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    Thread: ACHTUN!NG | Shop Life

    1. 07-09-2008 03:12 PM #1
      Welcome to the Achtuning "Shop Life" thread! This thread is intended to show off some of our daily routine as well as document the many specials and new products available at Achtuning! For those that do not know us, welcome and I hope we have a chance to meet you in person someday. Achtuning is owned by Hartmann Wheels and we specialize in VW and Audi performance upgrades, supplying nationwide distributors and retail customers like you with quality parts by APR, AWE Tuning, H&R, StopTech, and of course Hartmann Wheels. We are located in Redmond, Washington just south of the Willows Golf Course and very close to the Microsoft Campus. If you plan to stop by for a visit, we are open between 9am and 6pm Monday through Friday.



      Have a question you want to post and have us to answer here on the forum? Any future plans or modifications you plan to have Achtuning perform on your car and want to share? Post up!! Get to know us here and we welcome everyone's participation!

      (To see our most recent content, skip all the way to the end!)
      Last edited by Dion@ACHTUN!NG; 02-06-2014 at 01:49 PM.
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    2. 07-09-2008 03:14 PM #2
      Wednesday July 9th, 2008

      Benchmark Motoring's recent 987 Cayman project... We provided them some H&R Sport Springs to lower the car and APR chip-tuning to bump up the power.




      Modified by Dion@ACHTUN!NG at 10:15 AM 9-9-2008

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    3. 07-09-2008 03:15 PM #3
      Hah! Shoulda stuck around for 10 more minutes, eh?

    4. 07-09-2008 03:17 PM #4
      Mmm hmm!!

      315hp/282lb-ft on 91-octane according to APR.

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    5. 07-09-2008 03:18 PM #5
      Quote, originally posted by Dion@ACHTUN!NG »
      Mmm hmm!!

      315hp/282lb-ft on 91-octane according to APR.

      Niiice. It sure did look nice in person.


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      07-09-2008 03:20 PM #6
      That Porsche is
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    7. 07-09-2008 03:20 PM #7
      Quote, originally posted by Dion@ACHTUN!NG »

      Benchmark Motoring's recent 987 Cayman project

      i wish i had the income for a project car like that


    8. 07-09-2008 03:22 PM #8
      i think you should post pictures of the staff and have them write a little "personal" ad about themselves.
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    9. 07-09-2008 03:22 PM #9
      you guys need a sofa (futon works also) and vending machine.
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      07-09-2008 03:28 PM #10
      Quote, originally posted by white_r!ce »
      you guys need a sofa (futon works also) and vending machine.

      x2

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    11. 07-09-2008 03:28 PM #11
      Quote, originally posted by SKIDMRK »
      i think you should post pictures of the staff and have them write a little "personal" ad about themselves.

      I'm sure you'd love that marky-poo.

      Quote, originally posted by white_r!ce »
      you guys need a sofa (futon works also) and vending machine.

      Maybe at the new location.

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    12. 07-09-2008 03:34 PM #12
      Do you guys have a show room or anything to come to the shop and check out some product, etc? I've been wanting to check out your guy's shop and Speedware in 1 trip. Plus I can go play Disc golf over off Avondale while I'm down there, haha

    13. 07-09-2008 03:42 PM #13
      We do actually. Small at the current location but you'll at least be able to see the products we sell since we stock almost everything.
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    14. 07-09-2008 03:44 PM #14
      {Maybe at the new location.}

      Did we miss something here (new store?) or does that mean never about the couch?


    15. 07-09-2008 03:50 PM #15
      Quote, originally posted by 98OG-Glx »
      {Maybe at the new location.}

      Did we miss something here (new store?) or does that mean never about the couch?

      There are plans for Achtuning to move to a larger, more retail friendly location. As some of you know, the Hartmann Wheel office (Achtuning's new home) is a bit "hidden" as Hartmann Wheels was primarily wholesale. With the acquisition of Achtuning and our need for more storage with the number of wheels and products we stock, we felt we were due for a larger facility.

