ECU Modifications.

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Colin Lambert
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ECU Modifications.

Post by Colin Lambert » Wed Aug 02, 2017 8:49 am

I asked the following of my local non franchise VAG Tech specialist.
The answer is no more useful than the dealers, but may well indicate that the dealers are NOT able to fiddle with things that some of us may want.
Dear Mr Lambert

Sorry for the delay in getting back to you, but I was looking into this for you
We are unable to verify if this is possible so wouldn’t be able to quote

Kind regards

Mastertech Poole
01202 697888

From: Colin Lambert
Sent: 01 August 2017 21:14
Subject: Fw: Skoda Kodiaq SE L 1.4 DSG

Good evening,
Did you get my original email?
I haven't heard back from you not even to say you received it.
Colin Lambert.

--- On Sun, 30/7/17, Colin Lambert <colin-lambert*.com> wrote:

> From: Colin Lambert <colin-lambert*.com>
> Subject: Skoda Kodiaq SE L 1.4 DSG
> To:
> Date: Sunday, 30 July, 2017, 11:58
> Good morning, The
> above is built on the MQB platform. Ordered on 22 December
> 16 delivered 6 April 17. Therefore my17. The sunroof does
> not auto close in rain. As my Yeti used to. The my 18 kodiaq
> (build week 22 onwards) does have this
> facility.Also the Kodiaq with electric drivers
> seat has the facility to dip n/s mirror on
> reversing.Would you know if it is possible to
> alter the ECU using VCDS to get these two functions to work
> on my SE L if so, cost please? Skoda dealer says not. But
> many on the Kodiaq forum (including VCDS specialist in
> Kent,) say that it may well be do-able but that Skoda U.K.
> forbid dealers from upgrading cars to higher spec, thereby
> forcing customers to go up a grade.
Both these capabilities would be most useful and I know are available
> on other VAG MQB based cars.
Your help/comments would be much appreciated. Since you are very local to me.
Colin Lambert.
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ModeratorEdition .1.5DSG. Petrol Blue. S/s spare, Cream leather KAROQ. :shock: EX Kodiaq SE L1.4 DSG.
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