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Dear fixya i need some advice.i own diesel car skoda fabia 1.9 tdi vrs 130 bhp.it is volkswagen engine and i am thinking of chiping the ecu.some companies say that it can improve performance up to 40%,and increase fuel consumption as well.i need some advice before bying it.i live in United kingdom. and i was wondering which company is the best at it,and does it affect my insurance or emissions.thanks for your help.my car skoda f

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Do not play with it because if you deviate from the factory settings then it will not pass the inspection,When a manufacturer builds a vehicle its set for optimum performance over a broad spectrum of use so what you gain on the swings you loose elsewhere .After 40 yrs fixing cars and iam old enough to remember the harry moss goodies and gunsuns bits as well and trust me anything they say i look and then ask questions and when at trade shows many years ago i ran rings around these so called salesman with their fancy products that were all a gimmick ,keep you money and if you want a faster car then buy a jag or a porsche

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