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Old 06-13-2009, 09:47 AM   #1
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Question Experience tuning your own C5?

Anyone try tuning your own C5? Are there any classes or books on how to do so? I'm not looking to do it on others cars, just enough knowledge to have fun with my own car.

Thanks for the help.
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Old 07-08-2009, 11:18 AM   #2
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I tuned my own car but had an experienced tuner sitting next to me the entire time. I can tell you....don't do it without experience!! The cost is too great.
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I tuned my own car but had an experienced tuner sitting next to me the entire time. I can tell you....don't do it without experience!! The cost is too great.
I agree!!!!!A good tune is worth it and you notice a difference right away.................got my C5 done for around $250.00 !!!!
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Old 07-27-2009, 03:01 PM   #4
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Anyone try tuning your own C5? Are there any classes or books on how to do so? I'm not looking to do it on others cars, just enough knowledge to have fun with my own car.

Thanks for the help.
Check out the following:
www.thetuningschool.com
www.calibratedsuccess.com
www.masportspeedshop.com

For more specific information related to HP Tuners email me at sales@hptuners.com
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Old 07-29-2009, 12:22 AM   #5
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There's also this DIY DVD:
http://www.summitracing.com/parts/SME-DVD-1/

The author is an OEM level Calibration Engineer. He definitely knows his stuff...
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Old 11-10-2011, 10:44 AM   #6
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These links are very useful, thanks a lot . I want to tune my C5 of course with help from a experienced mechanic but this is some good stuff to learn.
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