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    1. Member Tempes_TT's Avatar
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      04-13-2011 07:08 PM #1
      So Ive decided to finally start my build thread. Im no longer unemployed, so the $$ is flowing again!

      For those of you who dont know, I own a lake silver 2000 TT quattro bone stock at the moment.

      Quick "timelaps of change to the booty" booty shots

      Stock

      Smoked Tailights

      Debadge



      Here are some of my other threads...

      Photoshoot of "The Dirty Beast and a couple nosy deer"

      I joined the dark side...

      This last weekend I also decided to fix a couple things. I was in need of some new wipers, so I got me a pair of bosch marathons...



      I also noticed my passenger door was off a little and poked out when it was fully shut...

      I should thank idwurks and his thread for bringing it to my attention/curiosity to even look at mine!

      Before...


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      Some things to look forward to...

      Mods...
      3" custom exhaust - Should be getting this done next week if not this weekend with THIS in the mail Friday night!
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      You do realize women are biologically programmed to ruin men's lives by making them get rid of anything that they might enjoy more than spending time with the woman right?
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    2. 04-13-2011 09:40 PM #2
      Looklin good. Now go out there and do some big ass doughnuts in that roundabout in front of your house. And you post it to youtube if you know whats good for you.

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      04-13-2011 10:48 PM #3
      Do werk. I wish I would have made a build thread when I started to mod mine
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      if this really happens, I'm 'stancing' my car and going for some 'hellaflush'.

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      04-14-2011 12:11 AM #4
      Quote Originally Posted by PLAYED TT View Post
      Do werk. I wish I would have made a build thread when I started to mod mine
      It's never too late ...maybe you can make a "history thread" lol

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      04-14-2011 07:43 AM #5
      Quote Originally Posted by chaldowhiteboy View Post
      It's never too late ...maybe you can make a "history thread" lol
      Agreed!
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      04-14-2011 08:05 AM #6
      Haha Hmmmm
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      if this really happens, I'm 'stancing' my car and going for some 'hellaflush'.

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      04-14-2011 10:08 AM #7
      Quote Originally Posted by PLAYED TT View Post
      Haha Hmmmm
      Youre gunna do it. Period.
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      04-14-2011 11:17 AM #8
      Quote Originally Posted by Tempes_TT View Post
      Youre gunna do it. Period.
      It WOULD BE "A HISTORY" thread because I only really need an exhaust and a fmic maybe lol. I'll do it if I can find all my pics
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      04-17-2011 10:55 PM #9
      So this weekend I decided to get something done. I just recieved my muffler on Friday, and my 3'' catback is going in on tuesday!


      I didnt want to pay $80+ for a dual rear valance that I knew I wasnt going to keep for very long at all, so I said screw it and had a little fun with this!

      I actually didnt have very high expectations for the final product...




      Oh................................................ .but it didnt end there....


      Yup. I did it.




      Now to wait for Tuesday and $$ to get me the osir spoiler lip and valance lol
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      04-17-2011 11:02 PM #10
      lol.
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      04-17-2011 11:13 PM #11
      =) You're welcome! Is the car quieter now?
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      04-17-2011 11:25 PM #12
      Quote Originally Posted by idwurks View Post
      =) You're welcome! Is the car quieter now?
      Haha as a matter of fact it is. When I do 80 now, there isnt an ear piercing whistle of wind anymore!
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      04-17-2011 11:49 PM #13
      haha well done!

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      04-20-2011 07:59 PM #14
      Update....

      So there was a slight change in plans with my 3" cat back...Long story short, My buddy said In order to fit my muffler, there would have to be some pretty big bends in the piping that in turn would negate the whole point of having an exhaust for high flow purposes (at least higher flow then stock...), and since I also told him a while back that I was planning on dropping it, he said 3" would cut real close to scraping once dropped. So I ended up with a 2.5" exhaust with a glasspack... I wasnt really a fan of glasspacks at all mainly just from what Ive heard and 99% of the tuning communitys opinions... lol

      Well, when he turned the engine on to let me have a listen....its sounded pretty dang sick. For the $300 I paid, it was a steal and I couldnt be more happier with the turnout!

      Ill try posting some videos as soon as I can!

      Here are some pics!



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      04-20-2011 08:14 PM #15
      I want video!!!!!
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      04-20-2011 09:13 PM #16
      Done.

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      04-21-2011 06:39 AM #17
      That sounds WAY better than I expected - clearly my idea of glasspack is outdated. And the look works too! Love the tips around the piping itself. NICE.

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      04-21-2011 07:41 PM #18
      Hmm I was scared when I saw glasspack. Sounds good now, just wait till it breaks in
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      04-21-2011 08:27 PM #19
      So what happened to the magnaflow muffler?

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      04-21-2011 08:29 PM #20
      NVM just read your last post...... I hate to say this but your friend is wrong as I have that exact muffler and am BT and lowered, and have had no problems.

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      04-21-2011 10:19 PM #21
      Quote Originally Posted by Audiguy84 View Post
      NVM just read your last post...... I hate to say this but your friend is wrong as I have that exact muffler and am BT and lowered, and have had no problems.
      Yeah I know... Hes more of my brothers friend then mine, but still... I guess I just didnt wanna sound like the guy saying "well ive seen it done, why cant you do it?" specially since he was also cutting me quite a deal imo...

      Ill def be going 3" tho as soon as the funds show up to go BT (GT28xx/GT30xx).
      Right now the plan is to go chipped k04.
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      04-21-2011 10:41 PM #22
      Quote Originally Posted by ttwsm View Post
      That sounds WAY better than I expected - clearly my idea of glasspack is outdated. And the look works too! Love the tips around the piping itself. NICE.
      Why thanks!
      My reaction was the same! lol I was super nervous to hear it when I got to the shop... Ive always heard bad feedback on glassbacks....like bad. lol I was almost embarrassed to post the setup, but whatev, turned out nice, and Im satisfied with the rumble.
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      04-22-2011 12:06 PM #23
      FYI it will get deeper in a few hundred miles
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      04-22-2011 04:55 PM #24
      Quote Originally Posted by PLAYED TT View Post
      FYI it will get deeper in a few hundred miles
      Woo, excited!
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      05-13-2011 09:19 AM #25
      Sooo I finally pulled the trigger on the coilovers. They are going in today, actually Im about to get cracking on it in the next half hour



      Lets hope for a clean, headache free install! Pics will be up in a couple hours after the install is done!
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      You do realize women are biologically programmed to ruin men's lives by making them get rid of anything that they might enjoy more than spending time with the woman right?
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      Has anyone really been far even as decided to use even go want to do look more like?

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