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This is a discussion on first time subaru owner within the New Member Hangout forums, part of the Community - Meet other Enthusiasts category; An access port plugs into your ECU and changes the mapping to a more aggressive tune. The factory tune is ...

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    An access port plugs into your ECU and changes the mapping to a more aggressive tune. The factory tune is very conservative. This is a relatively safe mod. You WILL notice the difference after.
    Google Cobb Access Port to find out more info.

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    thanks really appreciate it.
    i looked it up and it aint a bad first mod. but will the AP affect the MPG? thats what i worry the most about( i put almost ~50 miles a day)

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    Quote Originally Posted by rudy123 View Post
    thanks really appreciate it.
    i looked it up and it aint a bad first mod. but will the AP affect the MPG? thats what i worry the most about( i put almost ~50 miles a day)
    The Cobb AP has an "economy" map for commuting if you're worried about mpg. You can then change it back to Stage 1 to play.
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    oo **** thats pretty handy. ill try getting it sometime next week.
    as of the exhaust, somebody mentioned some cat back exhaust, which brand would be better as of sound and power gain? i checked online and COBB actually have a catback exhaust, idont know if they are good though. lol

    by the way, can somebody tell me why when i go to change the avatar, it keeps saying error, something about invalid file

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    Look up Cobbtuning.com

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    Quote Originally Posted by lokey View Post
    The Cobb AP has an "economy" map for commuting if you're worried about mpg. You can then change it back to Stage 1 to play.
    for the cobb AP, do i have to get the car tuned for it???

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    Dude, the purpose of the AP is to provide the tune. Please click this - CobbTuning.com - '11 WRX AccessPORT
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