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Forum: GTI / Rabbit / Golf MkV General Discussions 03-21-2019, 02:21 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 4,687
Posted By GIACUser
Update on tuning. Tuner worked a little more...

Update on tuning.

Tuner worked a little more with the 91 only tune and feels he has achieved a 364whp level that is perfectly stable and quite safe.

He also turned the meth system on and at...
Forum: Photo / Video / Media Gallery 03-18-2019, 11:52 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 37,627
Posted By GIACUser
Awesome power for just 93, congrats!!!

Awesome power for just 93, congrats!!!
Forum: Photo / Video / Media Gallery 03-18-2019, 08:16 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 37,627
Posted By GIACUser
Talking Nice power. What fuel?

Nice power. What fuel?
Forum: GTI / Rabbit / Golf MkV General Discussions 03-16-2019, 12:05 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 4,687
Posted By GIACUser
No 93 oct in California. 347 is good for 91,...

No 93 oct in California. 347 is good for 91, tomorrow he will turn meth on and run it with this tune, then he will create a new tune for 91+ 100% meth
Forum: GTI / Rabbit / Golf MkV General Discussions 03-15-2019, 09:44 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 4,687
Posted By GIACUser
First tune done today. 91oct only - 347 on the...

First tune done today.
91oct only - 347 on the dyno

Next he will see what he can do for usable power range for track and beyond. My hope is that we can get into low 400s with meth and 91. Then...
Forum: GTI / Rabbit / Golf MkV General Discussions 03-14-2019, 03:24 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 4,687
Posted By GIACUser
Well I doubt we will get anywhere near 500 on...

Well I doubt we will get anywhere near 500 on this first round (more like 400) on 91oct and Meth but it will probably end up being my street/track tune. Once we add the 5th injector and e85 we will...
Forum: GTI / Rabbit / Golf MkV General Discussions 03-14-2019, 12:10 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 4,687
Posted By GIACUser
Well dyno work has begun. AU wrote me...

Well dyno work has begun.

AU wrote me today...

Your car is on the dyno right now. So far, we’ve been working on the base calibration (idle and startup quality and target air fuel ratios. We...
Forum: Classifieds - Buy, Sell and Trade 03-06-2019, 09:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 319
Posted By GIACUser
Moving up to new turbo or new car?

Moving up to new turbo or new car?
Forum: GTI / Rabbit / Golf MkV General Discussions 02-25-2019, 01:11 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 4,687
Posted By GIACUser
Went down to visit car. Dave indicated my car...

Went down to visit car. Dave indicated my car going to dyno this week.

We will tune for:
91 only
91 with Aquamist running 100%

I just want to be able to beat on it without burning it up at...
Forum: GTI / Rabbit / Golf MkV General Discussions 02-18-2019, 12:27 PM
Replies: 249
Views: 42,254
Posted By GIACUser
Congratulations! So jealous, that you have...

Congratulations! So jealous, that you have Scirocco and now an AWD. I would much rather have that body style.
Forum: California 02-14-2019, 12:16 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 264
Posted By GIACUser
http://www.ross-tech.com/vag-com/ Have a...

http://www.ross-tech.com/vag-com/

Have a read. If you are a do-it-yourselfer, just buy one, very useful when it comes to diagnosing problems. It will give you info on error codes, allow you to...
Forum: California 02-14-2019, 11:26 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 264
Posted By GIACUser
X2

X2
Forum: GTI / Rabbit / Golf MkV General Discussions 02-13-2019, 06:43 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 4,687
Posted By GIACUser
Yes part is on the way. Thanks As mentioned I...

Yes part is on the way. Thanks
As mentioned I got the info 3rd hand, turns out it was the Torquebyte connector and it is on the way. Thanks for your willingness to help out sir.
Can hardly wait to...
Forum: California 02-12-2019, 10:23 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 124
Posted By GIACUser
Best place for you to start as a new owner is to...

Best place for you to start as a new owner is to go through the Technical Discussions in the forum. At the beginning of each category the admin has created "stickys" which are just the type of topics...
Forum: GTI / Rabbit / Golf MkV General Discussions 02-11-2019, 12:22 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 4,687
Posted By GIACUser
Thanks.... they are closed today, I will speak...

Thanks.... they are closed today, I will speak with them tomorrow to find out specifically what they are waiting for.
Forum: GTI / Rabbit / Golf MkV General Discussions 02-09-2019, 11:00 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 4,687
Posted By GIACUser
I will find out specifics but as I understand it...