      We've "talked" about it for a while like a lot of the things we "want" to do but of course priorities tend to get in the way. When plans are finalized, you can be sure we'll keep you posted. Plans are to stay here in Redmond.

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      07-09-2008 04:03 PM #16
      Quote, originally posted by Dion@ACHTUN!NG »
      Wednesday July 9th, 2008

      i need to turbo my .:R, can Achtuning help?

      also i would like to make sweet love to my wife and then take a nap in the rear lip of that car

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      07-09-2008 04:04 PM #17
      I have a 2 car garage you guys can use, rent is affordable. lemme know.
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      07-09-2008 04:05 PM #18
      larger retail location + couch + vending machine + LCD TV to watch with xbox while car gets worked on = GREAT SUCCESS!

      you guys should hire more techs too, so you can do more work.


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      07-09-2008 04:08 PM #19
      Quote, originally posted by BabyFoodYellowGTI »
      larger retail location + couch + vending machine + LCD TV to watch with xbox while car gets worked on = GREAT SUCCESS!

      you guys should hire more techs too, so you can do more work.

      sounds like you have your silent investor with his check book ready Dion

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    20. 07-09-2008 04:20 PM #20
      Haha!!

      Well we've already got the big-screen.

      Quote, originally posted by DubberFromAnotherMother »
      lemme know.

      Not big enough.

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      07-09-2008 04:22 PM #21
      Um. Yeah. I still need to get the k04 kit for the A6. Still waiting for the rado to be done. Soon though.

    22. 07-09-2008 04:35 PM #22
      Turbo prices are only going up, mang...

      Can't wait to see the finished Corrado though!

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      07-09-2008 04:38 PM #23
      Quote, originally posted by Dion@ACHTUN!NG »
      ...Plans are to stay here in Redmond.

      You guys should move up north, Everett sounds like a good location


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      07-09-2008 04:59 PM #24
      Quote, originally posted by Dion@ACHTUN!NG »
      Turbo prices are only going up, mang...

      Can't wait to see the finished Corrado though!

      Yep. I know it.


    25. 07-09-2008 06:13 PM #25
      I want to see Dion posing on all the cars they work on
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    26. 07-09-2008 06:19 PM #26
      testing for spark on nipples!
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      07-09-2008 06:24 PM #27
      When are you going to have a location down here?

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      07-09-2008 06:27 PM #28
      Quote, originally posted by volkswagen12 »
      I want to see Dion posing on all the cars they work on



      Modified by NDubber at 3:28 PM 7-9-2008

    29. 07-09-2008 07:03 PM #29
      Quote, originally posted by brelvis25 »
      When are you going to have a location down here?

      There are plenty of reputable shops in your area already.

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    30. 07-09-2008 07:56 PM #30
      We are pleased to announce our recent sponsorship of the Audi Club NorthWest (ACNW) by assisting in providing loaner helmets for the ACNW’s various driving events throughout the year. The helmets were christened at the recent Matt Ammon Memorial Driving School held at Bremerton Motorsports Park. One of our guys here attended the school and, honestly can’t stop talking about it. These helmets will make their next appearance at WaterWerks in August as the ACNW is managing this year’s autocross event. If you are not a member, definitely check it out.




      Modified by Dion@ACHTUN!NG at 10:17 AM 9-9-2008

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      07-09-2008 08:36 PM #32
      i want to be like spencer and wear one of those helmets in my normal daily driving

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      07-09-2008 09:10 PM #35
      Quote, originally posted by Dion@ACHTUN!NG »
      Every now and then I'll just post up random pics or posts about what we've done... Just to give everyone an idea of what it is we do around here. (Not much! )

      So where's all the pictures of you sitting on your ass playing on vortex dion?

      Quote, originally posted by Dion@ACHTUN!NG »
      Maybe at the new location.

      You know that new shop = bbq right

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