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      I am running HPA's rear BBK that uses Baer...

      I am running HPA's rear BBK that uses Baer 4-piston calipers, 2-piece 335mm rotors and a brake shoe based integrated parking brake - a lot like what BMW does from the factory.
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      Why would you want to increase the front brake...

      Why would you want to increase the front brake bias for a car whose brakes actually need a bit more rear bias? Most of us who track our RS have gone with more rear bias by using larger rear rotors,...
    3. Sounds great! And a nice solution. I went with a...

      Sounds great! And a nice solution. I went with a Milltek non-resonated cat back and the car sounds great - very MK4 R32 esque.
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      I am assuming the tires rub on the outside and...

      I am assuming the tires rub on the outside and you have appropriate alignment settings in the back (stock spec).

      Is it a ride height issue? What is the difference between the KW and the MSS setup...
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      Welcome! I don't visit the VWVortex as much as I...

      Welcome! I don't visit the VWVortex as much as I used to back in the day but do pop in every week or every other week. There are also all these advertiser threads that dominate the 1st page that it's...
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      What is the width and offset of your 19" rims?

      What is the width and offset of your 19" rims?
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      These are guys running 9.5" rims with 52 or 53...

      These are guys running 9.5" rims with 52 or 53 offset. I am running the same bolts I use on my 9" rims without spacers.
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      2013 TT RS: 58K miles, 25+ track days later I've...

      2013 TT RS: 58K miles, 25+ track days later I've replaced the EVAP Purge Valves (N80) assembly as far as unplanned repairs are concerned, driver side rear MagneRide shock appears to be weeping
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      The front track on the stock setup is 9mm wider...

      The front track on the stock setup is 9mm wider than the rear. If you keep the tire width the same front to rear and the circumference is close to stock tires, I doubt that a slight change in...
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      I have a TT RS and my wife a 2008 3.2 6MT Coupe....

      I have a TT RS and my wife a 2008 3.2 6MT Coupe. I also used to own a MK1 TT (2002 225 Coupe). The MK2 TT feels stiffer than the MK1 and I believe it's torsional rigidity is ~50% higher compared to...
    11. Disconnected the electrical connectors under the...

      Disconnected the electrical connectors under the rear seat. That worked.
    12. What fuses to pull in order to disable fuel pump & injectors?

      I am helping a buddy do a compression test on his MK5 R32 in a couple of hours and I cannot seem to find info on how to disable the fuel pump and injectors before the test. Anyone here knows? Thanks.
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      8JVR6, did you get the oil cooler installed and...

      8JVR6, did you get the oil cooler installed and tested on track?
    14. Thread: Rear LSD Golf VI R

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      Sent payment for front and rear diffs and updated...

      Sent payment for front and rear diffs and updated the TT RS thread as well. Looking forward to this!!
    15. Sent payment for front & rear. korben007: The...

      Sent payment for front & rear.

      korben007: The front LSD improves grip side to side on the front "axle". From a pure physics perspective, I don't see how it would change anything for the power...
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      Thanks for the great info around fitment,...

      Thanks for the great info around fitment, hightechrdn. I am running 18x9.5et52 with 3mm spacer up front and 275/35 tires. I had no rubbing issues with MPSS. But, with Bridgestone Potenza RE-71R the...
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      Congrats! The 3.2 6MT Coupe is super rare in NA...

      Congrats! The 3.2 6MT Coupe is super rare in NA in and of itself - nice find! Milltek non-resonated cat-back is the ticket to aural nirvana in this car. Have this setup on my wife's 3.2 6MT coupe and...
    18. Thread: Rear LSD Golf VI R

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      Please add me to the list Issam (2013 Audi TT...

      Please add me to the list Issam (2013 Audi TT RS). I will prefer to get the diff, do the swap and then mail the core back. What timeframes are we looking at here? Thanks.
    19. [I am not stage 3] I have the VW Racingline...

      [I am not stage 3] I have the VW Racingline torque arm aka dogbone mount and Tyrolsport subframe collars. I left the engine and trans mounts stock. The shift feel and precision is significantly...
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      I am running UM for a couple of weeks now and did...

      I am running UM for a couple of weeks now and did my first track day on it yesterday. I really like the settings (timing, boost, no lift shift timing, launch boost) so I can really set it up to my...
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