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Stage 2 DSG/S-TRONIC DQ500 Tune

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Stage 2 DSG/S-TRONIC DQ500 Tune

R3 599.00

SKU: SW06 Categories: , , , , ,

DQ500 TCU / Transmission / Gearbox Tune

Additional information

Fuel Type

Diesel, Petrol




DCT, Direct Shift, DSG, Dual clutch, S-TRONIC


Stage 2, Stage 3, Stage 4

Vehicle Type

Bakkies, Cars, SUV

VW / AUDI  DSG and S-Tronic gearbox software for the DQ500 transmissions. Its important to line the engine and the gearbox up to ensure torque intervention does not hold you back.

DQ500 TCU / Transmission / Gearbox Tune benefits

  • Optimized launch control
  • Quicker gear changes
  • Increased Clutch clamping pressure
  • Optimized shift tables in M mode
  • Optimized shift tables in S mode
  • Raised torque limiters

Special custom programs can be added for an additional fee. This however has to be used with our ECU Software.

  • Rolling launch / Rolling anti-lag
  • Anti-lag
  • variable launch rpm

The DQ500 (0BT) transmission is designed by Volkswagen AG based on the experiences afforded by the proven DQ200 and DQ250 transmissions. The DQ500 makes dual-clutch technology available for larger vehicles with high output engine configurations up to 600 Nm.


Where the DQ500 started and in what vehicles was it used?

The DQ500 (0BT) DSG made its debut at Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles with the launch of the Transporter (T5) in 2009. Thereafter the DQ500 with identification 0BH is introduced in the 2011 model year Tiguan at Volkswagen Passenger Cars.

In addition the DQ500 (0DL) is used in sport models like the Audi RS3 / TT RS.