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Hello,

I was wondering if anyone has had any experience with any of the RaceChip's in their Audi.

I've got the 2.0T and I'm curious with how difficult or easy it is to install, and the benefits that you have had with your vehicle.

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Daniel.
 

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If I were to get one, I would get the RS over the GTS. My reasoning would be that 1, it is cheaper, and 2 they advertise that both will get 20% better MPG. I would like to know your thoughts about that.
 

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I was looking into those a while back. I decided against getting any type of plug-in tuners because many people had said the power transition isn't as smooth, and also you should also get a DSG tune if you have a DSG/S-tronic transmission. So you'll need to buy both the race-chip and the DSG tune.

ECU tuners are smoother, but the DSG still needs tuned from what I remember.
 

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DSG/S-tronic only comes in 6 and 7 speeds.

If you have the 8 speed, then you probably have the tiptronic (torque converter) ZF 8HP55 transmission. That's what I have on my 2013 A5 quattro (USA-spec).

You probably don't need to upgrade the chip on this transmission, but it never hurts to ask RaceChip.
 
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