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      05-27-2012, 02:47 PM   #1
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Cold start cycle removal

Anyone know of anyone who can code out the cold start cycle in the uk? Remote or yorkshire way

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      05-27-2012, 05:30 PM   #2
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Anyone know of anyone who can code out the cold start cycle in the uk? Remote or yorkshire way

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Why would you want to?

I assume it's there for a reason.
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      05-27-2012, 07:07 PM   #3
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Mike Benvo can remotely do it for you. Very simple.
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      05-28-2012, 03:24 AM   #4
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Yes why would you? It's there to warm the CATS up faster.
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      05-28-2012, 03:26 AM   #5
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Why would you want to?

I assume it's there for a reason.
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      05-28-2012, 06:59 AM   #6
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Yeah, I cannot see why you would want this removed. Plus it sounds great.
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each to his own... I have an Esienmann Race on the back and the warm up cycle is LOUD first thing in the morning and is pissing the neighbours off!

have PM'd Mike but no reply? being in UK may be a problem for him!
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Why would you want to?

I assume it's there for a reason.
Apparently its there only to warm the cats up faster to reduce emissions.. that dont bother me! on a standard exhaust.. Yep I like.. on E.R.. not so much..
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Evolve can do it or you. I had mine removed when they remapped the car. Would have been way too loud with the Akra
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Evolve can do it or you. I had mine removed when they remapped the car. Would have been way too loud with the Akra
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Was parallel parked on the street and I set off the alarm on the car behind me.

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      05-28-2012, 02:56 PM   #13
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Evolve can do it or you. I had mine removed when they remapped the car. Would have been way too loud with the Akra
Evolve Tune is just soooo expensive just to remove the cold start (I know you get more more more than just cold start removal.... but thats the bit I am REALLY interested in...)

£700 just so I can have no cold start is a bit steep!

(I may go down this route in the end tho - dont tell the wife! (motto of my life))
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      05-29-2012, 10:20 AM   #14
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That's a real shame. I have Eisenmann Race and the neighbours are very close but they haven't mentioned a problem. It's not That loud. My brother will be up with his Corvette at the weekend. That's really obnoxiously loud!
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Anyone know of anyone who can code out the cold start cycle in the uk? Remote or yorkshire way

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Have a look at this...

http://ultimatetune.com/Coding.pdf

It's something that I'd consider too, as the cold start is really quite loud with a race exhaust. There's also a few other coding options I'd like!
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Hey,

I'd like to get the heat up cycle removed as well. Got the modified OEM exhaust and cold start in the morning is pissing neighbors off.

Is this something that could be done using NCS expert?
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