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Old October 9th, 2018, 19:59   #1
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Default '16 turbo lag

3500 miles so far on my "new" '16 Lux TDI.

Love everything about except my only complaint is the turbo lag is insane.... Is it a big turbo thus the lag? Will a tune help fix that?
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Old October 10th, 2018, 12:00   #2
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Chances are it was the fix that created this issue. Others have found solutions such as a throttle reset, some have added an inline box to improve rail pressure...don't void your warranty!!!
Search through the Dieselgate section,and the performance section.
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Old October 13th, 2018, 16:10   #3
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Someone with these symptoms found out it was the EGR valve.
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