our service is fully mobile so we come to you at a place and time which is convienent to your self.
    Hope thats Helped with your enquiry.

    Regards Martin

    Mobile Vehicle Remapping

    www.remapmyecu.co.uk"

    Now,... is this mobile service reliable?.. trustworthy?....

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    ermm i got quote of a mobile company near me that uses elite remaps so erm who does everyonr else use

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    When i get all the other jobs out of the way in prep for the remap (nearly there now), i will be taking mine to RS-tuning in Leeds... they do their mapping on the rolling road with before & after power graphs, their prices are around the £400 mark.
    I have had a mobile remap in the past on an older motor... it was ok although a little smokey.
    Just remeber a bad remap can kill your pride & joy... you pays your money & takes your chance
    Last edited by dh.dti; 5th July 2011 at 18:42.

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