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    1. Member NittanyR32's Avatar
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      08-01-2011 05:17 PM #1
      Hello all!

      Just picked up a R32 last week. I'm new to the VW scene. Ive been trolling these forums for the last week and finally decided to register and post.

      Seem to be alot of nice and knowledgeable people hear that I hope to lean on for advice as I build my R32 in hopes of being half as good as what Ive seen so far from members.

      Owner and Vehicle Information

      Name: Dave
      Occupation: Tax Examiner
      Location: Hershey,Pennsylvania
      Car Name: Nitty
      Car: 2008 VW R32 DBP #4582
      Purchased: July 14,2011



      Current Mods

      Interior
      R36 dead pedal
      Monster mats
      Silver Billet aluminum rings for climatronic dials
      R32 Billet seat handle inserts
      Euro Dash Tray

      Exterior
      ECS Clear side markers
      Color Matched side markers

      Lighting
      OEM Euro LED Tail lightts w/ Rear fog
      Stage III City lights
      PySpeed rear plate LED's

      Engine/Exhaust
      Modshack Intake
      Blue coil pack covers and wire loom
      Borla Stainless cat-back exhaust system
      Forge Intake

      Suspension/Wheels/Brakes
      FK Silverline X coilovers
      fifteen52 Tarmacs 18x8.5 et45 Nitto NeoGens 225-40-18 (summer setup)
      Stock Wheels 18x7.5 -Conti-DWS Extreme 225-40-18 (winter setup)


      Vag-Com
      Disabled TPMS
      Disabled DRLs
      Disabled Seat belt Chime
      Windows & Sunroof via Remote
      1-touch all unlock
      High-Beam all headlights

      Coming Soon
      HPA "Hockey Puck" motor mount (Needs installed)





      First pics (bad cell phone pics )



      No holes!



      First mod.. clear sides from ECS




      Anyways just wanted to say hello to all. Hope to get a new camera this weekend and snap some better pics.
      Last edited by NittanyR32; 06-13-2014 at 05:21 AM.

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      08-01-2011 05:33 PM #2
      Awesome, and welcome the community!

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      08-01-2011 05:35 PM #3
      Welcome!
      Quote Originally Posted by abeR View Post
      I watched the part where you put it in over and over
      Dave

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      08-01-2011 05:48 PM #4
      Welcome to the fold.

      Where's Paterno?
      Holy Milltek.
      Tarmacs cut it close.
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      08-01-2011 05:50 PM #5
      Welcome!
      Now: 2013 Jetta GLI Autobahn
      Sold: 2008 .:R32 #2651/5000

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      08-01-2011 05:52 PM #6
      Quote Originally Posted by mfbmike View Post
      Where's Paterno?

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      08-01-2011 05:53 PM #7
      Welcome

    8. Geriatric Member PSU's Avatar
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      08-01-2011 05:54 PM #8
      Congrats and welcome.

      Where in Central PA are you?

      Any questions, do not hesitate to PM me.

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      08-01-2011 06:00 PM #9
      Quote Originally Posted by PSU View Post
      Congrats and welcome.

      Where in Central PA are you?

      Any questions, do not hesitate to PM me.
      Thanks. Hershey area

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      08-01-2011 06:00 PM #10
      Quote Originally Posted by Joe Paterno View Post
      awww yeah.

      Holy Milltek.
      Tarmacs cut it close.
      Miami Vase
      Cams A Make Her Dance

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      08-01-2011 06:01 PM #11
      Quote Originally Posted by NittanyR32 View Post
      Thanks. Hershey area
      Don't do it! Next thing you know your PSU will be touching your R in inappropriate ways (debadged).
      Holy Milltek.
      Tarmacs cut it close.
      Miami Vase
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      08-01-2011 06:02 PM #12
      Welcome
      Paint it black and take it back.
      Shawn's Speed Shop

    13. Member NittanyR32's Avatar
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      08-01-2011 07:52 PM #13
      Just ordered a Modshack intake. Been trying for days to decide on which intake I wanted. Chose the Modshack for its looks and multiple color options. Also that fact that I have read nothing but great things about Steve and his customer service. I chose the DBM w/black logo to match my R32

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      08-01-2011 09:17 PM #14
      Quote Originally Posted by NittanyR32 View Post
      Just ordered a Modshack intake. Been trying for days to decide on which intake I wanted. Chose the Modshack for its looks and multiple color options. Also that fact that I have read nothing but great things about Steve and his customer service. I chose the DBM w/black logo to match my R32
      Welcome and excellent choice. I have a white Modshack to match my CW R. Just a suggestion but you may want to look into the noise pipe delete mod while you are doing the intake install. Helps clean up the engine bay.

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      08-01-2011 10:20 PM #15
      Welcome! Perfect color choice, ! Update the R registry. And watch your post count start climbing...
      Thx!
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      08-02-2011 12:47 AM #16
      Quote Originally Posted by mfbmike View Post
      Don't do it! Next thing you know your PSU will be touching your R in inappropriate ways (debadged).
      LOL and LOL @ JoePa.

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      08-02-2011 02:59 AM #17
      Welcome and congrats on the best colour

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      08-02-2011 05:50 AM #18
      Congrats
      Hi.

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      08-02-2011 08:51 AM #19
      Nittany,

      I better see you here:

      http://forums.vwvortex.com/showthread.php?5381127

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      08-02-2011 09:02 AM #20
      Quote Originally Posted by PSU View Post
      Man that's going to be a no go. Will be driving home for vacation in OBX that day

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      08-02-2011 10:31 AM #21
      hello~~
      My Build Thread
      Skyline-LED-Tail-light-DIY
      Quote Originally Posted by PSU View Post
      I also must say that Wei is one of the biggest bosses I have ever met.
      Quote Originally Posted by AWDMKV View Post
      Wei - he is a Funny Motha..

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      08-02-2011 10:32 AM #22
      Quote Originally Posted by NittanyR32 View Post
      Man that's going to be a no go. Will be driving home for vacation in OBX that day

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      08-02-2011 02:27 PM #23
      welcome and congrats on your new R.
      gone: 07 Rabbit, 07 A4, 08 R32, 10 CC, 81 Rabbit

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      08-03-2011 06:58 AM #24
      Ordered my Modshack and trim Monday might some othe parts last night and then more again this morning. Some one forgot to give me my anti-mod shot, now I'm infected like every one else

    25. 08-03-2011 03:44 PM #25
      veryy nice and clean R sir! DBP looks beautiful...
      welcome!






















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