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by F2paul
Sat Jan 04, 2020 2:46 pm
Forum: Main Volkswagen Tiguan chat
Topic: 2.0 Diesel Re Mapping
Replies: 12
Views: 1992

Re: 2.0 Diesel Re Mapping

I had the TDI box on mine , it has been on several on my cars and will be going on the Cupra Ateca I have on order. Much improved performance and economy. I have posted elsewhere on the Forum tdi`s response that as as the box plugged into the fuel rail and turbo sensors it is traceless. When mine we...
by F2paul
Sat Jan 04, 2020 2:41 pm
Forum: Main Volkswagen Tiguan chat
Topic: Little advice and bye bye
Replies: 1
Views: 803

Little advice and bye bye

Hi. Not been to frequent recently but wanted to give a little advice . About 6 weeks ago I went through a shallow ford following a Fiat 500. Being in manual mode 1st revs up I suffered electrical failure , every light on the AID lite up and then a further few feet and the engine died. I left the veh...
by F2paul
Fri Nov 01, 2019 1:12 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: New Tiguan gearbox
Replies: 2
Views: 1571

Re: New Tiguan gearbox

All recent VAG manual boxes I have driven have been sweet changing , get it back to the dealer.
by F2paul
Fri Nov 01, 2019 11:29 am
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: ACC and slowing
Replies: 8
Views: 1792

Re: ACC and slowing

Yes I believe the system uses the rear brakes for gentle slowing causing even wear and less nose dive , under heavier braking the fronts get involved . I certainly see the reflection from braking when on acc
by F2paul
Sun Oct 27, 2019 1:16 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: Dsg Problem
Replies: 9
Views: 2211

Re: Dsg Problem

OP car is 2 1/2 years old so hope its covered by warranty.
by F2paul
Sun Oct 27, 2019 11:05 am
Forum: Main Volkswagen Tiguan chat
Topic: MPG
Replies: 10
Views: 1824

Re: MPG

I had a petrol Leon before the Tig. After 6K miles its MPG improved by 5MPG over a set route of 300 miles
by F2paul
Sun Oct 27, 2019 11:00 am
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: Adblue
Replies: 26
Views: 4324

Re: Adblue

Happy to be corrected but wasn`t there a warning about not filling with adblue after putting in diesel within a certain time frame?
by F2paul
Sun Oct 27, 2019 10:54 am
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: Dsg Problem
Replies: 9
Views: 2211

Re: Dsg Problem

On our TT the DSG and 4wd service always brings the quality of the shift back. On a Ford S Max with powershift the oil service made a big improvement however when my CC was serviced hardly noticed a difference. Hope everything gets sorted out satisfactorily for you.
by F2paul
Fri Oct 25, 2019 2:46 pm
Forum: Main Volkswagen Tiguan chat
Topic: Pedal Box Fitted to my Tiguan
Replies: 31
Views: 6242

Re: Pedal Box Fitted to my Tiguan

I have a tuning box fitted and that also improves throttle response . It is easily removable however does have to be declared as it is quite clearly a performance mod. It will be good to hear of your long term opinion.
by F2paul
Fri Oct 25, 2019 2:39 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: New in here. And angry!
Replies: 24
Views: 2685

Re: New in here. And angry!

Try a different dealer. Mine found my Tig to my spec waiting to be shipped from Germany. However before the Tig I had a new Leon. Local dealer couldn`t be bothered to offer test drive. Went to next one and got great deal on a showroom car. Good luck