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Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by Gibby, Dec 15, 2013.

  1. Gibby

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    Hi guys. Thought I would introduce myself. I have been looking at the forum for the past 2 weeks since I bought my Audi. My names Matthew from North east of Scotland.

    I have a 2003 Silver S3 BAM engine. The previous owner carried out all the work to the car. I believe he received alot of information from here. The work was carried by an engine specialist I has all receipts etc to prove this.

    The car has:

    forged con rods (riffle drilled),acl race bearings,new piston rings, wossner pistons, forged bottom end

    large port AGU head fitted with new valve stem seals and guides

    turbo dynamics k04 stage 2 hybrid

    relentless 3inch down pipe and 200cell race cat
    miltek 2.75inch cat back
    Brembo gt junior calipers

    3inch turbo intake pipe
    forged silicone boost pipes

    neuspeed quick shifter
    da-31 inline fuel pump
    front mount intercooler (massive) 3inch in/out reduced too 2.5inch!

    forge 007p d/v
    uprated clutch and pressure plate fitted on 21/02/2013 (carbon kevlar clutch)

    cambelt brand new just fitted

    custom remaped running 296bhp!! pulls like a train maxed out injectors but more than sufficent fueldelivery pressure!!!

    (Taken from advert when bought car)

    now the previous owner has told me he turned the actuator down by 2 turns at the moment. The car every now again at part throttle goes into limp mode. Now I think its running standard injectors. Also the previous owner says the car has a pretty big boost spike.

    My plan is to turn the actuator up 2 turns, fit 550cc injectors and get a custom remap. I was wondering if anyone could recommend a mapper to suit my needs :). I hear good things about RTech and Badger5.

    Thanks
     
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  3. Gibby

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    Some Photos :)
    agu head.JPG head 2.JPG engine.JPG engine 2.JPG
     
  4. cecilthesausage

    cecilthesausage ...It's Never Finished...

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    Hello mate and welcome... At least someone else has ploughed all the cash into it.... All you need to do is tweek it... Whereabouts are you in Scotland.... Badger5 and RTech are a good old drive away.... Get some pics up....
     
  5. Gibby

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    some pics of the car
     

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    Welcome along!
     
  7. Gibby

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    The drive away doesn't bother me mate.
     
  8. Sandra

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    thanks im going to one shortly
     
  10. Sandra

    Sandra MODERATOR
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    Hi Gibby, yes i just saw your post down in the Scotland section. :) X
     
  11. Gibby

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    can anyone help haha
     
  12. jojo

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    Welcome to ASN mate, so it's you who who went all the way to Halesowen to this pick car up! Hope it was a good drive back!
     
  13. Gibby

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    thats me mate. do you know the car?
     
  14. jojo

    jojo Looking for Boost!
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    Unfortunately, the forum doesn't know the car, but I do recognise it from a previous post here.

    http://www.audi-sport.net/vb/general-chat/204765-audi-s3-timewaster-thief.html

    I hope you got it for a good price, and it brings lots of joy for you though. :icon_thumright:

    I've had mine for 12 years, and it sill gave me a huge grin today driving it! :racer:
     
  15. ijgreer

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    Remember reading the thread about the seller time wasting! Hopefully you got it for a good price as well!
     
  16. Gibby

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    yeah I got it for cheaper than it was advertised :). alot of time been spent on the car :) just need to finish the project :).
     
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  17. Gibby

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    had an eventful drive home let's say that hahs
     
  18. Gibby

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    u got agu head by any chance?
     
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    i know that car its been ragged to ,uck by the owner
     
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    its also been clocked back by ak diagnostics
     
  21. Gibby

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    haha I will still have fun in it :). thousands have been spent in the last year
     
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  23. Gibby

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    engines built to take a hidden every now and now :)
     
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  24. Sandra

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    If your happy, that's all that matters. :) x
     
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  25. Gibby

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    engine is capable of taking 500bhp so can run 300bhp all day long surely
     

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