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View Poll Results: WHOS TUNE
toms tune 177 62.77%
fswerks 73 25.89%
other: who did it? pros/cons 32 11.35%
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Old 03-31-2010, 09:34 PM   #51
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[B]WOW [B] How can you afford not to go with Tom, It`s the best deal going!
The free updates, come on it`s a no brainer. My car has never run so good..
Thanks Tom. We are in the process of getting the Pro Charger installed now. I cant wait...
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Old 04-01-2010, 09:49 AM   #52
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i went with Tom, you just can't beat free updates and all the help he's giving me.
He has been very good about explaining prp functions to me & why he changed certain tables, i have learned more from him than any book i've gotten so far
very easy to talk to & very helpful...this is my first turbo build ever. & running great.
he is very detail orientated, he likes things just right!
i can't say thanks enough for his patience with all my newb. quetions also! tom's a good person to deal with!!
thanks a bunch for all your help Tom!!!
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Old 04-01-2010, 01:18 PM   #53
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Other: My very own super duper kick ass in your face tune!!!!

-Drivability is exactly how I like it, I have the dashpot and dashpot preposition where I want it (so the revs drop how fast I want, no hanging revs), it goes open loop where I want it to, a lot of little details that many "professional" tooners leave out are taken care of
-MTX swap issues are taken care of properly and in a timely manner (took 2 other tuners WEEKS to get me a file)
-If anything annoys me I can change it right then and there
-I get to learn a lot, some people are just into learning
-Can change my setup any time I want at a moment's notice. Like when I decided to put on my 3" maf. Put it on the next day, had it tuned within 2 hours of installing it. Or when I took off EGR on a whim, 5 minutes later it was turned off.
-It is exciting/rewarding to see and feel the results of the changes you make both in drivability and on the butt dyno
-When I go boosted I don't have to pay Tom again ( its free updates unless you go FI) I just change a few normalizers and go on my merry way
-Additional NFC1 cars are free to tune!

At times it takes a few days (or erm... months if it's real bad...) to get a problem figured out. But with enough logging and experimentation, I have yet to run into a problem I wasnt able to solve. My car has never been down due to my tune.

I have also done a tune with Logan Motorsports (Massive Speed System outsource) back when I was less educated. On the dyno my car was "just a Focus" and they did a few pulls and sent me on my way. No drivability tuning, no middle-range MAF or spark tuning, car ran closed loop well after .8 load, knock sensor turned off without telling me, sometimes ran 13.3-13.5 afr. They also couldnt get my torque converter to lock so I didnt get any dyno numbers. 1 out of 5 stars.
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Old 04-01-2010, 02:21 PM   #54
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i voted toms tune, i met him and real nice guy.
told me not to go sc buuuut i am haha

ive had his tune predator and a 3" catless exhaust (other mods too)
and you hit 3k and the car woke the dead and just made very good low and mid range power.

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i have never had any issues with tom.
i will have tom tune my car anyday
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Old 04-07-2010, 12:22 PM   #55
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iwasthinking a fs tune but im leaning more to Tom, cause free updates. We will see what the future brings with mods
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Old 04-19-2010, 04:51 PM   #56
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just received my first of many custom tunes from tom. i decided to go with his tune cuz of the free updates. cant beat that!
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Old 04-20-2010, 12:35 PM   #57
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Just send my money to Tom, waiting for my first tune
17" Team Dynamics Monza,H&R Coil Overs, FS-Stealth Exhaust, FS CAI, tuned by TOM, GlowShift gauges, CFM 67mm TB, VF polyurethane engine mounts, FS lower & upper stress bars

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Old 04-22-2010, 02:47 PM   #58
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Great customer service
Reputable company
Reliablitly and drivablity
Knowledgable, not only in Foci, but VWs as well


I don't know if some of you guys know but FSWerks aka Eurosport, have been featured in countless VW magazines. They have won Ford design awards and countless other awards.

Why would you not go with FSW?!

My vote went to them!
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Old 04-22-2010, 02:48 PM   #59
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Double post.

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Old 04-22-2010, 04:47 PM   #60
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wont allow me to vote..
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