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Old 08-09-2013, 03:59 PM   #1
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LT Headers + CAI and no tune?

How necessary is it that I get my tune right after the LT header install? LMR doesn't tune on Saturday's (really??) and I have a normal job. Not willing to use a sick day or vacation for the tune so I'm waiting until September for Matt at FSP to make it back to Houston

Do I risk doing damage if I hammer on it some until then? Or should I keep it under 75-80% throttle until after the tune?
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Old 08-09-2013, 04:00 PM   #2
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You'll be okay. Expect a CEL to illuminate, though.
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Old 08-09-2013, 04:02 PM   #3
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It won't harm anything. You just won't be utilizing your new mods to their full potential. Will likely get a CEL, but that's about it.
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Old 08-09-2013, 04:05 PM   #4
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It won't harm anything. You just won't be utilizing your new mods to their full potential. Will likely get a CEL, but that's about it.
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Old 08-09-2013, 04:14 PM   #5
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That's what I was thinking but I really wanted confirmation. Thanks
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Old 08-09-2013, 04:27 PM   #6
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Tune isn't required. That said. You will get a CEL and if you have an A6. The AFM noise increase will make you want to drive off a cliff.
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