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    1. Member ARE30TWO's Avatar
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      01-06-2012 06:40 PM #1
      whats up everyone.? ive been on the forum for a little while now. i decided to make a little build thread here, theres alot to catch up on but ill try to sum it up so here we go.

      #4562 cw .:R32 purchased april 2010. with about 22000 mi.

      modifications:

      -engine
      Fully shaved and smoothed engine bay
      power brakes, coolant bottle, AC, and heat delete.
      Wilwood brake master with custom hard lines, hidden MAF 3.5" intake, Fuel rail converted to AN, fully tucked wiring harness, inline filler neck with overflow.
      vf mounts
      GIAC ecu tune
      GIAC dsg tune
      magnaflow catback exhaust with custom turndown
      -interior
      autopilot v2 digital controller in ashtray
      euro dash cubby
      .:R dead pedal
      climate control bezel rings
      R32 monster mats
      back seat delete
      color matched 5 gallon air tank
      hardline setup by "swoops"
      trunk wrapped in OEM fabric
      -exterior
      shaved side markers
      shaved headlight sprayers
      shaved side rub strips
      pulled fenders
      pulled bumpers
      shaved rear diffuser(no exhaust cutouts)
      full respray
      painted grille (gloss black & silver) filled license plate holes
      -suspension
      air lift xl slam fronts and rears,1/4 inch air line, dual 400c viair compressors, koni rear shocks, autopilotv2
      with frame notch.
      26mm h&r rear sway bar
      -wheels & tires
      carline CM6 18x9.5 10x10
      215/40 yokohama sdrive
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      from the beginning.first i got the exhaust and fk silverline x coilovers
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      after the coilovers (sorry for the bad pic)
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      after the coilovers came the wheels i picked up some alphards.
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      i was on coilovers for a while but quickly fell in love with air ride, soo...i did it
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      sold the alphards and got some rotiform blq's
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      black sidemarkers, and black grille i traded my stock grille for.
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      i got my stock grille back, and got everthing shaved and my stock grille filled and painted
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      picked up some oz pegasus 18x9 18x10 et40
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      i loved the oz's but i sold them and picked up a set of bbs rs's which are split and being completely refinished to 17x8.5 17x9.5(my winter project).. pics on the wheel build are coming soon.

      current trunk setup very simple. changing to 5 gal. skinny tank polished lines.
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      01-06-2012 07:14 PM #2
      You got your grill filled and painted at a shop? Mind letting me know how much they charged you as that is one thing I need to get done before WiTW.

      I know prices may vary, especially with location difference but a ball park figure so I have an idea is nice. Thanks btw. Car looks great.
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      01-06-2012 08:26 PM #3
      Quote Originally Posted by mfbmike View Post
      You got your grill filled and painted at a shop? Mind letting me know how much they charged you as that is one thing I need to get done before WiTW.

      I know prices may vary, especially with location difference but a ball park figure so I have an idea is nice. Thanks btw. Car looks great.
      thanks, yea i took it to a shop to get it done. i believe it was around 2 something for the grille. not sure about the exact price but it was around there.

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      01-06-2012 08:39 PM #4
      Looking gooood keep us updated!
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      01-06-2012 09:27 PM #5
      Quote Originally Posted by rhcp4life View Post
      Looking gooood keep us updated!

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      01-07-2012 06:36 PM #6
      so here are the rs's i picked up for pretty cheap but they need alot of love
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      getting rid of the 1 in. lips and getting 2in. lips for the front
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      2.5 in. lips im keeping and repolishing
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      3 out of 4 waffles were in good condition. i had to take a rubber mallet to one of them
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      started wet sanding the 2.5 in. lips. started with 600 800 and 1500 grit. theres still more work needed to be done but i made some progress. im gunna use 1800 2000 and 2200 grit and see where i stand from there.
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      before and after progress
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      thinking about doing polished faces with black inserts
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      new 2in. lips to replace the 1 in. lips
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      old hex caps and center caps.
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      just got some new hex caps and center caps
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      01-08-2012 10:45 AM #7
      Love it
      OK.

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      01-08-2012 10:47 AM #8
      I'm liking what I see so far.

      Your car has always stood out to me.

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      01-08-2012 02:10 PM #9
      Quote Originally Posted by PSU View Post
      I'm liking what I see so far.

      Your car has always stood out to me.
      Thank you man. Appreciate it

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      01-08-2012 03:15 PM #10
      Car looked good on the OZs. Excited to see how its going to look on the RSs.

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      01-08-2012 06:23 PM #11
      Quote Originally Posted by johnnyR32 View Post
      IMO the best place for mounting a euro plate is in the trash.

