APR Stage 1 ECU Software Flash Tuning Audi VW E888 Gen 1 2.0T


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The APR ECU Upgrade typically raises the power output of the 2.0T to 253 horsepower and 309 lb-ft of torque on 91 octane fuel with peak gains of 67 horsepower and 93 Lb-ft of torque! Expect improved throttle response and a smoother, more powerful top end with no loss of drivability or reliability.

APR software can be loaded with up to four user selectable Operating Modes as well as Extra Features*. APR's Flipswitch technology allows switching of Operating Modes or activation of Extra Features in seconds using the cruise control stalk with no need to purchase external hardware. Mode switching can also be performed via your iOS device with the APR Mobile Dongle (sold separately).

* Multiple Operating Modes and Extra Features available at an additional cost.

Operating Modes:

  • Exact OEM Calibration Stock Mode
  • APR 91 Octane Performance Mode
  • APR 93 Octane Performance Mode
  • Valet Mode (Low power and speed)

Extra Features:

  • Fault Code Erase (FCE): Resets engine related fault codes.
  • Motorsport Launch Limiter (MLL): Allows a user adjustable launching RPM.
  • No Lift Shift (NLS): Maximizes acceleration by allowing full throttle during gear changes.
  • APR Mobile Dongle Support: Allows use of the APR Mobile Dongle (purchased separately) to switch Operating Modes, read and reset fault codes, view real time parameters, and perform data logging.

APR Audi 2.0T ECU Upgrade Vehicle Fitment:

Installation can be performed at our facility by appointment, just give us a call at 425-895-0000 or email Service@Achtuning.com to schedule. With APR's DirectPort ECU tuning the ECU can be programmed in around 60 minutes, no ECU removal or soldering is required.

We recommend that ECU chipping be done at your nearest APR distributor, this will offer you the best technical support available. Check The APR Dealer Locator to find your closest APR dealer.
Installation of Security Lock Out and Anti-Theft is not available at Achtuning.

All APR ECU software comes with lifetime free updates (labor charges may apply). APR provides a lifetime warranty against defects in the software. All APR ECU upgrades have a 30-day Money Back Guarantee.
APR ECU Upgrade - 2.0 TSI (EA888 Gen 1) (253/309-91)
Please contact us to schedule your appointment, installation takes about an hour.
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Product Reviews

Jason Mar 5th 2018

The APR stage 1 tune completely transformed my 2008 VW GTI.

Peak numbers are obviously higher, but the real benefit is the huge increase in low to mid range torque which dramatically increases “area under the curve” for easily accessible power.

Todd Mar 2nd 2018

Stage 1

Well worth the money.

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