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Im new heres my car

aaerica Jun 24, 2005

  1. aaerica

    aaerica New Member

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    Hi im new round here so thought id introduce myself !

    I have an audi A4 1.8t Sport thats been standard for too long so i thought it was time for some changes Ive fitted Audi A8 monoblock wheels FK silverline coilovers and some ice heres some pics let me know what you think !

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  2. audisean

    audisean New Member

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    Wow.....look really neat with A8 Monoblock alloys

    oh and welcome to this site

    Sean
     
  3. PaulJC84

    PaulJC84 Owner

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    Looking good!!! V. smart with the A8 alloys.

    Where about in the UK are you?

    Cheers
     
  4. TDI-line

    TDI-line Uber Post Whore Team Floret Silver quattro Audi A3 Black Edition TDi

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    Very nice motor Phil, and welcome to the forum. /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/beerchug.gif
     
  5. imported_nadger

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    nice motor m8, i always wanted those wheels for my satin silver golf 4 but never found them, sold it now so im not jealous honestly, Lol
     
  6. duane

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    Nice one.... Where did you get your suspension set up and how much? /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/cool.gif
     
  7. docurley

    docurley Moderator Staff Member Moderator

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    Agreed car looks tight.
     
  8. madkebab

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    Looks sweet, liking the colour alot.
     
  9. hop2407

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    Very Nice Phil
     
  10. CJ A4

    CJ A4 Active Member

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    Nice to see something different from the norm Phil /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/ok.gif welcome to the forum also /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/beerchug.gif
     
  11. imported_Yaseen

    imported_Yaseen Guest

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    welcome /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/beerchug.gif

    Always seen those wheels on overdone german a4`s.

    looks good on standard body /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/smile.gif How much did the wheels set you back?
     
  12. Markey

    Markey Active Member

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    Nice mate, you got any plans to mod the engine?
     
  13. aaerica

    aaerica New Member

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    i picked up the wheels for £300 on ebay about a year ago were i right bargain !

    The suspension was £500 and is
    Fk highsoprts in stainless steel (Silverlines)
    My dad and I fitted it,I was quite lucky with the heights, i set them up before going on the car with 60 mill of adjustment left on the fronts and put the rear platforms in the middle and that is how it turned out.

    Engine mods will have to wait as im 22 and the insurance isnt the best as it is, but when im bored of it and the premium has reduced ill get it chipped and probably use a k04 turbo

    Thanks for all your positive comments !
     
  14. imported_Yaseen

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    Phil

    can you email me hi-res versions of the 1st and 3rd pic please. Want to photoshop them onto mine to see how they look.

    Had only previously seen them chromed on b5`s which looked naff- but left alone as yours look great.

    £300 is a bargain!
     
  15. dummi

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    look sweet dude, loving that brandy wine colour gonna have that on part of my other car, good choice /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/laugh.gif, probably the only colour you could possibly pull of gold with if you wanted
     
  16. welcome mate and ppl say i hope i dont have to use my boot again i think they should be saying it to you lol

    sweet install mate /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/smile.gif
     
  17. dummi

    dummi smoking a6

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    hope you never need your boot again /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/blush.gif really like your install i want to make a rack for my amps have something look as good as you guys's installs, don't know why i missed that pic, good job on the style really liking it /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/ok.gif
     
  18. aaerica

    aaerica New Member

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    im used to not having a boot my last car (below)

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    had ice in the boot too it is a pain sometimes not being able to carry things in there but im happy with the way it looks. Gonna clean the inside of the car out tomorrow and take some pics theres some little details in the cabin too. Basically getting it ready for VW Festival in leeds on sunday anyone going ?
     
  19. Welcome to the forum Phil, very nice looking car. Love those rims.

    How do you find the Coilovers?

    I'm looking to buy a set very soon and the FK Silverlines are high on my list... did you go for the Silverline or Silverline X with adjustable damping? The car looks low as hell already and you say there is 60mm of adjustment left on the front!? Awesome... How much left at the back? And how did you manage to get them so cheap!?

    Best of luck with all your future mods and at VW Festival tomorrow /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/smile.gif

    Best wishes

    Tim
     
  20. aaerica

    aaerica New Member

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    I got the Coilovers from Venom Motorsport they are Silverline (not damper adjustable) and were 420 + vat (about 490 inclusive) and came with free delivery. They do the non stainless version for 420 all in

    Theres 60 mm of adjustment left at the front and 45 mm left at the back. The ride if firm as you would expect but still comfortable. My car only has 50k on the clock and you can tell the advantage of running new suspension it dosent crash over bumps etc.
     
  21. Interesting... Venom offer group buys /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/wink.gif
     

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