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    1. From my other thread: For those who have...

      From my other thread:

      For those who have problem with Fuel Smell with R32, it's caused by faulty fuel tank vent system. It causes fuel to be pushed out of the tank via ventilation tube and floods...
    2. Can one maintain OEM ride height with MSS Kit? ...

      Can one maintain OEM ride height with MSS Kit?

      Also, it would help a great deal if you could add spring rates to the table! List OEM vs KIT rates. When it's finalized :thumbup:
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      Fuel Smell solution/problem R32

      For those who have problem with Fuel Smell with R32, it's caused by faulty fuel tank vent system. It causes fuel to be pushed out of the tank via ventilation tube and floods charcoal canister. It can...
    4. I got 2 sets from Ebay.co.uk One was S3/RS3...

      I got 2 sets from Ebay.co.uk One was S3/RS3 inserts and second was A1 inserts only. Both very similar, hard to tell apart.
      See top of the page, my post:...
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      Another day out on the skidpan. Thanks everyone...

      Another day out on the skidpan.
      Thanks everyone for the input on oversteer/ondersteer and driving techniques of MKV platform. I finally getting my head around how to drive this car. Been sideways...
    6. In the same boat. Was thinking: Upper strut...

      In the same boat. Was thinking:

      Upper strut mounts with bearings
      Chocks (with stiffer springs at OEM height would be very nice)
      Tie rods
      Sway bar links
      Ball join
      ARB bushes
      New steering rack...
    7. Not giving any advice, just thinking out loud...

      Not giving any advice, just thinking out loud :wave:
      OEM system run 4Bar. With 1 Bar boost you end up with only 3 Bar reaching injectors. Works OK for me.
      Somewhere below 3 bar is spray pattern...
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      It was a warm day, about 29-30C.

      It was a warm day, about 29-30C.
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      Got a chance to test my custom oil cooler. Blue...

      Got a chance to test my custom oil cooler. Blue is water, Orange is Oil temperatures are in Celsius.
      Below is 10 minutes of abuse on the skidpan. RPM at about 5-7000 in first gear and 3-5 in second....
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      Reasonable $$$ for a build like this. Lots of R&D...

      Reasonable $$$ for a build like this. Lots of R&D would go in to it. Good luck with sale.
      Sad actually, it's a waste this way. Should just drive the hell out of it until it's dead to get the value...
    11. You got PM. Order: 238-220-307 Been a week of...

      You got PM.
      Order: 238-220-307
      Been a week of so. I think expansion tank is the cause of delay.
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      Hey, where is the build specs and images?! Make...

      Hey, where is the build specs and images?!
      Make this thread worth looking at :thumbup:
    13. Guys, do you have non-coilovers kits that would...

      Guys, do you have non-coilovers kits that would be x2 stiffness for the front and OEM height?
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      Am I reading correctly 2 seconds for 0-100km?...

      Am I reading correctly 2 seconds for 0-100km? That's bike fast :thumbup:
      Great to see whole drive-train holding that much TQ. Great build!
    15. Free shipping? I take it if you ship to Australia...

      Free shipping? I take it if you ship to Australia as well :D
      BTW, got order pending with you guys, two O2 sensors (front) and coolant expansion tank. No ETA! Can you update!
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      What's 'rear box'?

      What's 'rear box'?
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      What can be better than 3.2 Turbo? 3.0 Turbo in...

      What can be better than 3.2 Turbo? 3.0 Turbo in OEM form :thumbup:
      Runningin at the moment. Nice & smooth power delivery, early spool like 1500RPM for full 8PSI boost :laugh:
      8 speed transmission,...
    18. Dunno about CTS dyno but it's not too far off...

      Dunno about CTS dyno but it's not too far off from my numbers 1bar, 400WHP.
      Stock mani quality is hit an miss. I run mine with 15 PSI for over 12 months. It was fine, just spitted nipple near...
    19. Thanks for that. Will do some checking. I...

      Thanks for that. Will do some checking.
      I remember you talking about cracking front suspension and that you ended up replacing steering rack. Was it the case? Can you give more info?
      Reason for the...
    20. Always run at -18. When I get vacuum leak, it...

      Always run at -18. When I get vacuum leak, it drops to -15. This time around, it's all sitting tight around -18. So no leak anywhere. Also, on UM code minor leak do not trip this code. I know as I...
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