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      01-08-2012 07:07 PM #12
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      01-08-2012 07:32 PM #13
      Restoring a set of wheels like that and then seeing your hard work pay off once they are on your car is going to be mad gratifying for you dude.

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      01-09-2012 02:17 AM #14
      Quote Originally Posted by mfbmike View Post
      Restoring a set of wheels like that and then seeing your hard work pay off once they are on your car is going to be mad gratifying for you dude.

      Yea it'll be cool. I can't wait till these wheels are finished I'm so impatient.

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      01-09-2012 11:47 PM #15
      bad pics but here you go man

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      01-09-2012 11:53 PM #16
      lovin the shave

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      01-10-2012 01:09 AM #17
      Looks sexy do you have any of those aftermarket rims left?
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      01-10-2012 04:14 AM #18
      Quote Originally Posted by OnAdime View Post
      lovin the shave

      Quote Originally Posted by whitekryptonite View Post
      Looks sexy do you have any of those aftermarket rims left?
      thank you man. all the wheels are sold, sorry.

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      01-10-2012 11:28 AM #19
      Love your car!!!
      All your wheels look awesome too but I gotta say the alphards are my fav.

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      01-10-2012 11:37 AM #20
      Quote Originally Posted by VwSweetHeart View Post
      Love your car!!!
      All your wheels look awesome too but I gotta say the alphards are my fav.
      thank you. i miss the alphards sometimes, there on my friends static soon to be bagged b5 a4.

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      01-12-2012 11:16 AM #21
      Put these on real quick. Didn't really like them when I saw them on other R32's. But they grew on me. There a nice little touch.
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      01-12-2012 11:25 AM #22
      I love they way they look. It’s a great little touch.
      I personally think they should have just come with the beauty bezels to begin with.

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      01-12-2012 01:06 PM #23
      Quote Originally Posted by VwSweetHeart View Post
      I love they way they look. It’s a great little touch.
      I personally think they should have just come with the beauty bezels to begin with.
      Yea I agree.

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      01-13-2012 04:46 AM #24
      i love coming home to things like this.
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      finally got my autopilot v2 digital controller.

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      i was going to mount the controller in the cubby but i think it might look silly because of how small the new controller is. might mount it in the ashtray or get maybe a custom molding. ill have pics of the new controller and new trunk setup when its complete.

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      01-13-2012 09:47 PM #25
      Uber clean CW on air = dead sexy Can't wait to see it on the RS's
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      01-14-2012 03:17 AM #26
      Quote Originally Posted by -VDubSack- View Post
      Uber clean CW on air = dead sexy Can't wait to see it on the RS's
      Thank you dude. I can't wait myself

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      01-14-2012 06:51 AM #27
      this thread is awesome

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      01-14-2012 07:55 AM #28
      very nice .:R

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      01-14-2012 02:21 PM #29
      Quote Originally Posted by sixteen10 View Post
      this thread is awesome

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      very nice .:R
      thanks man, you have a nice .:R yourself

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      01-17-2012 06:35 PM #30
      So somebody wants to possibly trade me their eurojet exhaust for my magnaflow exhaust. I'm debating if I should do it or not. Anyone running a eurojet catback? I'm looking for some feedback. Should I go for it??

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      01-17-2012 07:32 PM #31
      Quote Originally Posted by ARE30TWO View Post
      So somebody wants to possibly trade me their eurojet exhaust for my magnaflow exhaust. I'm debating if I should do it or not. Anyone running a eurojet catback? I'm looking for some feedback. Should I go for it??
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      01-17-2012 07:48 PM #32
      I'm running a eurojet cat back.

      I really like it. Not a lot of drone on the highway, and it sounds mean.

      Plus, only like 7 of them were made, so it's unique.
      Paint it black and take it back.
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      01-17-2012 09:04 PM #33
      Quote Originally Posted by mfbmike View Post
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      Thanks dude
      Quote Originally Posted by germanbycar View Post
      I'm running a eurojet cat back.

      I really like it. Not a lot of drone on the highway, and it sounds mean.

      Plus, only like 7 of them were made, so it's unique.
      What's up man. Thanks for the info. I think I'm gunna go for it.

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      01-17-2012 10:50 PM #34
      Quote Originally Posted by ARE30TWO View Post
      Thanks dude


      What's up man. Thanks for the info. I think I'm gunna go for it.
      Only problem is that it does sit low.
      Paint it black and take it back.
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      01-18-2012 02:36 AM #35
      Quote Originally Posted by germanbycar View Post
      Only problem is that it does sit low.
      Being that I'm on bags. Do you think I'm gunna have a problem when I air the car all the way down. As far as clearance.

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