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    Thread: What did u do to your Mark3 yesterday?

    1. Member killercoconuts's Avatar
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      05-22-2012 11:46 PM #21491
      Found out my friend that i sold it to wrecked it.



      I like ride height alteration in either direction.

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      05-22-2012 11:52 PM #21492
      Haven't touched it in a while cause I don't have a street and can't get out of my driveway, holla
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      05-23-2012 12:06 AM #21493
      ^ Wow. That's pretty rough. BOTH ends..
      We need a series like this state-side. I'm in if there is one, or will be one. VW Cup 2014/5, anyone?

      Odometer: 157884mi | 249 full tanks | 78,161.3mi | 2,724.709gal | 28.68611mpg | US$0.10297/mi

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      05-23-2012 02:27 AM #21494
      Installed a new pair of hella headlights dual chamber in new condition.

    5. 05-23-2012 08:25 AM #21495
      insured it, loving mk3 life

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      05-23-2012 10:21 AM #21496
      Lifted it up, to remove the fender liners. found half a tree in the jams behind the wheel wells.
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      05-23-2012 12:37 PM #21497
      Patched the floor with lots of HD adhesive and screws. I just need it to last a couple of years until I scrap it.

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      05-23-2012 12:38 PM #21498
      Quote Originally Posted by BMW4L1F3 View Post
      Lifted it up, to remove the fender liners. found half a tree in the jams behind the wheel wells.
      That's always fun. Right after I bought mine, I noticed there were fire ants everywhere. You know.. those ones that make a mound in your yard... Took me like a week to figure out they nested in the composted leaves behind the fender liners. PO must have used a can of RAID in the vents per day, because it took two years to get rid of the RAID smell anytime you used any heat at all.

      Now I pull my liners every few months just to make sure they're not clogged.
      We need a series like this state-side. I'm in if there is one, or will be one. VW Cup 2014/5, anyone?

      Odometer: 157884mi | 249 full tanks | 78,161.3mi | 2,724.709gal | 28.68611mpg | US$0.10297/mi

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      05-23-2012 02:17 PM #21499
      Quote Originally Posted by Sky-Fi View Post
      That's always fun. Right after I bought mine, I noticed there were fire ants everywhere. You know.. those ones that make a mound in your yard... Took me like a week to figure out they nested in the composted leaves behind the fender liners. PO must have used a can of RAID in the vents per day, because it took two years to get rid of the RAID smell anytime you used any heat at all.

      Now I pull my liners every few months just to make sure they're not clogged.
      Smart man
      Yes, please go on about how your 5L american crapbox is better on gas than my 1.8L Sports Coupe

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      05-23-2012 02:22 PM #21500
      i sprayed my rims and calipers, a fresh touch for now
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      05-23-2012 09:03 PM #21501
      Maybe you guys are tired of hearing it but I picked up my ABT's. God they are mint kids!!! Not a scratch on em!! Im in love!!! Just need a mid hatch wing, duals, and a Reiger lip and I will be happy. Now it's time to hunt down some rubber for both sets of rimz!!!

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      She keeps tellin me you should sell that POS everyday. And then I consider the alternative. A quiet, boring, lil eco box. And then when im on the on ramp to the highway I punch it and wind out 3rd gear and hear that intake and the exhaust together in perfect harmony as it rips a humongous hole in the ozone layer and causes the spontaneous explosions of tree huggers faces . I my VR6!!!

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      05-23-2012 11:14 PM #21502
      Waited patiently for the parts to come in the mail.... Why havent we invented teleportation machines yet?!

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      05-24-2012 12:12 AM #21503
      Ordered a Euro VR lip, shipped today

      Jacked it up (5th day in a row) this time to clean the snot out of the wheels, and while it was up, I dropped the back all the way down, and the front another 3/4 of an inch. waiting to locate a fender roller so i can put some spacers up front and drop that down more.
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      05-24-2012 11:01 AM #21504
      mounted smoked turnlights and reflectors


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      05-24-2012 11:01 AM #21505
      Installed a new grille, and smoked dummies.

