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    Thread: 2012 Passat SEL V6 Build

    1. Member mreuro's Avatar
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      09-20-2011 10:40 PM #1
      Here she is..... I had the Silver one on order and it's going to be here sometime next week tho...
      BUT!!!!! Holly crap.... This one came in on Monday 09/19/2011
      Let's just say the Opera Red is frisking nice!!!!

      Well I got it!!!


      IMG_2966 by andyfl32, on Flickr


      IMG_2965 by andyfl32, on Flickr


      IMG_2964 by andyfl32, on Flickr

      and the first mod's have been done....
      Piaa bulb's have been installed....
      New wheels have been mounted from my old Jetta GLI-F


      IMG_2967 by andyfl32, on Flickr

      More pictures will be posted tomorrow when the car gets cleaned up better....



      Last edited by mreuro; 11-09-2011 at 02:08 PM.

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      09-20-2011 10:45 PM #2
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      09-20-2011 10:51 PM #3
      I must say that color is sexy. That Jetta is super nice. Nice stable. Can't wait to sit my B7 next to my B6.
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      09-20-2011 11:08 PM #4
      Nice. I have a TDI on order to keep my jetta company as well but thinking of passing it up for an R we will see
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      09-21-2011 09:08 AM #5
      That color is sweet, I have a candy white SEL on order.

    6. 09-21-2011 09:58 AM #6
      Nice ride!!!!

      I saw a SEL in Opera Red with the beige leather and wood trim on a lot yesterday - absolutely beautiful color combo.

    7. 09-21-2011 12:17 PM #7
      Agreed, that dark red is SEXY!!

      Lets see some pics with the new wheels!

    8. 09-21-2011 12:35 PM #8
      In certain lighting the Opera Red seems to have a brown tint to it. Very nice ride.

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      09-21-2011 12:36 PM #9
      Looks incredible Andy. Congrads!

    10. 09-21-2011 02:45 PM #10
      what wheels are you putting on the B7?

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      09-21-2011 09:40 PM #11
      Quote Originally Posted by mackloon View Post
      what wheels are you putting on the B7?

      IMG_0644 by andyfl32, on Flickr


      IMG_0643 by andyfl32, on Flickr


      IMG_0642 by andyfl32, on Flickr


      IMG_0641 by andyfl32, on Flickr

      R32 Breaks will be on Friday..... I just hope they will fit
      Last edited by mreuro; 06-16-2012 at 05:30 PM.

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      09-21-2011 10:00 PM #12
      nice
      V6 SEL?

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      09-21-2011 10:07 PM #13
      Quote Originally Posted by bubz0429 View Post
      nice
      V6 SEL?

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      09-21-2011 10:15 PM #14
      BAD ASS ! I think I like that color better than the Tungsten ! If only VW would have hurried up to build MT TDIs ....

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      09-21-2011 10:28 PM #15
      agree..... I have never owned a dark color car before.... it was always silver silver and yellow... lol

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      09-21-2011 10:37 PM #16
      When is it getting tinted ?

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      09-21-2011 10:57 PM #17
      Quote Originally Posted by 71sbeetle View Post
      When is it getting tinted ?
      Tomorrow I hope....

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      09-22-2011 07:14 AM #18
      The car looks great,are those 19"

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      09-22-2011 08:05 AM #19
      Quote Originally Posted by TCM GLX View Post
      Agreed, that dark red is SEXY!!

      Lets see some pics with the new wheels!
      Calm down, Tony!!! Lol!!


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      09-22-2011 12:53 PM #20
      Quote Originally Posted by PUCK1 View Post
      The car looks great,are those 19"
      Thanks....
      Nope those are 18"

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      09-22-2011 07:14 PM #21
      Tint has been installed 20% all the way...

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      09-22-2011 07:48 PM #22
      Me too me too ! Formula One Pinnacle Ceramic tint 30% all around


    23. 09-22-2011 08:05 PM #23
      I saw an Opera Red one on the dealer's lot the other day. It really is a great color-rich looking and a great match for the style. Anyone seen Glacier Blue or Night Blue yet?

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      09-22-2011 08:10 PM #24
      I hear about this Formula One tint, the closest installer to Connecticut is 400 miles away in Maine, according to their website. Is it that good? Are their other tints with interior UV and Heat reduction out there? I'd like to do something similar to mine as well...

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      09-22-2011 08:40 PM #25
      BTW....

      First MOD....
      Well 4th

      Rain sensing wipers have been activated today via Vag-com


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