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Rest in Pieces 3rd gear

MeltedSolid

Drag Race Newbie
Location
SF Bay Area/New Mexico
Ride
2015 Golf, e36 328i
Well, good news and bad news. I did some absolute map tuning, and it definitely solved the issue, 2nd gear burnouts are back! However, I noticed in my log that for the portion it didn't know it was in gear it was running pretty lean, so I did a 2nd gear log, and sure enough I'm seeing afr's up to 16... That's pretty scary... So for now I put it on map 4 and will be limping it around when the computer doesn't say what gear it's in. Highest priority now is getting the gears figured out in OBD Eleven.

3rd gear log: https://datazap.me/u/meltedsolid/log-1554856192?log=0&data=1-2-3-4-11-18-19-21

LEAN 2nd gear log with a bit of 1st: https://datazap.me/u/meltedsolid/log-1554856192?log=1&data=1-2-3-4-11-18-19-21
 

MeltedSolid

Drag Race Newbie
Location
SF Bay Area/New Mexico
Ride
2015 Golf, e36 328i
So another update, I was able to fiddle enough to get the gear ratios section of the engine module long coding to change again, but I was only able to change between 0 1 0 (I assume 5 speed), 1 1 0 (listed as 6 speed), and 0 0 1 (listed as 7 speed), and none of them changed anything with what gear the engine thought I was in.

I am definitely curious to see what the default values for a 6 speed sportwagen or diesel (if there still are any) are. Is there anyone with a 6 speed golf who has obdeleven/vcds that can post their default values for the engine module long coding?
 

ZuMBLe

Drag Racing Champion
Location
NY
Ride
Alltrack 6MT
So another update, I was able to fiddle enough to get the gear ratios section of the engine module long coding to change again, but I was only able to change between 0 1 0 (I assume 5 speed), 1 1 0 (listed as 6 speed), and 0 0 1 (listed as 7 speed), and none of them changed anything with what gear the engine thought I was in.

I am definitely curious to see what the default values for a 6 speed sportwagen or diesel (if there still are any) are. Is there anyone with a 6 speed golf who has obdeleven/vcds that can post their default values for the engine module long coding?
Just tell me where to look.
 

ZuMBLe

Drag Racing Champion
Location
NY
Ride
Alltrack 6MT
Sorry dude. Game of Thrones night, then rain has prevented me from getting to my car to pull this for you. I should have some time after dinner tonight. If you can throw up a screenshot of the info you need from your car so I can be sure to get the right one for you from my car.
 

MeltedSolid

Drag Race Newbie
Location
SF Bay Area/New Mexico
Ride
2015 Golf, e36 328i
Aha! Thanks to ZuMBLe's info I have made some progress! It turns out the car's opinion of what gear it's in has nothing to do with how many gears it thinks it has, but rather the body style the car thinks it is.

I tried ZuMBLe's body style (alltrack) and was able to get a slightly different response to the gearing, though it turned out to be worse, then I tried one more thing and was able to get the car to think it's in gear always when flat out. Though if you let off the throttle it will get confued in 2nd and 3rd. It now thinks:

1 = 1
2 = 2, sometimes
3 = 2, sometimes
4 = 3
5 = 4
6 = 5

And I actually got the upshift from 5 > 6 indicator for the first time! :D. Now I'm curious to see what a 2015-2016 R's long coding looks like, that might be the best chance to match the gear ratios.
 

ZuMBLe

Drag Racing Champion
Location
NY
Ride
Alltrack 6MT
This is over my head.

Not sure this helps. If I start a JB4 log when I'm in neutral or have the the clutch down it says gear 9. I'm really not sure which scenario. Just throwing it out there to see if it makes something click.
 

Ironshade

Ready to race!
Location
Atlanta Ga
Sorry for late respond i’ve been MIA for a bit. But that is fantastic news! I’m assuming that with mk7 6mt that it will be sport on then!? If my assumptions are correct, this weekend i’ll go to junkyard and pick one up
 

MeltedSolid

Drag Race Newbie
Location
SF Bay Area/New Mexico
Ride
2015 Golf, e36 328i
I'm still waiting on anyone with an R to do the same thing ZuMBLe did, then I'll get back to you on whether it's 100%. I'm also reaching out to tuning companies, and so far only Unitronic has gotten back to me thinking they would be able to help me with this. Though if the golf R ratios work I don't think I'll need that. I believe at the moment the car thinks it has mk7 GTI ratios, so I am pretty sure if you get a mk7 GTI MQ350 everything is 100%. I'll post my long coding with these ratios if you're curious.
 
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MeltedSolid

Drag Race Newbie
Location
SF Bay Area/New Mexico
Ride
2015 Golf, e36 328i
Whelp, I was wrong. The thing that changed the gear ratios was the awd vs fwd setting (maybe combined with the 6 speed option), not the body style. The good news is I am now 100% certain about that because I tested it, but it seems like I only have the choice between 2 sets of gear ratios. Ironshade, if you do pick up an MQ350, I recommend a mk7 GTI's as it should have the right gear ratios to work with this.
 
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MeltedSolid

Drag Race Newbie
Location
SF Bay Area/New Mexico
Ride
2015 Golf, e36 328i
Yea, it's a lot louder than it was with the 5 speed, especially with the A/C on. I don't really mind though. I have a friend with a mk6 golf R and a single mass flywheel that sounds the same, so I knew what I was getting myself into.
 

Ironshade

Ready to race!
Location
Atlanta Ga
Yea, it's a lot louder than it was with the 5 speed, especially with the A/C on. I don't really mind though. I have a friend with a mk6 golf R and a single mass flywheel that sounds the same, so I knew what I was getting myself into.
Did you run stock clutch on 5mt? Asking because mk7 ecs clutch is 584$ shipped currently and im trigger happy
 

Ironshade

Ready to race!
Location
Atlanta Ga
Ooh, that's a fantastic price. I had the SouthBend Stage 2 endurance clutch on the 5mt. Still have it actually, I need to find someone who wants it...
Any lean issues or booking great? Just really wann do mk6 swap instead mk7 due to cost


Edit. Mk7 6speed clutch kit just ordered




Yep
 
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