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    Thread: Angina Got Lucky

    1. Member Angina's Avatar
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      01-16-2012 08:59 PM #1
      UPDATE:Picked up my car yesterday (4/30/12)! I'll use this as my build thread going forward:

      Interior
      • RNS-510 Navi with video in motion - Ordered
      • 9W7 Bluetooth Module - Ordered
      • P3 Digital Boost Gauge - Installed
      • Stainless steel R seat handle inserts - Installed
      • OEM euro cupholder and bottle opener - Purchased
      • Interior LED light bulb kit - Installed
      • VAGCOM with VCDS and HEX-USB+CAN - Purchased
      • R Monster Mats - Installed



      Exterior
      • Neuspeed RSe14 19x8 in Gunmetal finish with 225/35R Continental ExtremeContact DW tires - Installed
      • Tinted Euro-LED Tails without Fogs - Installed
      • Llumar tint (35% on all sides and rear window) - Installed
      • Color-matched Rising Blue side-markers and Piano-black rear reflectors - Installed
      • OEM Rear View Camera Kit - Ordered
      • VW R License Plate Holder - Installed
      • Opti-Coat 2.0 - Installed



      Performance
      • APR Stage 1+ - Installed
      • APR HPFP - Installed
      • APR/VWR Intake - Installed




      Last edited by Angina; 06-06-2012 at 03:57 PM.

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      01-16-2012 09:03 PM #2
      Congrats!

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      01-16-2012 09:09 PM #3
      Congrats!

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      01-16-2012 09:10 PM #4
      thanks... haha no one probably gives a rats ass about all that went down, but I went from "i'll wait till they're sitting in the lots in the end of summer" a week ago to "i want to drive one right now regardless of cost!" to "i got a good deal and just need to wait a couple months".

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      01-16-2012 09:39 PM #5
      Prepare yourself for slippage. That way you won't be disappointed if it happens and pleasantly surprised if it stays on track.

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      01-16-2012 09:45 PM #6
      Quote Originally Posted by iThread View Post
      Prepare yourself for slippage. That way you won't be disappointed if it happens and pleasantly surprised if it stays on track.
      gotcha. not really in a hurry, and hopefully that gives me enough time to sell my car privately

    7. 01-16-2012 11:08 PM #7
      I have that exact car coming into my dealership by the end of next month and its not sold.. rising blue metallic 4dr sunroof and nav

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      01-16-2012 11:11 PM #8
      Quote Originally Posted by davidkolean@crownmotors View Post
      I have that exact car coming into my dealership by the end of next month and its not sold.. rising blue metallic 4dr sunroof and nav
      what do you mean "exact car".... you mean same configuration?

    9. 01-16-2012 11:55 PM #9
      yes same configuration

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      01-17-2012 09:21 AM #11
      Quote Originally Posted by pierovw View Post
      Congrats!
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      01-17-2012 06:50 PM #12
      So now I'm trying to sell my current car privately before the R gets here... anyone know my best options?

      Im thinking cars.com, craigslist, and my city news paper... any better options?

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      01-17-2012 07:17 PM #13
      I was a little apprehensive using Craigslist but I put my 2002 Acura RSX-S on there and I got about 30 inquiries within the first three days. Out of that about 5 were serious and I sold the car on Saturday, I put it up last Tuesday.

      Quote Originally Posted by Angina View Post
      So now I'm trying to sell my current car privately before the R gets here... anyone know my best options?

      Im thinking cars.com, craigslist, and my city news paper... any better options?

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      01-17-2012 07:36 PM #14
      Quote Originally Posted by Angina View Post
      So now I'm trying to sell my current car privately before the R gets here... anyone know my best options?

      Im thinking cars.com, craigslist, and my city news paper... any better options?
      I've had good results on ebay too


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      01-22-2012 05:04 PM #15
      I had the worst nightmare last night. My dealer calls me and tells me my R is 2 months early, and I can pick it up. I go to pick up the car, and there is a Rising Blue Scirocco sitting at the entrance. I am confused, and dealer says, "There's your R". I look at it, and its nice, but its a regular Scirocco with a R-trim package (just emblems and crap). I say, "No, I ordered a Golf R. It's not even the same VIN". The dealer says hold on, and comes back and says "oops, your right." He then points at another Rising Blue car on the lot and says thats mine. It's a frigging Rising Blue EOS.

      I wake up sweating like a m*therF8cker.

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      01-22-2012 05:58 PM #16
      lmao ha ha
      Just do it life is short.

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      01-22-2012 06:11 PM #17
      Quote Originally Posted by Angina View Post
      I had the worst nightmare last night. My dealer calls me and tells me my R is 2 months early, and I can pick it up. I go to pick up the car, and there is a Rising Blue Scirocco sitting at the entrance.
      Sounds like a dream come true to me.

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      01-22-2012 06:14 PM #18
      Quote Originally Posted by bergoner View Post
      Sounds like a dream come true to me.
      Haha, would be if the Scirocco R was offered in AWD.
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      05-02-2012 04:14 PM #19
      finally got my car and have a ton of parts on order! can't wait to begin modding!

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      05-02-2012 04:17 PM #20
      Quote Originally Posted by Angina View Post
      finally got my car and have a ton of parts on order! can't wait to begin modding!
      awesome. congrats
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      05-02-2012 04:55 PM #21
      Quote Originally Posted by Angina View Post
      finally got my car and have a ton of parts on order! can't wait to begin modding!
      Can't wait to see your Neuspeed Rse14 gunmetal! That is what I'm getting and my R is also rising blue

      What tire size did you go with? 235?

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      05-02-2012 06:34 PM #22
      Are you installing the electronics yourself? If so, I'm happy to assist.
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      05-02-2012 07:24 PM #23
      Hey congrts man...my dealer called me that my car is in, like 2hrs after we PM'd...so we were on the same boat!

      Thats a sweet mod list...post pics as soon as you get the wheels on.

      Why "angina" btw?

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      05-02-2012 09:49 PM #24
      Quote Originally Posted by TLud View Post
      Are you installing the electronics yourself? If so, I'm happy to assist.
      thanks man! yea i plan on installing myself. bought everything for peteski... just waiting for parts to come in

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      05-02-2012 09:50 PM #25
      Quote Originally Posted by GASMAN664 View Post
      Hey congrts man...my dealer called me that my car is in, like 2hrs after we PM'd...so we were on the same boat!

      Thats a sweet mod list...post pics as soon as you get the wheels on.

      Why "angina" btw?
      no idea... it sounded funny. haha. congrats to you too!

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