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Subject: Enging Tuner || New Question
Sender's Name: jody
Question: hi Alan, i have a e36 m3 evo, i started it one morning and the tickover is very lumpy and rocking the car, it clears when you rev it but it has lost a lot of power. do you have any idea what this could possibly be. i would be very grateful for any advice. thanks.
Answer: You have to start from the beginning, remove plugs and compression test if you can. Bear in mind these use special plugs, so most testers won't fit!. After that move on to a diagnostic check with a code reader. Coil packs are known to fail, if you are able to identify which is the duff cylinder, you might be able to figure that one out by swapping the coils around.
 
Subject: Enging Tuner || New Question
Sender's Name: Luka
Question: hi there. i have a golf mk4 tdi 90hp engine code agr. i was wondering what gains i would get from a hybrid turbo and the cost, also i was wondering what else i would need to change to make sure the engine stays healthy.
Answer: Hi, not really something we get into. We stick to the basic chipping, which would add around 30 bhp or so. There are a few specialists in diesels around, although personally, I'd just go a buy a 150 bhp Golf TDi, add a Superchip and drive off with nearly 200 bhp!
 
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Sender's Name: Simon Collier
Question: Hello, i have a 2002 MX-5 sport and am looking at buying the MP62 supercharger kit from a company called performance5. The kit includes: MP62 Supercharger System, hardware, instructions. E-Manage Blue. GReddy Manifold Pressure Sensor and Harness. E-Manage Plug and Play Harness. P5 O2 Clamp. P5 Washer Bottle Relocation Kit. Right Hand Drive Throttle Cable. Turbo PCV Valve. Genuine Mazda Fuel Filter. NGK Spark Plugs. im looking to find out if you would be able to fit this (and more importantly tune it correctly etc) and the rough sort of costs involved if you are able to do this. Thankyou for your time Simon
Answer: Hi Simon - I'd like to see the details first! could you drop in and see us?
 
Subject: Enging Tuner || New Question
Sender's Name: jason
Question: hi allen.i own an evo 8 260 wich is currently running around 350bhp with all the usall mods remap exhaust etc. im looking at getting a little more out of it ive been told a good way is by fitting an evo 9 turbo.is this summin you can fit an setup? would there have to be many changes made to fit this? what sort of money would i be looking to spend. cheers jason.
Answer: Hi Jason - We supply the Turbo Technics range, which includes the S204 and S209 turbos, either of which would be suitable for your Evo 8 We've been getting over 400 bhp from these units, available from 585 plus vat. We can fit and map, and would be glad to discuss it with you anytime on 01752 345880, office hours.
 
Subject: Enging Tuner || New Question
Sender's Name: marcus
Question: hi alan, will be seeing you saturday on rolling road with my 93 wrx wagon. just a quick question,been looking at these performance chips,for less than a tenner.do they work! or is it just another con? if they do work,is it just a way to break your engine before time.they sound to good to be true.cheers
Answer: Spot on Mate, too good to be true is it...
 
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