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      12-15-2009, 03:55 PM   #1
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Any negative experiences with Powerchip?

As the title states have has anyone had a negative experience with Powerchip and performance or anything?
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      12-15-2009, 03:57 PM   #2
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The only thing I have really read about is multiple people have had to have their car reflashed a second time after having issues with the first reflash. I believe it was attributed to the car making too much power for some value in the software and therefore putting the car into limp mode. I'm still not sure I believe that the tune caused it though.
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They had an issue with the red line being increased to 8500rpm from 8300rpm - problems only occurred for DCT due to the different gearing.

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The only thing I have really read about is multiple people have had to have their car reflashed a second time after having issues with the first reflash. I believe it was attributed to the car making too much power for some value in the software and therefore putting the car into limp mode. I'm still not sure I believe that the tune caused it though.
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I got dyno tuned by PC, and so far it has worked out to my satisfaction.

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