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    1. 02-09-2012 12:38 AM #1
      Hey guys,
      My name is Andrew, just thought id introduce myself into this forum.
      Picked up a 4DR CW 2012 GTI Autobahn in December and have some plans for it.
      Should have my suspension the end of this month. Wheels the following month.
      This was my car previous car.

      Just had my baby girl last month

      so I picked up this.


      Looking forward to meeting you guys. Cheers!

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      02-09-2012 12:45 AM #2
      Quote Originally Posted by koncdead View Post
      Hey guys,
      My name is Andrew, just thought id introduce myself into this forum.
      Picked up a 4DR CW 2012 GTI Autobahn in December and have some plans for it.
      Should have my suspension the end of this month. Wheels the following month.
      This was my car previous car.

      Just had my baby girl last month

      so I picked up this.


      Looking forward to meeting you guys. Cheers!
      Welcome! I love your BMW and the new car I always drive slow checking it out.... My fiancée lives down your street I'm in the laser blue jetta.
      Last edited by MKV_Jetta808; 02-09-2012 at 01:03 AM.

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      02-09-2012 01:13 AM #3
      nice, was wondering when you would come post...this place isn't as fun as Bimmer forums, but it can get off topic just ass fast lol

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      What vegeta said.

    4. 02-09-2012 01:41 AM #4
      Thanks!

      Evilbunny? Bimmerforums... I love the peacefulness. LMAO
      I remember seeing you go with Ricky's old E90 M3. Crazy stuff!

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      02-09-2012 01:47 AM #5


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      Quote Originally Posted by .Ant View Post
      What vegeta said.

    6. 02-09-2012 02:47 AM #6
      Whooooo! Another Mk6! Represent! You gonna come out to the Friday meets? I won't be out til March cuz il be back in America but still. Good to see another 6
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      02-09-2012 04:08 AM #7
      ^ he went to one 2 fridays ago. what a small world this is, i ran his m3 a while back lol

    8. 02-09-2012 12:21 PM #8
      You guys will see me around later.y cat feels too stock right now. Can't wait to get everything squared away.

      a1234567390: yeah when you walked me was the day I considered picking up a GTI. I was blown away.

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      02-09-2012 01:05 PM #9
      I love e36 M3s, almost get me one when I got to the island.

      As far as VW, just a downpipe and a tune and you'll be hanging with almost everything under 300hp stock.

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      02-09-2012 01:25 PM #10
      Aguilar is right, it's amazing what a few particular mods would do to significantly increase power like a mofo.

      Someday I'll have my own GTI!
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    11. 02-09-2012 02:22 PM #11
      Not focused on power right now. But it'll probably be a K04 if I do start doing performance mods.

    12. 02-09-2012 02:34 PM #12
      Quote Originally Posted by koncdead View Post
      Not focused on power right now. But it'll probably be a K04 if I do start doing performance mods.
      the apr k04 kit is good for 335 wheel and 335 tq at the wheels with a tbe and intercooler .. no meth needed

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      02-09-2012 02:40 PM #13
      you need to come to the house since your stock..we'll roll fenders now. then go to chad, buy H&R coils, get some wheels and tyres. euro tails, any interior thingies you want blah blah.

      then do the K04.
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      What vegeta said.

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      02-09-2012 03:27 PM #14
      Fender rolling party?

    15. 02-09-2012 03:31 PM #15
      I already have my bags ready to be put in just waiting for the guy to do the install. The wheels I'm still undecided if I want to refinish a set of RS or try to make 10.5 et30 fit in the rear.
      On the waiting list for golf R tails.

      Will need some vagcom and fender rolling though.

    16. 02-09-2012 05:59 PM #16
      Quote Originally Posted by koncdead View Post
      I already have my bags ready to be put in just waiting for the guy to do the install. The wheels I'm still undecided if I want to refinish a set of RS or try to make 10.5 et30 fit in the rear.
      On the waiting list for golf R tails.

      Will need some vagcom and fender rolling though.
      Nice. I just put my bags in last week and they are a blast hah. RS's are an awesome idea... Anndddd R tails are the only way to go with Mk6!
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    17. 02-10-2012 12:31 AM #17
      Quote Originally Posted by Arcoden View Post
      Nice. I just put my bags in last week and they are a blast hah. RS's are an awesome idea... Anndddd R tails are the only way to go with Mk6!
      Nice! Whats your set up? Who installed and did you get notched?

    18. 02-10-2012 01:24 AM #18
      Quote Originally Posted by koncdead View Post
      Nice! Whats your set up? Who installed and did you get notched?
      Airlift front, ss5 rear, 5 gallon tank, no notch yet. I did the entire install myself lol
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    19. 02-10-2012 01:36 AM #19
      Quote Originally Posted by Arcoden View Post
      Airlift front, ss5 rear, 5 gallon tank, no notch yet. I did the entire install myself lol
      Nice. How difficult was the install and what type of management?

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      02-10-2012 01:47 AM #20
      Congrats on the buy. Did Sam and I do a shoot on your car a couple years back after the Show-n-Shine? Your bimmer looks familiar.

    21. 02-10-2012 01:54 AM #21
      Quote Originally Posted by oempls View Post
      Congrats on the buy. Did Sam and I do a shoot on your car a couple years back after the Show-n-Shine? Your bimmer looks familiar.
      Yes you did, with Ricky and Wil. You had OZ Futuras? Or Mitos?

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      02-10-2012 02:02 AM #22
      Quote Originally Posted by koncdead View Post
      Yes you did, with Ricky and Wil. You had OZ Futuras? Or Mitos?
      Yep that was me. Welcome to the darkside Andrew. I am sure I will see ya running around Ewa, I also own a white 4-door MK6.

      Congrats on the little one by the way!

    23. 02-10-2012 02:31 AM #23
      Quote Originally Posted by oempls View Post
      Yep that was me. Welcome to the darkside Andrew. I am sure I will see ya running around Ewa, I also own a white 4-door MK6.

      Congrats on the little one by the way!
      Thanks!

      Still got the wheels? If so willing to part?

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      02-10-2012 03:23 PM #24
      No I actually sold the car to a guy on the island. I know he is still rolling the wheels though. They are drilled 5x114/100. Offsets would be do-able with air though. 18x8.5 with a 35et all the way around.

    25. 02-10-2012 04:29 PM #25
      Ahh I see. Anyone think I can fit 18x10.5 +30 in the rear? Thinking about some varrstoens. Unless anyone has some deep dish or concave rims for sale? Lmk

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