I will find out specifics but as I understand it third hand it was a connector of some sort.
Forum: GTI / Rabbit / Golf MkV General Discussions 02-08-2019, 05:28 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 4,687
Posted By GIACUser
My bad on the location, I looked them up. They...

My bad on the location, I looked them up. They don't list much info about themselves and they don't provide a telephone # or an address so I thought I found a location but it was probably a dealer. ...
Forum: GTI / Rabbit / Golf MkV General Discussions 02-08-2019, 05:13 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 4,687
Posted By GIACUser
My bad on the location, I looked them up. They...

My bad on the location, I looked them up. They don't list much info about themselves and they don't provide a telephone # or an address so I thought I found a location but it was probably a dealer. ...
Forum: GTI / Rabbit / Golf MkV General Discussions 02-08-2019, 12:47 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 4,687
Posted By GIACUser
For now going to follow what tuner has had...

For now going to follow what tuner has had success with in past. I really am looking for a tune that is strong under the curve that will keep engine and turbo temps in check so I can beat on it all...
Forum: GTI / Rabbit / Golf MkV General Discussions 02-08-2019, 12:31 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 4,687
Posted By GIACUser
I have given tuner go ahead, my build in terms of...

I have given tuner go ahead, my build in terms of fueling is what he did with his personal car with success, so building on his success. Some use of e85 will be involved so we will need the increased...
Forum: GTI / Rabbit / Golf MkV General Discussions 02-08-2019, 12:18 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 4,687
Posted By GIACUser
Getting closer to dyno..... right now they are...

Getting closer to dyno..... right now they are waiting for a custom connector from Megasquirt for the extra injector. Apparently it didn't ship with kit and Megasquirt is in UK to compound issues.
...
Forum: Photo / Video / Media Gallery 01-30-2019, 12:47 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 37,627
Posted By GIACUser
Look forward to your progress, nice setup, looks...

Look forward to your progress, nice setup, looks like you have plenty of room to add more power if you want.
Forum: Photo / Video / Media Gallery 01-30-2019, 12:30 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 37,627
Posted By GIACUser
Great looking bay

Great looking bay
Forum: Photo / Video / Media Gallery 01-30-2019, 11:03 AM
Replies: 191
Views: 37,627
Posted By GIACUser
Do you have details of your build somewhere,...

Do you have details of your build somewhere, turbo and fueling? I looked through the thread and saw a pic of the turbo but didn't see mention of actual model.

What was your original power goal?
Forum: GTI / Rabbit / Golf MkV General Discussions 01-27-2019, 06:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 760
Posted By GIACUser
5lbs of boost is what you get when you disable...

5lbs of boost is what you get when you disable the MAP. ( such as forgetting to plug it back in after doing work )

So you are saying zero boost, then you unplugged MAP and got 5lbs?
Forum: GTI / Rabbit / Golf MkV General Discussions 01-25-2019, 07:27 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 4,687
Posted By GIACUser
They still have not tuned it yet.

They still have not tuned it yet.
Forum: GTI / Rabbit / Golf MkV General Discussions 01-24-2019, 12:35 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,067
Posted By GIACUser
Engine or Trans failure where you have a major...

Engine or Trans failure where you have a major fail will of course be your biggest repair bill like any car. These cars do not hold value well and replacing or rebuilding either engine or trans can...
Forum: R32 Forum - General Discussions 01-21-2019, 11:40 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,030
Posted By GIACUser
Don't forget to use brake fluid that matches your...

Don't forget to use brake fluid that matches your late braking habits. Best is Castrol SRF Racing fluid. Expensive but will hold up.

If I were you I would go with HP+ pads up front for your Tail...
Forum: GTI / Rabbit / Golf MkV General Discussions 01-18-2019, 11:35 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,307
Posted By GIACUser
I think you made the right choice. Like all cars,...

I think you made the right choice. Like all cars, our GTI's have a life span of trouble free driving. When that chapter ends then you enter into a period of fail and replace which is expensive and...
Forum: GTI / Rabbit / Golf MkV General Discussions 01-13-2019, 06:35 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 4,687
Posted By GIACUser
Spoke to them yesterday. Aquamist finished up....

Spoke to them yesterday. Aquamist finished up. The TTRS LPFP and the Torquebyte PM3 get installed next, then off to dyno.

We will do 91 tune, 91 + water meth, 91 with e85 blend + w/m, full e85...
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