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    Vectra 150.
    Which one should I go for ?
    Don't want to spend a fortune but don't want to buy a rubbish one !
    Comments please Gents ?
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    HI mate i was going to buy one but was advised to pay the extra money and have a remap glad i did then i read all about the differenses between a remap and a tuning box and it makes sence to just have a re map hope this helps

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    Go for a second hand dtuk about 100 quid don't buy anything else

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    what about a caterman box from germany Ebay last time i heard thay where about £65.00
    and will give you about 192BHP and thats a fact

    we have done alot of test with diff boxes

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    Quote Originally Posted by ian_c View Post
    what about a caterman box from germany Ebay last time i heard thay where about £65.00
    and will give you about 192BHP and thats a fact

    we have done alot of test with diff boxes
    As good as the (pricey) DTUK boxes I've been reading about ?

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    Quote Originally Posted by chris1984 View Post
    HI mate i was going to buy one but was advised to pay the extra money and have a remap glad i did then i read all about the differences between a remap and a tuning box and it makes sence to just have a re map hope this helps
    How much though ?
    I heard a remap is very expensive ?
    And who done it,I'm in Leeds.

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    What about the tunit ones, are they pap?

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    A new box isn't isn't cheap either... a remap is well under £300 if you travel it seems. Quite comparable.

    http://www.diesel-performance.co.uk/...le.php?id=1231

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