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Dark Vader Half Sibling - My Lava Grey A3 - on Bentleys, lowered etc

Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by Ash B, Oct 5, 2010.

  1. Farhan
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    ash as mentioned before, the car looks epic. I was waiting for a while for some better quality photos of your motor as the phone pics did not do it any justice. The lava grey looks proper deep keep at it
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    The Older S3 front is just unbeatable IMHO
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    I'm surprised there's a lack of people mocking my ride height, thought there would be allot more that 1 remark
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    sooooo when you lowering it then james lmao , how is it up there in space in your 4x4 height a3 allroad , better mate hahaha only joking dude your car looks awesome
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    Nice one Nath :) Haha i want a decent camera once im working


    Haha yeah i do :laugh: We will let you know wont be till end of July anyway. I may go inters if i got the extra money for fuel.

    Nice one warr, yeah i want spacers all round will get some once i have spare cash.


    Cheers:) :laugh: haha thanks good to know

    Thanks :happy: I know phone or digital camera dont do the colour of the car any favours. Quite pleased how the paint work came out in the camera. Was a lovely day as well.

    Agree prefer the 8P2 S3 front bumper would look mean with 8P3 headlights lol

    :laugh: its not that bad.

    :laugh:
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    It looked terrible up against Ash's, didn't think it was that bad until they were put up alongside each other haha

    It will happen though, rather concentrate on paying off first though, it's then I can make the changes.
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    imagine what the standard cars look like then mate as your is the s-line so lower anyway , yeah fair enough im still paying off my finance lol
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    It's really irritating now (thanks Ash haha), I'll battle through though
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    Sorry:crying: lol


    p.s love the sig :happy:
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    No panic haha
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    oh yeah just thought you should know as all the other pics are blanked out i can see your reg no in your sig pic just thought i would let you know if you didnt know that already bud
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    'Keen 'eck Ash you polished that up a treat, I'm a big Ibis fan but Lava grey owes you a debt of gratitude for the job you've done there!
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    Yeah cheers Fran, not overly bothered as there's other pictures here with the registration on full show.

    Thanks for pointing it out to everyone though haha
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    lol no prob dude glad i could help haha
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    Ash, what happened to your bonnet? looks like it isnt level with the bumper?
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    :wub: Cheers Rich. Quite suprised how good the paint work looks in the photos. She defo needs a good detail though

    Do you know when you open the bonnet and on either side there those little rubber things you can turn? I got to adjust them fella
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    you know where i am ash ;)
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    Seriously loving your latest pics Ash, car looks lush!
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    Looks wicked Ash. I definitely need to get my black edition lowered yours looks perfect height!!!!

    Is the black edition standard height?
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    yeah it is lance
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    I wish everyone would stop mocking my ride height haha
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    Had a package delivered not long ago :happy: Will upload photo's in a bit :)
    [​IMG]


    PM me a price Fran :)

    Thanks :) I'm pretty pleased with them myself. Will probably have another shoot in the next fortnight with a few new mods:happy:

    Cheers Lance :) Yeah James BE at standard right height. It only looks high as mine so low though.
    Think what my car looks like up against another SE or Sport lol. Hurry up and lower your car will look sweet
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    haha not mocking it, my Black Edition is the same height but never parked next to such a low rider as Ash's and its just help me decide coilovers are a must now.

    I do love to see a White 3 door BE most including my brothers are sportbacks.
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    Definitely mate its got to be done. First I think im going to get a double exhaust and possible S3 rear end. Hate the single exhaust ive got.
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    come on ash what is it!!?
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    Ok here are two photo's :happy: My 8P2 S3 Optic grill will be for sale soon. PM me if any one interested.

    [​IMG]

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    Yeah double exhaust always looks better. I'm sure George is selling an 8P3 facelift valance if thats any use to you.


    Photos above fella :)
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    Very Horny!! u must show us how you make it fit!!
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    That's going to look very nice Ash ......:hubbahubba:
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    Can't wait to see this fitted. Gonna look sweeeet!
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    Awesome ash!!! Where did u get it from and do they do an 8p3 one???
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    is that an Rs6 its what im after lol i was searching Matt Andrews thread to see if they need altering .
    look forward to seeing this fitted
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    Yeah Steve it is :happy: Yeah its not a straight fit the RS6 grill bigger and different design.
    Will just take it both grills a part, an user an S3 outer grill and the RS6 honeycomb section be a bit of cutting involved.

    Bought it on Ebay of Aberdeen Audi :) They are not a straight fit fella its an C6 RS6 grill.

    Same fella will look sweet :)

    Yeah will do fella

    Cheers fella:happy:
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    will do matey
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    wow grill looks awesome mate !
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    Be interesting to see how It looks. Definitely interested in doing it if not too much hassle. Was it expensive understand if u don't want to say the price.
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    This will be interesting
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    :thumbsuo:

    Cheers fella

    I got the grill for a bargain brand new £135 cslled my local dealer to check part number was correct and price just over £400. Was just gonna wait till an rs4 grill popped up on ebay as they are cheaper and see them a lot more missed out on one for £115 last week. But when I saw this thought I have to get it plus no recess :haappy: Called a garage who done a friends rs4 grill they wanted over £350 :laugh: having a laugh.


    It will be :)
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    did you get that msg not all of them are getting through for some reason lol
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    What material is the mesh Ash ?
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    Yeah got it :thumbsup: Will let you know when wont be till the grill on and de-wipe the rear as i'll get some spacers then.

    Its a plastic material Steve

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