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Connecticut’s Malone Tuning Distributor

Connecticut’s Malone Tuning Distributor

In late 2016, Excelerate Performance became Connecticut’s distributor for Malone Tuning Ltd. Malone tuning specializes custom performance calibrations for modern VW, Audi, BMW, Mercedes Diesel and Gas power vehicles and much more. Malone tuning is most notable... read more
Winter Prep Series

Winter Prep Series

Winter Prep Series In this post we will cover the 3 basic elements vital to properly preparing your vehicle for the cold winter months. Winter Tires • Coolant and Cooling System • Battery and Charging System ; Winter Tires First and foremost we will discuss... read more
Black Friday Sale

Black Friday Sale

BLACK FRIDAY DEALS Hundreds of products on sale from many of the industry's top brands. Select the Country of origin your car was built to start shopping. These deals are valid on the Webstore until Midnight Monday, November 28th. If you don't see something on sale,... read more
VW/Audi MQB – Top Modifications

VW/Audi MQB – Top Modifications

Top Modification's for your MQB VW/Audi So lets just say you bought a 2015+ VW/Audi with an MQB 2.0T TSI Gen 3 engine, whether it be in the form of an A3, S3, Golf, GTI, or Golf R and you probably never had this much fun out the box until now. The Volkswagen Audi... read more
2.0T TSI Timing Chain Tensioner Repair Solution

2.0T TSI Timing Chain Tensioner Repair Solution

VW/AUDI 2.0T TSI TIMING CHAIN TENSIONER Are you a VW/Audi 2.0T TSI owner? Does your vehicle suffer from engine stalling, engine rattle upon cold or warm start, or possibly the feared Check Engine Light for misfires, camshaft or knock sensor codes? It may be that your... read more
Fall Service Specials

Fall Service Specials

What is a Timing Belt and why is it important? What is a timing belt? The timing belt is crucial to proper engine operation; the timing belt maintains synchronization and control of the timing components. Components such as the crank(s), camshaft(s) and operation of... read more
2.0T TSI Rear Main Seal Solution

2.0T TSI Rear Main Seal Solution

2.0T TSI Rear Main Seal Solution OEM iABED Servicing Do you own a 2.0T TSI powered VW or Audi? Have you had pesky oil leaks for what seems to be an eternity?  Than we have some seriously good news for you. With this good news comes great information, this... read more
Importance of Brake Maintenance

Importance of Brake Maintenance

Why are Braking Components Important? When you think about it, the list of services your vehicle needs can become quite expensive, or can it?  I will tell you one thing the problems that stem from neglect are worse than if you act on them as preventative maintenance.... read more
What Is An Alignment?

What Is An Alignment?

WHAT IS AN ALIGNMENT? Why Is One Necessary? ; An Alignment is a service that makes sure that your vehicle and its wheels/tires are properly in line with each other.  Overall road use can take its toll on suspension components; hitting pot holes, speed bumps to... read more
BMW S54 Valve Adjustment …

BMW S54 Valve Adjustment …

S54 BMW Valve Adjustment Common Core – Maintenance and Engine Longevity  The S54 has been known to be very reliable sub breed of BMW’s lower output M54 engine but requires maintenance to last like any other engine however, more frequent maintenance is... read more