This article show a guide on how to use OBDeleven to turn off sound actor for VW MK7 and Golf.If you are not familiar with what sound actor,here i make a short instruction on it:a sound actor is essentially a noise maker to imitate engine sounds on the MK7,this would be on a GTI or an R’s.It is a popular thing to actually turn it off,so we are gonna go quickly over that after we just have a brief description.
It is something that intended to run the boost into the engine compartment so or into the cabin to have more engine noise or feel inside the capacitor department compartment,so this particular thing is not new specifically.Just how they executed is actually new to these models.
What You Need?
Here i take MK7 as example to show you how to use OBDeleven to disable the sound actor.
Plug OBDeleven adapter to MK7 OBD port
Then run the OBDeleven software on your device (Android system),select “My car ” after build connection
Tap “Apps” section
Then scroll down the options on the Apps section to select “SOUND ACTOR”
It will cost you 10 credits to perform this feature,now you can open the value drop-down menu to select it to the specific value
After set the value percent,you can go to control unit to test the sound actor.
Tap this”not active” section to active
Now you can sound the fun noise
You also can go to adaptation section to select the volume of volume of structure-borne actuator
You can just put in a value,obviously you can always test whatever you have a preference for.