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Old 05 Jul 2010, 09:06 PM   #1 (permalink)
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hi i was thinking of having a front mount intercooler put on does anybody know if it would need a remap to work or would it be ok to put strait on without any problems thanks chris

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Old 05 Jul 2010, 10:35 PM   #2 (permalink)
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absolutely necessary when fitting a fmic. Will run dangerously lean if not done. My advice would be to fit it just before taking it to mapper and then drive off boost till you get there
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my car has an abc superchip on it would that help the was onit when i got it

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Old 06 Jul 2010, 01:20 AM   #4 (permalink)
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chip will not help - a custom map is the only way to go
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and id take the superchip off tbh its just like a variable resistor
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yep as said, get the chip off there total sh*te. scoobs need full custm rempas not generic maps to run safe. as far as front mount, what model and year is yoru car?
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turbo 2000 v reg how would i take the chip off cheers chris
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not worth front mount unless you chang ehte turbo, td04 is too small and will be laggy becasue of it
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gutted but i understand how about just fitting a better top mount like a wrx one in my year thanks chris
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