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    Thread: V8Star's Golf R Build

    1. Member Cozotess18's Avatar
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      09-15-2012 01:23 AM #106
      Quote Originally Posted by V8Star View Post
      My local dealer is Audi Mission Viejo, but they only have white and black. I want the white but it has to be leather, not suede. Also if I were to order it would have to be Solar Orange Which the exclusive colors are a 4 month wait..


      So, I decided to keep the R. Four months is a LONG time. It makes more sense to stay with it, I haven't completed it yet in my opinion, and with this far I might as well go all the way. Dropped it off for some window tint tonight, some good / big plans for it this winter
      So you're sticking with the R! Awesome!!! I like Solar Orange!!
      Gal with a Blue R

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      09-15-2012 03:22 AM #107
      All California R's must be stage 4 before they are complete ! ( :
      2012 CSG 2 DR NAV/SR | Tuning: 4 Seasons | Mocal oil cooler | APR STG 2+ (w/mobile program switching) | STG 3ish Clutch | Devils Own WMI | HPA Gen 4 Switchable Controller | Autotech HPFP | Billy Boat Down Pipe | Volant Intake | Neuspeed SS | BSH stage 2 engine/tranny/pendulum mounts | Badge-less grill + notch fill/paint | 6LB Braille battery | VWR Sport Springs + Koni Yellows | Neuspeed F and R sway | ("Build" Thread) | #731 ( :

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      09-15-2012 07:24 AM #108
      Good man, for all we know you might of regretted it. Happened to some on here, granted it was with other vehicles though =P
      I drive a 2012 VW Golf R / United Motorsport

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      09-15-2012 09:48 AM #109
      Good to hear you're sticking with the R for a while. Always look forward to your updates.


      Sent from my Golf R while hooning around like a boss.

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      09-15-2012 10:07 AM #110
      Good to hear you are sticking it out, but no one could blame you for an upgrade to the TT/RS.

      You have a great build...I think almost exactly what a majority of us aspire to do to our R's.

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      09-15-2012 10:35 AM #111
      Quote Originally Posted by V8Star View Post
      My local dealer is Audi Mission Viejo, but they only have white and black. I want the white but it has to be leather, not suede. Also if I were to order it would have to be Solar Orange Which the exclusive colors are a 4 month wait..


      So, I decided to keep the R. Four months is a LONG time. It makes more sense to stay with it, I haven't completed it yet in my opinion, and with this far I might as well go all the way. Dropped it off for some window tint tonight, some good / big plans for it this winter
      '12 Golf R 2D Rising Blue #1026
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      09-15-2012 10:37 AM #112
      I've actually sat in, rode in, and driven a ttrs. I didn't get to really get on it while driving though, since it wasn't my car...
      If I had the money to upgrade to one, I'd trade the r in a heartbeat...
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      09-16-2012 01:48 AM #113
      Thanks everyone. Picked it up from the tint shop today, even in 100 degree socal weather.. Pulls pretty nicely. I haven't driven it all week

      Washed it tonight, going to a socal show (dubfest) tomorrow. Will have some nice current pictures up soon
      Suzuka TTRS - Carbon Mirrors - Ecodes - Recaros - Schroths - Weichers Cage - HREs - Revo Stage 2 - Nitroux Express - Scorpion TBE - CTS FMIC - H&R - EBC

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      09-16-2012 09:02 AM #114
      Quote Originally Posted by V8Star View Post
      So, I decided to keep the R. Four months is a LONG time. It makes more sense to stay with it, I haven't completed it yet in my opinion, and with this far I might as well go all the way. Dropped it off for some window tint tonight, some good / big plans for it this winter

    10. 09-27-2012 04:36 PM #115
      n/a

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      09-27-2012 06:19 PM #116
      Quote Originally Posted by ignitionlive View Post
      All California R's must be stage 4 before they are complete ! ( :
      they sure are

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      09-27-2012 11:47 PM #117
      Quote Originally Posted by -YZ- View Post
      n/a
      Not entirely sure what you mean?
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      10-07-2012 03:17 AM #118
      Some current pictures I took of it. It is 100% for sale now, I made up my mind.


















      Suzuka TTRS - Carbon Mirrors - Ecodes - Recaros - Schroths - Weichers Cage - HREs - Revo Stage 2 - Nitroux Express - Scorpion TBE - CTS FMIC - H&R - EBC

    14. 10-07-2012 03:13 PM #119
      omg r u selling it? if its for the ttrs then i completely understand........ p.s i want ur brake set up, can u provide the details?
      Last edited by riderbmx4; 10-07-2012 at 03:21 PM.

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      10-07-2012 04:09 PM #120
      Any chance of that new exhaust video (like your first one but with the added downpipe) you mentioned doing before it goes?

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      10-07-2012 04:15 PM #121
      Quote Originally Posted by riderbmx4 View Post
      omg r u selling it? if its for the ttrs then i completely understand........ p.s i want ur brake set up, can u provide the details?
      Attempting to sell it outright the way it sits, but if it comes down to parting I will let you know on the brakes. Would sell front setup and rear rotors as a kit since they match.

      Quote Originally Posted by XSSIVE View Post
      Any chance of that new exhaust video (like your first one but with the added downpipe) you mentioned doing before it goes?
      I will definitely be doing that before it goes. My brother's GoPro mount broke, but I will ask a buddy if I can borrow his this week.
      Suzuka TTRS - Carbon Mirrors - Ecodes - Recaros - Schroths - Weichers Cage - HREs - Revo Stage 2 - Nitroux Express - Scorpion TBE - CTS FMIC - H&R - EBC

    17. 10-07-2012 06:15 PM #122
      Quote Originally Posted by V8Star View Post
      Attempting to sell it outright the way it sits, but if it comes down to parting I will let you know on the brakes. Would sell front setup and rear rotors as a kit since they match.



      I will definitely be doing that before it goes. My brother's GoPro mount broke, but I will ask a buddy if I can borrow his this week.
      Much appreciated I got dips on the whole brake set up front n back

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