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    Thread: My Journey To My First Ever Build Thread - Candy White MKV GTI

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      05-15-2012 10:52 PM #251




      Coils are max low right now. going to need to take out two perches to get lower. Will do that this weekend. Hopefully I'll get the front tires this week and I can get you guys some real pictures.

      Big moment for me. I've wanted white alphards for like 3 years now. Finally got em. Played or not.

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      05-15-2012 10:56 PM #252
      still love alphards. looks mint.

    3. 05-15-2012 11:09 PM #253
      Quote Originally Posted by imbossay1028 View Post




      Coils are max low right now. going to need to take out two perches to get lower. Will do that this weekend. Hopefully I'll get the front tires this week and I can get you guys some real pictures.

      Big moment for me. I've wanted white alphards for like 3 years now. Finally got em. Played or not.

      wheels look great! have you thought of maybe painting the part around the star white? that way it matches fully?

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      05-15-2012 11:13 PM #254
      Quote Originally Posted by 35i 2000 View Post
      wheels look great! have you thought of maybe painting the part around the star white? that way it matches fully?
      I have. I did it on my previous wheels. The color didn't match very well so I'm a little against it right now. pic for reference.



      Idk. I kind of like the OEM centercap look. We'll see though

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      05-16-2012 12:36 AM #255
      your overall progress is on point :thumb up: i also agree with your statement towards alphards. id like a set myself no matter how played they may be, until they're on my car i won't be satisfied lol

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      05-16-2012 04:08 AM #256
      Looks Awesome! Very Impressive. i cannot wait to see your car in person.
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      05-16-2012 03:09 PM #257
      Quote Originally Posted by pi ka chuuu View Post
      your overall progress is on point :thumb up: i also agree with your statement towards alphards. id like a set myself no matter how played they may be, until they're on my car i won't be satisfied lol

      Thanks man! Yeah my advice is do what you want! I got hate on the internetzzz but thats it. In person everybody loves them!!

      Quote Originally Posted by illuder83 View Post
      Looks Awesome! Very Impressive. i cannot wait to see your car in person.
      Thanks man! It should be good by eurowerks haha.. hopefully...

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      05-16-2012 04:08 PM #258
      after all this.. my GPS didnt fit...



      gotta find a smaller one.

      Any takers? I have the GTI door insides all four willing to trade!

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      05-18-2012 04:05 AM #259
      Quote Originally Posted by imbossay1028 View Post
      Thanks man! Yeah my advice is do what you want! I got hate on the internetzzz but thats it. In person everybody loves them!!



      Thanks man! It should be good by eurowerks haha.. hopefully...
      not good enough. i'm goin' to be attending Scooters and Hangar so i expect to see this Storm Trooper done by then
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      05-18-2012 04:34 AM #260
      Quote Originally Posted by illuder83 View Post
      not good enough. i'm goin' to be attending Scooters and Hangar so i expect to see this Storm Trooper done by then
      see you at scooters

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      05-18-2012 09:02 PM #261
      finally.





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      05-19-2012 05:36 AM #262
      looks boss.
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      05-19-2012 12:53 PM #263
      Quote Originally Posted by illuder83 View Post
      looks boss.
      Thanks man. I'll have to get some proper photos soon.


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      05-22-2012 09:04 AM #265
      Alphards turned out real nice! I like the side shot from the rear left wheel. Still tryin to get the passat back in order, just did motor mounts and tranny mounts as my pass side motor mount was completely effed. Smooth as new now with those and the whole front end replaced. Can't wait for eurowerks! Take care cheesehead!

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      05-22-2012 09:57 AM #266
      Quote Originally Posted by CheapyB5 View Post
      Alphards turned out real nice! I like the side shot from the rear left wheel. Still tryin to get the passat back in order, just did motor mounts and tranny mounts as my pass side motor mount was completely effed. Smooth as new now with those and the whole front end replaced. Can't wait for eurowerks! Take care cheesehead!
      Thanks brother!! Glad to see the beast is still running like a champ. Hope the wheels are still good I'll see you there! Looking forward to it! I'll bring you some cheese


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    16. 05-22-2012 10:02 PM #267
      your car turned me into a fan of Alphards

      I IT!

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      05-22-2012 11:03 PM #268
      Quote Originally Posted by M3NTAL View Post
      your car turned me into a fan of Alphards

      I IT!

      thank you sir!! That means a lot!

    18. 05-23-2012 01:01 AM #269
      Quote Originally Posted by imbossay1028 View Post
      thank you sir!! That means a lot!
      not a problem my friend

      i can't wait to see it in person

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      05-23-2012 01:35 AM #270
      Quote Originally Posted by M3NTAL View Post
      not a problem my friend

      i can't wait to see it in person
      scooters!!!

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      05-26-2012 12:43 PM #271
      Had some real pictures taken yesterday. Will whore them all once they are ready.


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      05-26-2012 05:17 PM #272
      WHOAR TIME













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      05-26-2012 09:16 PM #273
      Ill have to take pics of my new interior door panels as well.


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      05-30-2012 05:32 AM #275
      Car looks Great. Lovin' the look like Crazy! But i can't help think that the rear is missing something. Then it hit me. the rear tails! Ever thought about getting the Smoked .:R32 tails?

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