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    Thread: Halvie's B & B thread

    1. 10-11-2011 09:19 PM #1
      Gonna be a long night, so might as well make one of these :iono:

      My Car: 2010 GTI

      Mods:

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      Brakes/Wheels/Suspension
      Brembo 355x32 6-piston bbk: 1M2.8051A
      Brembo slotted rear rotors
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      KW V1 Coilovers
      APR Front Sway Bar
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      HRE R40 Gloss Gold 18x8.5 et50
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      Michelin Pilot Super Sport 225/40/18 tires
      OEM TTRS Aluminum Front Knuckles
      OEM B6 Passat Aluminum Rear Knuckles
      Super Pro Roll Control Lower Control Arm kit & Bushings (Used on the APR BF Stage IV R)

      Appearance:
      Status Ring GT Kevlar Bucket Seats
      OEM Golf R Black Headlights
      OEM GTI 35 Edition Front Bumper Cover
      OEM GTI 35 Edition Lower Grille Surround
      OEM GTI 35 Edition Side Skirts
      OEM Black Pearl Mirror Caps
      OEM Golf R Tinted LED Taillights
      OEM 2012 Autobahn Door Sills
      OEM Aluminum Glove Box Handle
      OEM Euro Cup Holder w/ metal bottle opener
      OEM Dash Cubby
      OEM Euro Light Switch
      OEM Blind Spot Mirrors
      Gloss Black Rear Valance
      Euro Image Tuning Rear Wiper Delete
      Redlinegoods Bride Shift Boot
      Defi 60mm BF Boost Gauge w/ Controller Box

      Not Installed Yet:

      Brembo 365x29mm 2-piece 8P S3 bbk
      TTRS knuckles





      Dyno Graphs:

      Stage 3+ vs Stage 3 v2:


      Stage 3+ vs Stage 3 v1:


      Stage 3 v2 vs Stage 3 w/ untuned 3071:


      Stage 3 v1 vs Stage 3 v2:


      Stage 3 v1 vs Dave's k04 v1:


      APR v1 k04 vs AWE k04
      Last edited by HalvieCuw; 08-22-2012 at 01:26 PM.

    2. 10-11-2011 09:22 PM #2
      Picture of when my car was on the scale. This is without the seats, brakes, battery, and with stock Denver wheels. What a heavy pile.



      A couple pictures of the seats:







      Comparison between stock rods and the RSW rods:



      Coils:



      Gloss Black Emblems from John@FTC5

      Last edited by HalvieCuw; 12-09-2011 at 12:35 AM.

    3. 10-11-2011 09:22 PM #3
      GTI 35 Edition Bumper:


      HRE R40 Gloss Gold:




      Pic of the brakes:



      Valves at 15k miles before they were cleaned. Sadly no after pics.



      Turd out of the car:



      Car getting ready for the 2.5t swap...oh wait no one is willing to take that job on...LAME



      DLI Mounts:







      Last edited by HalvieCuw; 04-12-2012 at 10:51 AM.

    4. 10-11-2011 09:22 PM #4
      HPA Core Interlock Mount:



      Old STRI Gauge:



      Delfi BF 60mm:



      Aluminum Lower Control Arms:



      Aluminum Knuckles:



      Whiteline Bushings:



      Aluminum Rear Knuckles showed up today:



      Weight of stock front knuckles:



      Weight of stock lower control arms:




      Titanium Bolts for new wheels:

      Last edited by HalvieCuw; 04-11-2012 at 05:12 PM.

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      10-11-2011 09:23 PM #5
      Gorgeous car. Love it.

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      10-11-2011 09:26 PM #6
      looks great man. did you ever order that bumper?

    7. 10-11-2011 09:27 PM #7
      Quote Originally Posted by johnnyR32 View Post
      looks great man. did you ever order that bumper?
      Yeah like 5 weeks ago Got an email today saying it should ship out the end of this week. Assuming that is German for another 4 weeks.

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      10-11-2011 09:29 PM #8
      Quote Originally Posted by HalvieCuw View Post
      Yeah like 5 weeks ago Got an email today saying it should ship out the end of this week. Assuming that is German for another 4 weeks.
      yeah I got those emails all the time and my R stuff took 4 months. Hopefully that's not the case with your bumper.

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      10-11-2011 09:43 PM #9
      very cool

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      10-11-2011 09:58 PM #10
      Those seats. Yes.
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      10-11-2011 10:16 PM #11
      Insanely awesome.

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      10-11-2011 10:26 PM #12
      Very Nice.
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      10-11-2011 10:32 PM #13
      Why would anybody go buy a new GTI when they can have a fully built one for the same price. If I was in the market, this would be mine.
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      10-11-2011 10:33 PM #14
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      10-11-2011 11:19 PM #15
      pics of seats installed

    16. 10-11-2011 11:31 PM #16
      Quote Originally Posted by dsm1983 View Post
      pics of seats installed
      Best I have atm:






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      10-12-2011 01:15 AM #17
      Nice caps!
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      10-12-2011 01:20 AM #18
      race car

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      10-12-2011 10:41 AM #19
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    20. 10-12-2011 06:24 PM #20
      http://forums.vwvortex.com/showthrea...SI-500ps-(vids)

      So...if anyone knows of a shop that would be willing to do that swap post em up. No, or no answer at all has been pretty standard so far.

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      10-12-2011 08:28 PM #21
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    22. 11-29-2011 01:26 PM #22
      Did I mention **** these garbage pile cars?

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      11-29-2011 01:32 PM #23
      Quote Originally Posted by HalvieCuw View Post
      Did I mention **** these garbage pile cars?
      what happen

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      11-29-2011 01:37 PM #24
      Quote Originally Posted by HalvieCuw View Post
      Did I mention **** these garbage pile cars?

    25. 11-29-2011 01:38 PM #25
      Quote Originally Posted by afrost View Post
      what happen
      nothing out of the ordinary for this car

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      11-29-2011 02:08 PM #26
      It's not a racecar, it's a GTI. Maybe asking a bit too much from it?

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      11-29-2011 02:12 PM #27
      What broke?

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      11-29-2011 02:25 PM #28
      Quote Originally Posted by tomasepley View Post
      It's not a racecar, it's a GTI. Maybe asking a bit too much from it?
      It's not?

    29. 11-29-2011 02:46 PM #29
      Quote Originally Posted by tomasepley View Post
      It's not a racecar, it's a GTI. Maybe asking a bit too much from it?
      people shouldn't well **** that doesn't work as advertised

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      11-29-2011 03:04 PM #30
      any rubbage with the volks? and i'm assuming the advans from before are already sold?
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    31. 11-29-2011 03:10 PM #31
      Quote Originally Posted by evosky View Post
      any rubbage with the volks? and i'm assuming the advans from before are already sold?
      no rubbing. no spacer needed for the brakes. Madison Matt (forgot his exact screen name) bought the advans.

      Those new vw volks look pretty promising. Vomit / done a million times design, but lightest wheel they make I guess. 18x8.5 is something like 14 lbs.

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      11-29-2011 03:10 PM #32
      Quote Originally Posted by HalvieCuw View Post
      people shouldn't well **** that doesn't work as advertised
      what happened

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      11-29-2011 04:55 PM #33
      Quote Originally Posted by mikeh6 View Post
      what happened
      +1
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      damn your car looks good. i also have a shadow blue and i like what you did to it

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