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    Thread: AUTObiography: 01's 2011 Jetta

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      08-25-2011 03:07 PM #1


      Welcome back to AUTObiography, where we feature readers' cars and the story behind them. This week, it's 01's 2011 Jetta.

      Check it out here.

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      08-25-2011 04:05 PM #2
      this had to be the most uneventful/boring interview I have ever read

      What do your family and friends say about this car?
      Generally they like the outcome.

      What is your most memorable/humorous/embarrassing moment with this car?
      Nothing yet.

      Has this car competed in any events? Results?
      Nothing yet, EuroSL,UTfest2011 in a week or so.

      What is your favorite place to drive this car?
      On the road.

      What is your ideal day with this car?
      Everyday.

      Who gets to drive this car?
      Me and the wife.

      If your car had a motto, what would it be?
      Low and slow.
      really?
      ta-ta-ta-TUNA!

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      08-25-2011 04:21 PM #3
      Quote Originally Posted by BradenE View Post
      this had to be the most uneventful/boring interview I have ever read



      really?
      car looks fantastic, but come 01 i know you have more personality than that! kinda cut and dry for some of those answers!!
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      08-25-2011 05:00 PM #4
      Woot woot
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    5. 08-25-2011 05:08 PM #5
      I agree put some effort into it

    6. 08-25-2011 05:13 PM #6


      OLIVERRRRRRRRRRRRRRRR!!!!!!

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      08-25-2011 05:17 PM #7
      lower it.
      I weld stuff

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      08-25-2011 05:25 PM #8
      What more needs to be said about that car? He lowered it, tada! It looks great and I'm sure the air wasn't easy, but maybe he'll have more to say about it when he does some more work to it.

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      08-25-2011 07:46 PM #9
      didn't deserve the feature

      cheap wheels and air and its on the front page of vwvortex? Is this what the "scene" is all about now? cool

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      08-25-2011 07:47 PM #10
      Quote Originally Posted by JDM-JTI View Post
      didn't deserve the feature

      cheap wheels and air and its on the front page of vwvortex? Is this what the "scene" is all about now? cool
      He's one of maybe 4 or 5, if that, 2011 Jettas on air.
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      Quote Originally Posted by xombiesarelove View Post
      Seems like it would be pretty self explanatory. Just hand the guy a bomb and an IKEA level instruction sheet and call it day.
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    11. 08-25-2011 09:22 PM #11
      Ya, 01 sounds like a boner. The car isn't even that cool. Some crappy wheels and bags?... thats it?

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      08-25-2011 09:27 PM #12
      Quote Originally Posted by TGC_1 View Post
      Ya, 01 sounds like a boner. The car isn't even that cool. Some crappy wheels and bags?... thats it?
      I digress. His build helped bring to light a lot of interesting facts about the new Jetta platform.

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      Quote Originally Posted by xombiesarelove View Post
      Seems like it would be pretty self explanatory. Just hand the guy a bomb and an IKEA level instruction sheet and call it day.
      Quote Originally Posted by NotLowEnough View Post
      GirlsLoveIt.

    13. 08-25-2011 09:40 PM #13
      I'm sure he was the only person in the entire world to encounter the ever so bizarre suspension issues of the mk6 chassis.

      I have never seen a mk4 on wide RSs, so I appreciate his contribution to the VW community with that one , however it seems like the VWs of today are being saturated with complete garbage parts and getting the unnecessary attention for copying each other with bags and "stance" wheels.

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      08-25-2011 09:50 PM #14
      nice...but not impressive.
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      08-25-2011 10:10 PM #15
      God, that was a snoozer

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      08-25-2011 11:57 PM #16
      the next question should be, are you shocked that we picked your entry? Maybe put a little more thought into the form but overall the car looks good. I've been waiting to see some modded examples around me but not yet, I think it's a good base platform. Been hovering around the a3-a4 platforms for a while now, would love a newer car.

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      08-26-2011 01:31 AM #17
      so much hate towards this guy... because you think his responses are boring? then don't read it and hop onto something else... not that hard. And besides all your negative comments sure as hell wont bother him, he made it to front page and you're not haha. I think his car looks great, first mk6 Jetta i've seen on air. Props to you man
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    18. 08-26-2011 11:25 AM #18
      Oh wow. Front page of vwvortex!! Once someone gets into PVW, then they can interview like a douche. Chances are he use to own a Honda or a mini truck but once his friends bought some old vws, he joined the bandwagon and now thinks he is hot **** for have owned 2 poorly modified jettas.

      I know everyone that thinks this car is cool has only owned vws for a couple years, so you don't know what vws use to be like in it's prime, but the vws today, for the most part, are trash. No creativity.

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      08-26-2011 11:36 AM #19
      Quote Originally Posted by TGC_1 View Post
      Oh wow. Front page of vwvortex!! Once someone gets into PVW, then they can interview like a douche. Chances are he use to own a Honda or a mini truck but once his friends bought some old vws, he joined the bandwagon and now thinks he is hot **** for have owned 2 poorly modified jettas.

      I know everyone that thinks this car is cool has only owned vws for a couple years, so you don't know what vws use to be like in it's prime, but the vws today, for the most part, are trash. No creativity.
      You sir are a douche
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    20. 08-26-2011 12:25 PM #20
      No, I'm an elitist. There is a difference.

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      08-26-2011 02:00 PM #21
      2.0

      'nuff said

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      08-26-2011 04:03 PM #22
      Those wheels do a good job showcasing your mint drum brakes

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      08-26-2011 05:30 PM #23
      I am sick and tired of the word "Stance" (and variations of said word) and all of you garbage likers on Air thinking because you park low that is stance. Bet half of you don't have the sack to drive a car low on coils.

      Nice drum brakes.
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      08-26-2011 07:57 PM #24
      funny how people are so fast to hate/bash..

      for those who don't like my car... move along. i was asked to do this and why would i refuse...

      secondly, there is zero aftermarket for this car.. so for those bashing that its just a car with air/wheels.. well guess what you are right.. go find me some nice parts to add to my list.

      thirdly, im not an ******* like you all make me out to be, nor have i just entered the scene (look at the cars ove owned)


      and lastly, those who bash have a complex, and wish they had attention.. nobody cares if you think airride is stupid, nobody thinks your cool because you drive low all the time.. none of this car **** makes you cool. you guys are the problem.

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      PS. short answers are based off the fact that this car has only been on the road for 2k miles, not much to say...


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      08-26-2011 10:07 PM #25
      I agree with 98% of this thread... Even my wife read it and said... reps and bags... done. Such a shame. You should have seen my buddy Barry's mk6 gti at wustefest get beat in the show by a bagged mk6 jetta on RML's and that's it. His car was fully built. Such a shame.

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