power

  1. bit more power?

    hi, ive got a leon cupra 180 im currently running piper down pipe, sport cat and cat back forge front mount, forge tip, bailey re circ valve, green stuff twister cold air induction, and a custom re map from AMD. its sitting at 231bhp with 291ft/lbs torque whats the next step turbo? or is there...
  2. NickLCR

    Allard EGR Power Pipes

    Yo Chaps.... Been mooching around the net on things to buy for the motor, came across the Allards site, and the EGR Pipes. Anybody had any experiance of them? Did a search and it didn't come up with much in the Mk4 section. Anywho...heres a link...
  3. s1l3nc3r

    opinions down on power, hot weather or more to it..??

    Right had a search pulled up a couple of threads about hot weather driving but just wanted your general opinions aswell... Car just feels like its down on power im trying to work out if i should just put it down to the weather being warmer or if i need to look further into it like a possible...
  4. epc light and sudden power loss

    hi all, i have mk4 ibiza and i get akind of jolt and loose power but if i come off the accelerator and then back on its ok again, also epc light comes on occasionally. i had this problem about 9 months ago and when i changed a fuse it seemed to cure it but it`s doing it again now and all fuses...
  5. Power Delivery

    Hi people im new to the turbo world,ive always loved LCR's and now i thinking of getting one...but my stupid question is,im after a vicious power delivery..been hearing alot that they will always be a smooth power delivery..im after that (push back in the chair)feeling i no u wont get that from...
  6. A.m.C_Ibiza1

    exhaust pop and power returns?!!

    Bit of a strange one here, the car is due a service (minor only) and recently its been a little sluggish to drive but still holding power nicely. About a week ago i put some redex diesel cleaner in with some tesco diesel (no shell open near me due to refit!) and it didnt seem to get any better...
  7. AntneeUK

    Lumpy Power

    I went out in the LCR210 for dinner today, and on the way back I got my toe down. The car was warm and to be fair I was driving quite hard. Anyway, Just as I was getting back towards work I noticed the light on the dash that looks like an engine (sorry, not sure what it is) was flashing. The car...
  8. Power loss!!

    Is anyone else here experiencing power loss. my management light has been on for a while but seat assured me it was just a wiring fault that was making the light stay on. I put my foot down and nothing happens, only for a split second sometimes but I know somethings not right. Anyone have any...
  9. slight loss of power and lower MPG?

    Hi all I've got a 54 plate Ibiza Cupra TDI; completely standard. It seems to me to be slightly less responsive the last couple of weeks, on initial throttle movement in particular, turbo maybe coming in slightly later. Still goes very well at higher RPM but sometimes having to come down a...
  10. cupra_paul

    im a bit down on power

    just been down to jkm for the rolling road day and my car imbarrised me a bit :lol: she is a 04 leon cupra with a miltek cat back,007dv, 249bypass and a cold air induction she has done 101000miles but i would of thought she would of at least made stock bhp as it happens i got 167.5bhp...
  11. Loss of power, DPF, Emissions Control Light and Glow plug lights on serious issues

    having just got my car back for seat on thursday after they replaced the dfp pressure sensor and had it on an extensive test drive due to them not being happy with pressures and it lost power whilst there. They managed to sort if and i picked it up on thursday and it was all ok untill i got...
  12. torquesport

    Bulk power supply

    Im currenly installing my sound system and dials etc, my question is im gonna need about 4 cable to the battery, could i just run one cable from the battery into the car and run my amp, gauges etc off that cable?
  13. Stereo losing power?

    Having just picked up my LCR my first job was to lose the horrible stereo that someone had previously fitted. I put in my Pioneer unit taken from my previous car and it worked just fine. However, this morning when I started the car the stereo had lost all the programmed stations and the time...
  14. Mikey_H

    Diesel Power 1/4 Mile Times 5/7/09 GTI Summer festival

    Hi Guys. Fist time i have run the car on the strip since i had the head done and all i can say is WOW the extra power REALLY helped. most of my times were around the 14.00 mark but i did have a couple of really nice runs but with the weather so hot for most of the day was struggeling big...
  15. nak

    Pageant of Power FIRST SCN MEET

    Just out of interest, whos going out of the Tolly Crew, thinking of making it on Sunday 19th July , although it is on all weekend :cheers:
  16. Leon FR Down on power help needed

    Hi i have a 2005 leon FR 180hp, in the last couple of weeks the turbo has started making a constant whistleing noise when accelerating and it struggles to rev past 4k and generally lacks power. Before used to feel turbo kick in and get sudden acceleration. Car has been back to seat garage they...
  17. luke07cupra

    Whats happened to my power?

    My Cupra went in for a new cat back exhaust the other day at main dealer - done under warranty as the old one had a hole in it. When i picked the car up i noticed they had driven it as the mileage didn't add up (about 4 miles). I hadn't turned my Revo stage 1 back to stock so was running...
  18. Nutkin

    Leon 110 TDI down on Power with Remap`

    Had the car remaped at storm and rolling road shows it at 116-120bhp, so i've been to storm tonight with Miles who is an awesome guy, just got back and we are not closer to this whatsoever. I have the engine code ASV, 80k miles 2005 reg.... and its silver? What we have checked: Hoses vacs etc...
  19. Toledo Tdi aircon prob-No power to clutch

    Hi all, wondering if anyone can help please? I have a 99 Mk2 Toledo Tdi 110 which I recently bought. The aircon did not work and after a quick look there was no clutch or nut on the compressor. Bought a clutch and nut, bolted it on but no joy, the clutch does not lock on when the aircon is...
  20. Does the 1.6 have much more power than a 1.4?

    I'm new here, I signed up to ask some questions about the Ibiza SC Sport. I'm looking at purchasing one on finance and had a test drive in a 1.4 the other day. I thought it was very nice, but didn't have much more go in it than my current car (which is a 10 year old 1.2l Corsa!). Having looked...
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