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    Thread: My Thread Thing

    1. Member Mk4WiLk01's Avatar
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      03-25-2011 06:10 PM #1
      UPDATE: how it sits now:

      Side Shot by Mk4Wilk, on Flickr
      New wheels and ish on page 5

      Can't call it a build, cus theres no serious work going on. Figured i'd be like everyone else and make a thread of my car and whats been done. I take pictures of EVERYTHING i do to the car so bare with me....

      Day 1...summer 09, deal was i pay it off, then i can start working on it.


      a week later went at this bish

      then...before:


      after:

      They needed a good cleaning


      Smoked the sides


      brushed emblems

      Then came a mistake...




      half joey mod


      painted wheels, textured rubs


      Forge inlet, 007 dv, and CAI---excuse the dirty bay


      VDO boost guage


      Then came snow


      Then came ice...and mk3 tires on a mk4....gotta love it (not really)


      the shifter like 2 1/2 inches and started some interior stuff.


      moarr


      then this......


      to this...


      added a fk badgless notch filler is somewhat temporary...wont have the money for body work for a little while...untill then i am pleased.


      with a short break in the cold weather got my tsudo turbo back installed...real happy

      ultimos are waiting to be put on a long with a few other things...jus waiting for the weather to get a little warmer.

      wheels are going to be refinished...not black lol

      ill update as i go a long
      Last edited by Mk4WiLk01; 03-04-2014 at 10:20 PM.
      My thread thing.

      Quote Originally Posted by eastcoaststeeze View Post
      I dont do cocaine, I just like the way it smells.

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      03-25-2011 06:32 PM #2
      still need to lower your car
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      03-25-2011 11:11 PM #4
      Quote Originally Posted by eastcoaststeeze View Post
      still need to lower your car
      Ultimos should be on in a few weeks
      My thread thing.

      Quote Originally Posted by eastcoaststeeze View Post
      I dont do cocaine, I just like the way it smells.

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      03-25-2011 11:17 PM #6
      Lots to do

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      03-25-2011 11:26 PM #8
      low
      clean hd a tad more

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      03-26-2011 12:19 AM #10
      moar low son
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      03-26-2011 12:45 AM #11
      i dont think anyone reads

      i think they just look at the pics then post

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      03-26-2011 01:05 AM #12
      Quote Originally Posted by tonedeaf420 View Post
      i dont think anyone reads

      i think they just look at the pics then post
      haha ik right....although i do the same sometimes
      My thread thing.

      Quote Originally Posted by eastcoaststeeze View Post
      I dont do cocaine, I just like the way it smells.

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      03-26-2011 01:21 AM #13
      fill the notch

      looks good otherwise

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      03-26-2011 01:26 AM #14
      Not bad

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      03-26-2011 01:41 AM #15
      Blahhh polish the wheels if your gonna keep em
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      03-26-2011 09:02 AM #16
      Quote Originally Posted by MKIV WOLFBURGAZ View Post
      Blahhh polish the wheels if your gonna keep em
      This. And lower. Not bad otherwise.
      Hi.

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      03-26-2011 09:51 AM #17
      Quote Originally Posted by oakdub View Post
      fill the notch

      looks good otherwise
      thanks

      Quote Originally Posted by T-Mar View Post
      Not bad
      thank you sir

      Quote Originally Posted by MKIV WOLFBURGAZ View Post
      Blahhh polish the wheels if your gonna keep em
      i would but one of the lips is destroyed which is why i painted them in the first place...new color soon

      This. And lower. Not bad otherwise.
      thanks, ultimos will be on soon enough
      My thread thing.

      Quote Originally Posted by eastcoaststeeze View Post
      I dont do cocaine, I just like the way it smells.

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      03-27-2011 09:19 PM #18
      question...when dropping the car will i have any issues with the 3inch exhaust hitting rear beam or anything else? during the install it was a pretty tight squeeze...any info would be cool
      My thread thing.

      Quote Originally Posted by eastcoaststeeze View Post
      I dont do cocaine, I just like the way it smells.

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      03-27-2011 09:23 PM #19
      itll limit you from going really low, like below 23.5 iirc

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      03-27-2011 09:27 PM #20
      Quote Originally Posted by soolow View Post
      itll limit you from going really low, like below 23.5 iirc
      ahhh alright thanks
      My thread thing.

      Quote Originally Posted by eastcoaststeeze View Post
      I dont do cocaine, I just like the way it smells.

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      03-27-2011 09:31 PM #21
      Def polish the wheels and just cleanup your car as a whole
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      03-27-2011 09:40 PM #22
      lower it and get gli headlights
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      03-27-2011 09:44 PM #23
      seem like your correctiong yourself on things so a for that

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      03-27-2011 10:12 PM #24
      Quote Originally Posted by -EuroDub- View Post
      Def polish the wheels and just cleanup your car as a whole
      prob wont go with a polish...this is currnetly my only set of wheels and the jetta is my daily so itd be tough to go about polishing them...and a good clean/detail is in the cards this weekend as long as the weather looks good

      Quote Originally Posted by Mikey Pants View Post
      lower it and get gli headlights
      Ultimos going on in a few weeks...im happy with my headlights for now...GLI tails will prob be my next purchase tho

      Quote Originally Posted by DanHags View Post
      seem like your correctiong yourself on things so a for that
      thank you sir
      My thread thing.

      Quote Originally Posted by eastcoaststeeze View Post
      I dont do cocaine, I just like the way it smells.

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      03-28-2011 05:01 PM #25
      sooo nothing major...got my ecs spacers and bolts in the mail...along with a strut spreader tool for the coilover install

      edit: 10mm up front and 20mm in the rear

      My thread thing.

      Quote Originally Posted by eastcoaststeeze View Post
      I dont do cocaine, I just like the way it smells.

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