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      06-06-2013, 11:27 PM   #1
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Boost oscillation with COBB

Anyone else experiencing it? I only get it under moderate acceleration. When I'm at WOT or just chugging around town, doesn't seem to happen. I uninstalled the COBB because it wasn't quite as smooth as I'd like. Hoping some map updates are coming soon to clear it all up.
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Aggressive or sport setting? I'm hearing this quite a bit about the Cobb.
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Aggressive or sport setting? I'm hearing this quite a bit about the Cobb.
Both, actually. I had it on aggressive but my logs looked plus there were just weird issues with throttle response and what felt like spikes and dips in the power band so I went to sport. Really couldn't tell the difference in power, but the issues remained so I just uninstalled the thing.

I'll wait till the Beta period is over, and hopefully with FMIC and a downpipe will make for a smoother experience.

Of note, I'm running it on 91 octane since that's all we've got in AZ. That's probably part of the problem.
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Aggressive or sport setting? I'm hearing this quite a bit about the Cobb.
Both, actually. I had it on aggressive but my logs looked plus there were just weird issues with throttle response and what felt like spikes and dips in the power band so I went to sport. Really couldn't tell the difference in power, but the issues remained so I just uninstalled the thing.

I'll wait till the Beta period is over, and hopefully with FMIC and a downpipe will make for a smoother experience.

Of note, I'm running it on 91 octane since that's all we've got in AZ. That's probably part of the problem.
I'm in Arizona aswell and have Cobb, I wouldn't run aggressive here with piss 91 octane, I am running the sport map and it's fine. I hope you are using top tier gas like shell or chevron.
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I experience similar issues in FL even on 93 octane as soon as I added a FMIC and updated to the new tune stage 1 + with FMIC I noticed a vast improvement in the tune and how it behaved.
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I'm in Arizona aswell and have Cobb, I wouldn't run aggressive here with piss 91 octane, I am running the sport map and it's fine. I hope you are using top tier gas like shell or chevron.
Chevron or Quiktrip. Even mixed in some e85 to see if it made a difference; it didn't.

You don't notice any kind of weird power oscillation under about 50% throttle?
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I experience similar issues in FL even on 93 octane as soon as I added a FMIC and updated to the new tune stage 1 + with FMIC I noticed a vast improvement in the tune and how it behaved.
Good to know. I'm still waiting on Stage 2+ to be ready, and will likely get a pro tune for ultimate driveability.
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Anyone else experiencing it? I only get it under moderate acceleration. When I'm at WOT or just chugging around town, doesn't seem to happen. I uninstalled the COBB because it wasn't quite as smooth as I'd like. Hoping some map updates are coming soon to clear it all up.
I'm running Stage 1 Aggressive and experienced this the first 2 days after flashing this map (only w/ moderate acceleration). I went back, flashed the Sport map, ran it for day without issues. Flashed back to Aggressive and for whatever reason the boost oscillations @ mod. acceleration went away.
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I have had the Aggressive+FMIC map installed for 4 months. The tune is smooth as glass no issues. And absolutely minimal turbo lag. I have an ETS FMIC and aftermarket charge pipe. Nothing more. 93 octane of course.
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