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My latest mod.

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by jojo, Jun 29, 2013.

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    jojo S3 Drift King! Staff Member Moderator

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    Just came through the post! :)

    [​IMG]

    Not got time to fit it today, and I'm going on a trip tomorrow, so you'll have to wait for the 'fitted' pics.
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    You're fitting a pool table in your S3!?

    Pretty cool :) lol
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    Daaaamn, you let the cat out the bag!
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    ScottD3 I want your faulty electronics

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    My new mod.
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    ScottD3 I want your faulty electronics

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    which is?

    Apart from a mod thats new.
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    Not sure, it's still in the box unopened. Hopefully it's what I ordered.
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    ScottD3 I want your faulty electronics

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    I hope its worth it.
    If its some gauge or a set of bulbs I'll be really disappointed.
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    Will it actually be fitted this year....unlike the tie arms that I remember you purchased and didn't fit for ages? Lol

    (don't know how you do it, have mods sitting there and not put on!)
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    You've put a moderator in a box !
    Mann they're gonna be pi$$ed when you let them out !
    Your gonna be banned ;)
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    They will be fitted for GTI Inters for sure, it would be tricky to drive without it fitted.
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    The Mods can't Ban each other! I tried it! :laugh:
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    Ok then have you photoshopped a massive box containing a geezer on a lambretta with Ox blood dm's and a target on his back , to make it seem as though its quite small and sitting on a pool table ?
    ;)
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    I'd be happy with just the box. Its an awesome looking box, my advice is not to open it in case you end up dissapointed :)
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    Ooh, just opened it to inspect, it's the correct item!
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    I already have Brembo's with DS2500's up front and 308mm ECS stage1 rears, what else you think needs improving on my brakes?
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    Fbmfsw? :) x
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    Turbo...
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    petrol can, cos he ran out down the road delivering takeaways,lol
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    Wtf does that mean that!?

    6 letter acronym! Lol x
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    Flat bottomed multi function steering wheel.

    And no it isn't!
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    Flat bottom multi function steering wheel. :) x
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    Is it a Revo remap so you can race me ?
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    blur or competition haldex
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    It will probably give me 0.1 secs on the strip!

    I have a Haldex Performance Controller in a bag somewhere waiting to be fitted! Doubt I will get it on before GTI Inters though, it's quite tricky to fit.
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    is it your ego then:haha:
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    Something fragile?
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    Nah it's easy. A bit of string for pulling the cable through and then there's a "nack" to sliding the controller in and out. Generally pretty easy and easily done within an hour including a haldex service while you're there!
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    It's easy if you have a ramp, trick on axle stands on your drive! Lol
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    We have a winner!
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    That's exactly how I did it (twice, had to replace the gasket). Forgot to mention in the previous post but you also need an elastic band to hold the gasket to the controller. Chop it off once you get the bolts in a couple of turns.

    Fair play though. If you're anything like me, I just can't be arsed to do some jobs on the car these days.
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    Gops 6th gear @7000rpm

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    :)
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    Supply of underpants for your "drifting" days :shrug:
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    Are you suggesting all my underwear have skidmarks on them? :fart:

    This man knows.
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    Nope.

    I wish it was one of these! :laugh:
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    The box size is a bit deceptive, the snooker table it's on is a tiny one that my son plays on! It's the size of an S2K air filter.
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