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Jardo's 'Journey to quattro' - My Story...

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  1. 16Klappe
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    16Klappe RacecaR forward is RacecaR backwards. Supporter

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    Morning all, it's been a long time coming but I've gone and done it!

    Banging spec, on 175K and still putting Scooby's to shame :p

    K03s turbo,THS Performance Exhaust Manifold

    Longlife Custom exhaust, single 3" Tip exhaust with custom longlife center section.

    Turborevs front mount intercooler kit

    Forge 007p

    Forge DV relocation kit

    Forge Turbo intake pipe

    R-Tech Custom stage 2

    Custom catch tankVR6 clutch and G60 flywheel wheel upgrade

    TT steering rack

    THS uprated Engine mounts

    Weitec GT Coilovers

    H & R front and rear Anti roll bars

    S3 312mm front Brakes with drilled and grooved discs

    S3 256mm vented Rear brakes

    Brand new Goodridge braided lines

    Black Projector headlights with HID 6000k kit

    S3 front bumper

    So all in all a pretty smart ride, been in our little familyfor the past 4 years.

    Here she is :)

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    Got boost?
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    Nice car dude! What's she running?
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    Nice one klappey.
    Happy you got it.
    Hope the trip up was a good one. :)
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    Yes Scott, was awesome trip down. Got a lift with some hippy who ate too many sausages and bacon eggs! :p Thanks buddy!

    Power wise she was RR'd at R-Tech with a few faults and no V-Power at 230bhp, my logs today have it peaking at 188GPS at 26PSI, so 240bhp on V-Power.

    Still not been de-catted either :thumbsup:
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    Nice stuff buddy. 26psi! The poor little K03S must be working it's nuts off.
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    I'm starting at the back @ADI! lol
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    Lol safest place I think Joe. Let jardo & Dane go at the front.
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    I'm staying in the car park,LOL
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    After you pay me first yeah? lol
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    :thumbsup:
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    Nice car jardo.
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    dannyh Nogaro S3

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    Nice car mate and awesom spec, i hope to have mine similar to this one day, im excited to see this on the track :)
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    It's an A3 so what's all the fuss
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    True true.
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    You cant fish a fisherman Jase!!!
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    Somebody has put a lot of money into it to bring it up to slightly above standard s3 power :p

    I am surprised you didn't go for a facelift!

    I give this car a matter of months before it's in a kerb/hedge.
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    Prawn My other car is a MINI!!!!

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    FFS, I've been saying for the past 3 owners of this car, they're EIBACH ARB's. 22mm Front and 25mm Rear, none of that gay H&R **** with silly bar sizes.



    I like this pic, car in the background looks epic. any more info on it?
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    :)
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    Normally aspirated scoobys I presume?
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    I think it's the same one that tried to race me earlier, it was in the background then too...

    Hayes, is the "surprised you didn't go for a facelift" comment meant to be a joke?! :lmfao:

    Also, no Si. I found this image which sums it up quite nicely for the Turbo owners -

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    Is thats Scotts bacon and eggs i can smell or a freshly manured field???.........:cool:
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    Prawn My other car is a MINI!!!!

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    I can't lie, we had a blast earlier, and this is slightly quicker than my track car. Around a track it won't be, but in a straight line, it's pretty epic.
    Proper S3 killer this one!
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    I banned them and the sausages when I got home.
    I had to do an emergency toilet break on the way. Was not pretty.
    It was them or the tea at klappey's house.
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    I banned them and the sausages when I got home.
    I had to do an emergency toilet break on the way. Was not pretty.
    It was them or the tea at klappey's house.
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    Thing is though, for all it's fastness it isn't as cool as your track car yet.

    Needs more pops and bangs and a PROPER filter.
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    Prawn My other car is a MINI!!!!

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    Nothing is as cool as my track car :laugh:

    Still pretty epic though dude, after 3 years of wanting one, you've finally got one, and this one of all cars too.

    Good purchase indeed :)
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    Here's your A3 at the very first Audi-Sport meet at Newlands corner, organised by Nick Elvery.

    I think it was July 1st 2007, the day me and French first picked her up, on 130k. 100% standard aside from some RS4 wheels

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    Eurgh, arch gap that would offend a Jew -

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    I'm sure Audi would have a fit if they saw what had become of their beloved dealer demo car!
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    Prawn My other car is a MINI!!!!

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    I rememeber the day french rocked up at mine, and it was DECKED. he'd kept it a totaly secret from everyone. was properly awesome when he showed up dragging it along the floor!
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    Haha, quality :)
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    Dont worry Prawn, if just cast my rod on jardo thats all...:)
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    I won't bite for you Dave, you're too obvious. going to clean the life out of it tomorrow, it's not been clayed in 3 years I think! So I'll spam this thread to death with photo's then. Got the original owner coming round tomorrow!

    Me on the other hand getting an AMK engined S3 owner to lol at "215bhp" being crappy is a work of genius. (Sorry Si! :friends:)

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    Just found these pictures too!

    Ever wonder where Prawn got his carbon bonnet?

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    And Prawns got the bumper off my car haha!

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    The twins!!!

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    Ahh ah ..congrats on the purchase mate looks a clean thing...with a few niche mods....:icon_thumright:
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    yea, you can even see the scratch on the bumper that I've inherrited!

    Bonnet was a good blag for me :)

    That pic at the rollers is at SRD in Launceston, it wasnt running properly at all and made something silly like 121bhp at the wheels on CC1. haha. bit different now though!

    I'm glad you got it, this car and mine have been just about everywhere together in the last 4 years, with mine always being about a year ahead on the mods. That gives you roughly 1 year to strip it, cage it, and fit an LSD!
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    Looks really nice that mate and an awesome spec too, the S3 boys should be worried at combe with you and prawn out there, and its great for us A3 boys to see some seriously quick A3s, gives us something to aim for :) nice buy mate
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    very nice mate - love how the intercoller pipe show!
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    Some inspiration for you Danny, it's got the same wheels as yours now!

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