User Tag List

Thanks Thanks:  0
Likes Likes:  0
Page 1 of 4 123 ... LastLast
Results 1 to 10 of 35

Thread: Remap on a VVTi vs a 150CDTi?

  1. #1
    On a Sabbatical
    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Location
    Cirencester
    Problems Posted
    0
    Problems Solved
    0
    Best Answers
    0
    Good Answers
    0
    Post Thanks / Like
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Vehicle InfoStats





    Default Remap on a VVTi vs a 150CDTi?

    Having spoken to Darrel at Torquing BHP a remap is in the pipeline for the VVTi engine Z18XER. reckons on about 18BHP and 36lbs.ft torque increas i think he said

    Quite a hefty increase for a NA engine

    so that will give me approx 160BHP and 208lbs.ft torque.

    Now the 150 CDTi is 148 BHP and 236lbs.ft Torque.

    Question is? is which one is quicker to say 80mph?
    and is there any adverse effect on having an increased rev limit?

    so i could go from doing 61mph in 2nd to something around 67mph in second if they raised it by 300rpm

    Whats your views on this subject pweese

  2. #2
    Regular Member Penfold101's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2007
    Location
    Combination of Preston and Oxfordshire...
    Problems Posted
    0
    Problems Solved
    0
    Best Answers
    0
    Good Answers
    0
    Post Thanks / Like
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Vehicle InfoStats





    Default

    Bought the wrong engine to start with if that's the route you're going down mate...

    Seriously though, you'd probably be better off with a 2.2 or 2.0 Turbo for the power and fuel economy you'll be getting...

  3. #3
    On a Sabbatical
    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Location
    Cirencester
    Problems Posted
    0
    Problems Solved
    0
    Best Answers
    0
    Good Answers
    0
    Post Thanks / Like
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Vehicle InfoStats





    Default

    nah ill stick with my VVTi engine sings along nicely and insurance is a big high on others.

  4. #4
    On a Sabbatical
    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Location
    Cirencester
    Problems Posted
    0
    Problems Solved
    0
    Best Answers
    0
    Good Answers
    0
    Post Thanks / Like
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Vehicle InfoStats





    Default

    and i like fiddling no comments from the back row either

  5. #5
    Regular Member Penfold101's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2007
    Location
    Combination of Preston and Oxfordshire...
    Problems Posted
    0
    Problems Solved
    0
    Best Answers
    0
    Good Answers
    0
    Post Thanks / Like
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Vehicle InfoStats





    Default

    Funny thing is, you'd probably find the insurance would be higher on a modified car than on a standard more powerful one lol

  6. #6
    On a Sabbatical
    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Location
    Cirencester
    Problems Posted
    0
    Problems Solved
    0
    Best Answers
    0
    Good Answers
    0
    Post Thanks / Like
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Vehicle InfoStats





    Default

    your probably right .... doh!

    ah well i like to be different, if we was all the same life would be dead beat

  7. #7
    Regular Member Penfold101's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2007
    Location
    Combination of Preston and Oxfordshire...
    Problems Posted
    0
    Problems Solved
    0
    Best Answers
    0
    Good Answers
    0
    Post Thanks / Like
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Vehicle InfoStats





    Default

    This is very true - now, can someone please give this man a sensible answer before he starts hitting me with a wet kipper...

  8. #8
    On a Sabbatical
    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Location
    Cirencester
    Problems Posted
    0
    Problems Solved
    0
    Best Answers
    0
    Good Answers
    0
    Post Thanks / Like
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Vehicle InfoStats





    Default

    "kipper at the ready"

    10...

    9...

    8..

    7...

    6...

    5...

    4...

    3...

    2...

    1...

    "SLAP"


  9. #9
    Regular Member Penfold101's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2007
    Location
    Combination of Preston and Oxfordshire...
    Problems Posted
    0
    Problems Solved
    0
    Best Answers
    0
    Good Answers
    0
    Post Thanks / Like
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Vehicle InfoStats





    Default

    We'll, we've almost finished a whole page and so far all we've accomplished is for me to get slapped around the face...

  10. #10
    On a Sabbatical
    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Location
    Cirencester
    Problems Posted
    0
    Problems Solved
    0
    Best Answers
    0
    Good Answers
    0
    Post Thanks / Like
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Vehicle InfoStats





    Default

    its just that 160BHP from a little 1.8 is good going :P

Page 1 of 4 123 ... LastLast

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Similar Threads

  1. What is meant by 1.8 VVTI? is the vvti engine better or worse?
    By Deann in forum Vectra C / Signum Car Chat
    Replies: 30
    Last Post: 14th May 2011, 11:19
  2. 150cdti remap
    By george1987 in forum Diesel Engine related
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: 16th April 2010, 11:06
  3. 120?150cdti? or dti ?
    By m999mwb in forum Vectra C / Signum Car Chat
    Replies: 48
    Last Post: 11th April 2010, 00:36
  4. My 57 150cdti SRI nav
    By Barker.Vectra.Sri in forum Quick Photo Album
    Replies: 10
    Last Post: 20th December 2009, 22:46
  5. which is faster top end,150cdti facelift or 150cdti pre facelift?
    By andy d in forum Vectra C / Signum Car Chat
    Replies: 25
    Last Post: 30th January 2007, 00:43

Visitors found this page by searching for:

Nobody landed on this page from a search engine, yet!

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •