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chris1988brown's 170 s-line

Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by chris1988brown, Feb 15, 2010.

  1. 4NT

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    Massive thumbs up from me, what a change, you either have money to burn or you really love your car a lot!!!!

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  3. Sarah's A3

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    Wow, very very nice..... looks soooo sexy in that colour combo!
    Bet you are a very happy bunny!!!! :yum:
     
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    That looks loads better!:w00t:
     
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    Takes a lot of balls to respray a car that new mate ... and the result's awesome!

    You must be well chuffed?

    Chris
     
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    I guessed correct with the colour!

    looks awesome, If I had the cash to buy an S3 it would be orange, If i won the lottery my Murcielago would also be orange!

    Orange just rocks!
     
  7. chris1988brown

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    wow cheers for all the amazin commnets

    i got the car resprayed to to there was alot of imperfection in the body work and paint work and i love my cars and always want them at there best so got a full respray in my perfect colour lol.
    i dnt have money to burn lol its just i take alot of pride in my cars and have the moddin bug big time.
    also my car has 100k on the clock so even tho its only 07 you could see it had done the miles in the bosy work.
    the work is 2nd to none and is an amazing job, it was done my body technical limited in grangetown middlesbrough next door to were i work, got thw whole job at a cracking price due to knowin the bloke really well and he does alot of work for my dads company.

    over all im am over tho moon ive only had the car since november and it is exactly how i want it
    up next is the s3 front brake conversion im gettin of gaz m and a new head unit then later more power inc full engine rebuild but atm i love the power it has so that will be very distant future

    cheers chris
     
  8. I'mRonBurgundy?

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    Looks great. Did you consider doing the gloss black details matt? I think that would look pretty cool.

    Presumably you meant to site the s-line badges at the front? Should do those black too.
     
  9. chris1988brown

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    no i wanted to do it all gloss black m8 to match my wheels, just need to do inside the head lights at some point

    ye m8 i did just to to make it a little diffrent and tbh i refer them there, can you get the s-line badges in black? if so you got part no's

    cheers
     
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    Very nice Chris bloody bright!
    How long have you had Miltek DPF delete done dude? What i think of it?

    Cheers
    Dan
     
  11. I'mRonBurgundy?

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    Don't think so but would have thought it a fairly simple bit of DIY
     
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    cheers m8

    ive had the dpf delete since jan, and it is awsome the differance is to much for words honestly, get it done
     
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    That looks awesome! well done dude
     
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    Wow, stunning!
     
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    I was thinking of the DPF delete when my car *finally* arrives, but does it smoke under load or anything? I just can't be bothered with a smoke screen is all, especially as I have already organised a re-map and apparently that makes it worse?
     
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    Chris, did they do the engine bay in Solar Orange too?
     
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    with the tuning i have had done, the car smokes a little until on boost, however it isnt bad enought to see it thorugh the rear screen, i'll try and get a vid at some point so you can see also hear it, deffo worth doing tho makes a huge differance

    beanoir - yes all the engine bay is solar orange too, it is even done to the same finish as the exterior as he knows i attend shows
     
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    lovely but absolutely stunning car :) good job :)
     
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    Well done Chris with your car, you have spent alot of time dedication on it, thumds up from me pal, the coloue is well sexy.
    I too have the modding bug which cost's me a fortune as you will know about.
     
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    cheers guys, ye lee i know exactly what its like lol
     
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    Did they do the colour change without removing the glass? Not ideal, as however good the masking job, the paint doesn't get right behind the rubbers, and there's always a danger of it peeling from around there.

    Looks good though, the gloss black touches make it.
     
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    for all taking the windows out is too, i had mine removed when i resprayed mine, forgot about eth fuel cap, however the bodyshop got that stripped for me everything else was bare
     
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    no they didnt remove the windows as i told them not to, also he pealed the rubber over and stuck them down then masked, he has done a gr8 job as when you pull the rubber back now it is orange right behind with no sign of the old colour, i no its not ideal but, imo thought it was pointless removin them and unnessasary expence
     
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    Bugsy_27 Vorsprung Durch Technik

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    The car looks great Chris, much better improvement! got any other visual mods planned?
     
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    cheers mate, only other visual mod planned is do the inside of the head lights gloss black, ogthere than that the exterior is finished
     
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    The skirts rear diffuser work with the S-Line front, wicked job man.
     
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    cheers m8 just stickin some much better pics up
     
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    Great pics. Have you considered some sort of pin-striping on the wheels in solar? Either around the edge of the rim or to outline each of the 5 spokes? I just think it would give the wheels a nice bit of detail.
     
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    cheers m8, tbh i havnt i was continplating doin the center caps gloss black with solar auid rings
     
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    chris breezy your car is awesome man. Its a good feeling when your walking back to your car from somewhere and you see its completely immaculate paint job all around. Not a scratch in sight. I bet you turn heads wherever you go! How long did the work take and have you ever modified a car to this xtent b4?

    Get yourself the 2009 rear lights, son!
     
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    cheers m8 much apprecitated, ye i do have that feeling now and yes alot of people seam to stop and stare now lol, ye i have a husge moddin bug lol my last car i was goona get sparyed ford electric orange but decided to get a better car and do a better job moddin with more power to stare with:)

    are the 09 rear light a straight swap? if so i wouldnt mind a pair

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    oh and the work took 6days
     
  35. Garf

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    as said in other thread, very nice.

    i get my stuff sprayed at body tech, best place to go around us.
     
  36. N8

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    09 lights + de-wiper and the outside is sorted imo
     
  37. 4NT

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    Just seen your updated pics! Looks even better now, nice shots too. Nice.... :o.k:
     
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    breath taking as said beofre that is one serious A3
     
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    cheers for the gr8ncomments guys, n8 are the 09 rears a straight swap?

    garf- i cant recomend body tech enough ste is awsome, glad u think the same:)
     
  40. sulaiman

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    a3 looks lush in orange!
     
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    Thats one serious makeover, looks ace mate :)
     
  42. N8

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    Yes they are, made the old ones looks manky!
     

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