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      03-15-2014, 08:27 PM   #1
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Cobb FMIC

Hi guys,

Anyone running the Cobb FMIC on their 1Ms? Any fitment issues, or trimming necessary? How are the Stage1/2+ maps?
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Fitment issues. The clips on the bottom of the FMIC don't line up with the fan. I don't think Cobb tested the FMIC on the 1M, even though it's supported... Be warned.
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QUOTE=-cj-;15809874]Fitment issues. The clips on the bottom of the FMIC don't line up with the fan. I don't think Cobb tested the FMIC on the 1M, even though it's supported... Be warned.[/quote]

Just read this post. I have a Cobb FMIC and running stage 1+ FMIC ST Aggressive map. I didn't have any issue with fitment and everything lined up nicely. It has been at least 12 months since installation and no problem with it or the map I have been running.

Here's a little write up on my build thread: http://www.1addicts.com/forums/showt...=734281&page=5
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Hi guys,

Anyone running the Cobb FMIC on their 1Ms? Any fitment issues, or trimming necessary? How are the Stage1/2+ maps?
It should fit with no issues, no trimming needed.
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      06-19-2014, 09:48 PM   #5
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Something either changed in the later 1Ms (Mine was produced late 2011 and was the final batch for NA), or Cobb changed something. I looked at the linked pictures and here's how my FMIC lined up:




That was relatively easy to fix. The spacers that hold the FMIC in place were sized differently somehow. I barely got one of them screwed in... Very hackish. The FMIC was produced in late 2013 IIRC. This was the model #:



Edit: I noticed your box said 9B and mine said 7B... Hmm!
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