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    Thread: Am I To Old for an Air Suspension

    1. Member AXO's Avatar
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      02-17-2012 01:56 PM #1
      I am infatuated with the look of a GTI with aftermarket wheels and an Air Suspension installed. I am 45 years old . My daughter's High School Friends all Love my GTI . As one of them told her " Your Dad drives a GTI, That's Cool as ****!".

      Anyway I want to get one for two reasons, 1.) I love the look when it is Slammed. 2.) It several seconds to revert it back to stock height. My wife already thinks I am immature .

      Should I got for it, or just get adjustable Coils?

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    2. 02-17-2012 02:01 PM #2
      If stupid crap makes you happy, invest in stupid crap. If silly crap makes you happy, invest in silly crap. If you're all about srs bsns, invest in srs bsns.
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      02-17-2012 02:02 PM #3
      I'm 19 bro im too old for air.
      Cut springs all day!
      but if you want to be a cool mk6 kid like the rest of the mkvi forum....
      YOU MUST HAVE AIR and "railroad tires" lol

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      02-17-2012 02:05 PM #4
      get coils.

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      02-17-2012 02:09 PM #5
      Do it. It'll just show how diverse the vw stance community is. Plus brownie points from all your kids friends.

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      02-17-2012 02:11 PM #6
      Only if you buy some wide wheels and tires that are too narrow to compliment it. But seriously, whatever floats your boat.

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      02-17-2012 02:11 PM #7
      Go for it. You only live once, and your already halfway through living
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      02-17-2012 02:18 PM #8
      Thanks AXO for taking all the fun out of my hobby. Off to go ask my kids what they think...

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      02-17-2012 02:19 PM #9
      Bags for Bitches... Get coilovers....

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      02-17-2012 02:24 PM #10
      I am 48 and can't imagine slamming my car. I think it looks totally stupid, but then again....I am 48. But f#@k it, do what you want to do.

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      02-17-2012 02:25 PM #11
      Quote Originally Posted by Rascal99 View Post
      I am 48 and can't imagine slamming my car. I think it looks totally stupid, but then again....I am 48. But f#@k it, do what you want to do.
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      02-17-2012 02:27 PM #12
      Quote Originally Posted by Rascal99 View Post
      I am 48 and can't imagine slamming my car. I think it looks totally stupid, but then again....I am 48. But f#@k it, do what you want to do.
      They called "mid age crises" ......

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      02-17-2012 02:48 PM #13
      Do it. I'm 40 and sometimes get the felling that my car is a bit "immature" for my age, even though it's pretty conservative. However, when i open the garage door and have pride in my ride, i say f*** it...

    14. 02-17-2012 03:21 PM #14
      Life is too short. Do what you want!
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      02-17-2012 03:33 PM #15
      Coilovers. Air suspension belongs on a Kenworth.
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      02-17-2012 03:50 PM #16
      Quote Originally Posted by 11VW View Post
      Coilovers. Air suspension belongs on a Kenworth.
      after going air, coilovers arent even an option.
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      02-17-2012 04:00 PM #17
      haha AXO i aspire to be in your situation some day, i think it's pretty awesome if you want to bag your car, i say go for it

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      02-17-2012 04:04 PM #18
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    19. 02-17-2012 04:50 PM #19
      Do it!

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      02-17-2012 07:41 PM #20
      Get air. Your old bones will appreciate the comfort level.
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      02-17-2012 08:17 PM #21
      Quote Originally Posted by bubuski View Post
      Get air. Your old bones will appreciate the comfort level.
      Hahahahaaaaaa...good one....

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      02-17-2012 08:35 PM #22
      I'm 51 and can appreciate the look of a slammed GTi but own one nah. KO4 or APR 3+ and the appropriate suspension... well my old bones would just have to adjust I guess . YMMV of course.
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      02-17-2012 08:45 PM #23
      Air suspension is stupid and a waste of money.
      how come a transvestite donkey witch is next to you and why is it wearing a dress?

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      02-17-2012 08:55 PM #24
      Quote Originally Posted by what View Post
      Air suspension is stupid and a waste of money.
      great point
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      02-17-2012 09:30 PM #25
      Deal with it.
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