AWE Front Mounted Intercooler for 8R Q5 2.0T

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Regular price $999.00

During development of our 2.0T Q5 Exhaust systems and G.I.A.C. software, we recorded high intake air temperatures. The stock front mount intercooler...

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During development of our 2.0T Q5 Exhaust systems and G.I.A.C. software, we recorded high intake air temperatures. The stock front mount intercooler isn't able to effectively cool the intake charge at that performance level, allowing temperatures to rise and hurt performance as rpms increase. With this in mind, we set out to develop our Q5 Front Mount Intercooler in order to bring intake temperatures back under control.

Highlights of our Q5 FMIC:

  • All aluminum construction for maximum heat transfer
  • Efficient bar/plate core construction
  • Cast aluminum end tanks with inlet baffle
  • 2.5 inch diameter mandrel bent aluminum tubing
  • Pressure checked assembly before leaving our factory
  • No effect on OE radiator or A/C systems
  • Fits securely behind stock crash bar

We employed sophisticated Computer Aided Design (CAD) modeling software to design an intercooler that uses an end tank / core package significanty larger than stock while striving to re-use the robust factory hoses and clamps to keep costs down. This end tank design is a proven winner and is in use on multiple platforms. We went through no less then 14 revisions when initially developing it.

While we knew this engine ran very hot, and could really benefit from improved intercooling, the test results shocked even us. Our FMIC was able to reduce Intake Air Temperatures (IATs) by a maximum of 31 degrees F over stock, a difference of nearly 25%! The massive drop in IATs will yield even better performance in warmer climates and higher power applications.

Whether you are simply running enhanced software, or are planning on a larger turbo upgrade for your car, our intercooler solves all heat related issues that come with more turbo boost. Keeping your intake air temperatures low results in more power, better engine output stability when outside temps climb, and the safety margin needed when pushing the limit.

Currently not available for vehicles equipped with Audi Drive Select. If your car has this option, please contact us and we will let you know when our Q5 FMIC is available.

Please note, the AWE Tuning Performance Front Mounted Intercooler is for racing use only.

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Return Periods:
-NEW PRODUCTS* - STORE CREDIT: 14 days from date of purchase
-SPECIAL ORDER ITEMS - REFUND / STORE CREDIT: 14 days from date of purchase (for factory defects / order errors by Performance Speedshop LLC ONLY)
-USED PRODUCTS† - STORE CREDIT: 14 days from date of purchase (for factory defects / order errors by Performance Speedshop LLC ONLY)

* new products must be in original, in new condition and must not have been installed previously † products that have been installed are classified as used

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-NEW PRODUCTS* - CORRECT ITEM & FUNCTIONAL: 20% restocking fee + return shipping
-NEW PRODUCTS - CORRECT ITEM & DEFECTIVE: no fees + paid return shipping
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* new products must be in original, in new condition and must not have been installed previously † products that have been installed are classified as used

Damaged Items and Lost Packages:
Please contact Performance Speedshop LLC within 2 days of receiving a physically damaged item.
Standard return & exchange procedures will be applied including paid return shipping, as well as a full refund (replacement and store credit are also available).
Items reported as damaged past the 2 days period will not be accepted.
Customers are responsible for their package once an item has been delivered.
Please ensure that the package is in a secured environment upon delivery.
You can also request signature delivery by contacting us.

*If you believe that your package has been lost, please check your tracking number as well as your local courier service. If you are still unable to locate your item, please contact us for further assistance.

*Shipping and handling fees are subject to change for special orders.

INTERNATIONAL ORDERS RETURN & EXCHANGE POLICY:

Return Periods:
-NEW PRODUCTS* - REFUND / STORE CREDIT: 14 days from date of purchase
-SPECIAL ORDER ITEMS - REFUND / STORE CREDIT: 14 days from date of purchase (for factory defects / order errors by Performance Speedshop LLC ONLY)
-USED PRODUCTS† - REFUND / STORE CREDIT: 14 days from date of purchase (for factory defects / order errors by Performance Speedshop LLC ONLY)

* new products must be in original, in new condition and must not have been installed previously † products that have been installed are classified as used

Return Fees and Shipping:
-NEW PRODUCTS* - CORRECT ITEM & FUNCTIONAL: 20% restocking fee + return shipping
-NEW PRODUCTS - CORRECT ITEM & DEFECTIVE: no fees + paid return shipping
-NEW PRODUCTS - INCORRECT ITEM (CUSTOMER ERROR): 20% restocking fee + return shipping
-NEW PRODUCTS - INCORRECT ITEM (Performance Speedshop LLC / VENDOR ERROR): no fees + paid return shipping
-SPECIAL ORDER ITEMS - DEFECTIVE / INCORRECT ITEM (Performance Speedshop LLC/ VENDOR ERROR): no fees + paid return shipping
-USED PRODUCTS† - DEFECTIVE / INCORRECT ITEM (Performance Speedshop LLC/ VENDOR ERROR): no fees + paid return shipping

* new products must be in original, in new condition and must not have been installed previously † products that have been installed are classified as used

Damaged Items and Lost Packages:
Please contact Performance Speedshop LLC within 3 days of receiving a physically damaged item.
Standard return & exchange procedures will be applied including paid return shipping, as well as a full refund (replacement and store credit are also available).
Items reported as damaged past the 3 day period will not be accepted.
International orders may experience unforeseen extended delivery timeframes due to elevated customs and logistics workloads.
International customers are also responsible for all local customs and port fees.
Customers are responsible for their package once an item has been delivered.
Please ensure that the package is in a secured environment upon delivery.
You can also request signature delivery by contacting us*.
If you believe that your package has been lost, please check your tracking number as well as your local courier service.
If you are still unable to locate your item, please contact us for further assistance.

*Shipping and handling fees are subject to change for special orders.
*5% transaction fees cannot be refunded.

CANCELLATION POLICY:
-IN STOCK ITEMS - 20% restocking fees applicable. 5% transaction fees cannot be refunded.
-MADE TO ORDER ITEMS (Manufacturing started) - 20% restocking fees applicable. 5% transaction fees cannot be refunded.
-MADE TO ORDER ITEMS (Manufacturing not yet started) - 5% transaction fees cannot be refunded.

*Shipping cost will be refunded less 5% transaction fees.

AWE Front Mounted Intercooler for 8R Q5 2.0T

Regular price $999.00