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My First Post with a little Upgrade

Foggy34 Jun 12, 2014

  1. Foggy34

    Foggy34 New Member

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    Hi All I purchased my A3 2.0 TFSI S-Line Special Edition a couple of weeks ago and decided the headlights needed upgrading almost straight away as I couldn't stand the 'yellow tint' from the originals.

    I purchased these off Ebay OSRAM W5W 501 HALOGEN 12V 5W COOL BLUE INTENSE SIDE LIGHT NUMBER PLATE CAR BULBS | eBay

    I was a little sceptical when buying them with the advertisement 'cool blue', however they give off a nice crisp white light when on.
    My nightbreaker Plus arrive today having read good reviews on them.

    Thanks
     
  2. Lewbo

    Lewbo Well-Known Member

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    Hi welcome to the site, least you went for the best engine, if it isn't already mapped then get it done. It's a different animal afterwards..
    LEDs are always a nice upgrade over halogens, get some pics up.

    If you any info just give us a shout, always happy to help.
     
  3. Foggy34

    Foggy34 New Member

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    Hi, thanks for the reply i've spent a lot of time reading up on here and I plan on having a re-map at some point for sure. I live near JBS tuning in chesterfield so will be taking her down there for a re-map :), figures on here state I could see close to 250bhp with a stage one :).
     
  4. Jet2004uk

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    Oh yes, you should notice the difference :hubbahubba:
     
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  5. Lewbo

    Lewbo Well-Known Member

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    Yes your looking around 250 horses, really nice upgrade. One thing I will warn you off is you will start spending plenty of monies once having a look around here. I've owned various a3/s3 since 2009 and spent cash on every one since I joined here haha. But now I can retrofit anything I want which is also good lol.
     
  6. Jet2004uk

    Jet2004uk Active Member

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    Yes this is the dark side of the force, reach out with your feelings and it will cost you money lol
     
  7. Foggy34

    Foggy34 New Member

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    haha, well at 34 id kind of decided I was to old for modding...but the bug definetley woke up in me once I joined here.
     
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  8. S3Alex

    S3Alex Rarely neutral Team Ibis TFSI Owners Group Gold Supporter Audi S3 DSG

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    Never too old for that,believe me.

    I said I wasn't going to modify mine,but look where that ended up.
     
  9. Foggy34

    Foggy34 New Member

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    WOW!!! Got to say bud, having been around car forums and modding for around 15 years that is the finest build I've seen (seriously).
    10/10 fella, kept it low key in appearance but under the bonnet and everywhere else is immense.
     
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  10. S3Alex

    S3Alex Rarely neutral Team Ibis TFSI Owners Group Gold Supporter Audi S3 DSG

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    Thank you very much!

    I can only take a little bit of credit,as the bulk of it belongs to AMD,and to a couple of friends from Europe,who manage to make me spend more each time,but have builds of their own that I can only aspire to.

    This forum and VAGOC gave me so much help when I arrived,that I've got to thank everyone for that also.
     
  11. Jet2004uk

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    I can only afford to upgrade my fluffy dice :sob:
     
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    oh, may of been remapped too :hubbahubba:
     
  13. S3Alex

    S3Alex Rarely neutral Team Ibis TFSI Owners Group Gold Supporter Audi S3 DSG

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    The dice?

    LOL

    It's just the start of a wallet breaking trail!
     
  14. Jet2004uk

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    I came here to get help and all these storm troopers make me do is spend spend spend lol great bunch of lads here really
     
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    dude if you never had your dice remapped you havnt lived lmao
     

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