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      08-27-2012, 11:00 PM   #243
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I like the look of this, get the roof done next.
Need dark wheels for that to work IMO... Mod for Zuzu possibly.

The wraps I have seen unfortunately can look fake in real life
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      08-27-2012, 11:14 PM   #244
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So what does it do exactly?
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      08-27-2012, 11:34 PM   #245
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So what does it do exactly?
I'll be sure to let you know in a day or so
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      08-28-2012, 03:19 AM   #246
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Not the ESS either... whatever it is... I like the box .
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      08-28-2012, 04:30 AM   #247
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Still reckon its donuts, a gift for Peter maybe.
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      08-28-2012, 06:09 AM   #248
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Still reckon its donuts, a gift for Peter maybe.
Coffee machine for Peter
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      08-28-2012, 06:15 AM   #249
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Coffee machine for Peter
Na..Pete only drinks tea..
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      08-28-2012, 06:18 AM   #250
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Yeah, but he needs an espresso machine for his customers and a plush waiting room
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      08-28-2012, 07:30 AM   #251
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What do I win? I picked it!!!

Congratulations, can't wait to see how it performs.
What made you decide with Evolve, I'm in the midst trying to decide myself.
ESS or Evolve, PM me if you like. I'm not wanting to start a tuning war!
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      08-28-2012, 05:07 PM   #254
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What do I win? I picked it!!!

Congratulations, can't wait to see how it performs.
What made you decide with Evolve, I'm in the midst trying to decide myself.
ESS or Evolve, PM me if you like. I'm not wanting to start a tuning war!
You win an empty black box

It took an hour to read the ECU last night. I sent it off to Evolve & I should have the new tune file soon.

My criteria were:
- improved driveability, throttle response, reduced lag
- DIY
- focus at lower rev range where most daily driving takes place
- fairly conservative tune
- not HP driven. Don't care about the dyno numbers at top end
- customer support

Evolve meets all of these. It has got great user reviews on the 1M forums Not sure if any other 1M's in Oz running Evolve as yet.

Cobb: may be another good option, but too few reviews on the 1M application. I'm sure it is a great tune.

ESS: As Sparoz & Alpine said, ESS no longer developing for the 1M. Also not many raving fans with the ESS tune... it seems to be just 'OK'
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      08-28-2012, 07:03 PM   #255
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Awesome Ian...See you at 9ish...
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Can't believe you beat me to it! Anyway, mine is coming tomorrow. Except I will have to wait for the charger to come in as I will need to flash ESS back to stock first.
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      08-28-2012, 08:15 PM   #257
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Can't believe you beat me to it! Anyway, mine is coming tomorrow. Except I will have to wait for the charger to come in as I will need to flash ESS back to stock first.
Tip: download the software from http://www.evolvetuning.us/about-us/...n-manuals.html , rather than the link provided in the box. The USB drivers would not install otherwise (at least not for me).

Who else is running Evolve on here?
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      08-28-2012, 08:31 PM   #258
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Tip: download the software from http://www.evolvetuning.us/about-us/...n-manuals.html , rather than the link provided in the box. The USB drivers would not install otherwise (at least not for me).

Who else is running Evolve on here?
Thanks for the tip!
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      08-28-2012, 10:54 PM   #259
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Tip: download the software from http://www.evolvetuning.us/about-us/...n-manuals.html , rather than the link provided in the box. The USB drivers would not install otherwise (at least not for me).

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Thanks for the tip!
Ian, thanks and I'll also feed that back to guys in UK.

Steve, your unit is in transit. Some weekend fun to look forward to!
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Ian, thanks and I'll also feed that back to guys in UK.

Steve, your unit is in transit. Some weekend fun to look forward to!
Thanks!

Actually won't have time this weekend, but the charger is in transit as well, so might see if I can hook everything up Friday. Do you know what's the redline of the tune?
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      08-28-2012, 11:10 PM   #261
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Actually won't have time this weekend, but the charger is in transit as well, so might see if I can hook everything up Friday. Do you know what's the redline of the tune?
redline & speed limit removal are optional. I opted for speed limit removal, not revs though. Think the limit is 7,200RPM if you opt for it
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redline & speed limit removal are optional. I opted for speed limit removal, not revs though. Think the limit is 7,200RPM if you opt for it
Good to know, the extra 200 is useful for someone who's too lazy to shift <-- that's me .
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      08-29-2012, 06:22 AM   #263
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Tip: download the software from http://www.evolvetuning.us/about-us/...n-manuals.html , rather than the link provided in the box. The USB drivers would not install otherwise (at least not for me).

Who else is running Evolve on here?
I will be - just got an email - my Evolve-R and FMIC despatched today!
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I will be - just got an email - my Evolve-R and FMIC despatched today!
Are you going to be running stage 2?
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