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      05-24-2012 11:03 AM #21506
      Quote Originally Posted by Knovle View Post
      mounted smoked turnlights and reflectors

      Your car and my car have the same wheels

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      05-24-2012 11:06 AM #21507
      Quote Originally Posted by Willybudista View Post
      Your car and my car have the same wheels
      show me

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      05-24-2012 11:09 AM #21508
      Quote Originally Posted by Knovle View Post
      show me
      see also pics or gtfo.
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      05-24-2012 01:23 PM #21509
      cleaned it some

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      05-24-2012 01:28 PM #21510
      Quote Originally Posted by EGGSnBLAKEN View Post
      I kicked it a few times and contemplated just busting out a window...
      Walked out to my car in front of the house this morning to see this beautiful work:
      Some (probably drunk) a$$hole swerved to the left side of the street late last night and proceeded to sideswipe the whole thing without anyone noticing/hearing anything
      IMG_20120520_2015081
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      Got my $2,200 insurance estimate for this mess
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      05-24-2012 02:33 PM #21511


      put a jetta front end on the cabby, finally!

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      05-24-2012 04:10 PM #21512
      Quote Originally Posted by Knovle View Post
      show me

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      05-24-2012 04:42 PM #21513
      lowered it...


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      05-24-2012 04:44 PM #21514
      After a few days of errands and driving around with my re-seated PCV tube, it appears to not be leaking oil at all, and low RPM load (under 2k) seems to be much smoother, and I have that nice sound above 5k again.

      Slightly unrelated question though.. I used to be able to bark 2nd but now there's just the heavy jolt without a bark. Could that be because the front motor mount has some play in it?
      We need a series like this state-side. I'm in if there is one, or will be one. VW Cup 2014/5, anyone?

      Odometer: 157884mi | 249 full tanks | 78,161.3mi | 2,724.709gal | 28.68611mpg | US$0.10297/mi

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      05-24-2012 11:09 PM #21515
      The Trek officially hit a quarter of a million miles. Original motor.

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      05-24-2012 11:17 PM #21516
      Quote Originally Posted by nemo1ner View Post
      The Trek officially hit a quarter of a million miles. Original motor.

      That is AWSM

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      05-24-2012 11:37 PM #21517
      It was quite exciting.
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      05-24-2012 11:41 PM #21518
      smoked fogs,reflectors & blinkers arrived.
      foglight holding screws turned in place and I couldn't get them off so I just installed the blinkers and reflectors...
      going to try cut off the heads this weekend and install the fogs and use new screws...







      better pics of the reflectors/blinkers...



      Last edited by guidoyanovich; 05-25-2012 at 10:48 PM.

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      05-24-2012 11:50 PM #21519
      Tinted it (never had tint before), then washed it. Wishing the outer body was in better condition (paint wise, hood/roof/trunk lid are all faded bad). I just cant see myself spending the money to get it repainted.

      Past month- coilovers and tint. She's on her was.




    30. 05-25-2012 12:10 AM #21520
      Rewrapped my headliner. Thin black denim. Came out pretty nice.

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      05-25-2012 08:32 AM #21521
      Watched a movie called "Perfect Sense" just because Eva Green was in it.

      Boobs, and a really clean euro 4 door GTI throughout.


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      05-25-2012 10:32 AM #21523
      I washed SoWo off of her....
      I'm still waiting to do that. It has been raining since we got back. Looks like the weekend isn't looking promising either.
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      05-25-2012 04:39 PM #21524
      Installed new door handle, while I prep and clean the old one, also installed heated seat switch from a passat, and gauge pod, need to buy the gauge now lol



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    34. 05-25-2012 07:17 PM #21525
      Quote Originally Posted by Greensteeldragon View Post
      gauge pod, need to buy the gauge now lol
      Just a heads up that you need to cut/dremel everything out around that hole in the gauge panel for a gauge to fit. Trace with black sharpie and then remove panel and cut.

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