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MY MK1 GOLF GTi

Discussion in 'The Project Room' started by MRTMK1, Jan 4, 2010.

  1. MRTMK1
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    [Jan 4, 2010]
    HI Everyone.

    Well im new to this site and just worked out how to upload some pics so thought i would upload my golf pics.

    Iv had this car for over 2 years now and finaly got it back on its wheels over the xmas hols.

    I couldnt list the work that has gone into getting it to the stage it is now and colnt of done it with out the help of my brother.

    Enjoy:yes: :yes: :yes:

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  3. IN 2 Deep
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    IN 2 Deep Hoonigan

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    [Jan 5, 2010]
    Very nice mate, love your work! Always had a soft spot for a MK1 myself, I owned a brand new one when i lived in South Africa! What is going to power this beauty?
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    [Jan 5, 2010]
    Well went i got it, It already had a audi 80 engine 2lt 8v dropped in the front so not going to change it just give it some well deserved tlc and a rebuild.


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    IN 2 Deep Hoonigan

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    [Jan 5, 2010]
    Sounds good to me fella, I will be watching this intently keep up the good work :thumbsup:
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    Nilz Defo worth the wait :)

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    [Jan 6, 2010]
    Wow, looking good, always loved a nice looking White Golf, even more so that its the Mark 1, looking forward to the finished product :)
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  7. bad-vw-boy
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    [Jan 20, 2010]
    Looks sweet mate, having just finished my mk1 cabrio , i can appreciate the level of work it takes:rock:
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    crazy88 Loving the anonymity

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    [Jan 21, 2010]
    Wow, that's a really nice car dude, and looks very well done indeed! Is the last picture where you are at now, or have you progressed since then?
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    [Jan 28, 2010]
    looks nice mate.i liked it before you started it to.lol
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    rasA4 Four Rings Mafia Specialist

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    [Feb 12, 2010]
    looks cool any bigger pics?
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    [Apr 24, 2010]
    Hi mate, loving your work, just about to put the same 2.0L in my Mk1 Cab - really struggling with what cam belt cover to use. Are you running with one? if so PLEASE :blush: can i have the part numbers for the top and bottom sections?

    Apparently i'll have to cut around the mk1 engine mount .......?:shrug:

    You could save me quite a few sleepless nights here...:sorry:

    Cheers.
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    [May 15, 2010]
    hi, i have a 2.0 g60 mk1 golf and im after a roll cage for obvious reasons! where did you get yours?
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    [Oct 21, 2010]
    cracking work mate
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    CHRIS555 DOPE with added OCD

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    [Oct 26, 2010]
    Love it mate - spent hours checking these over at Edition 38 this year - love them!
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    [Jan 1, 2011]
    looks awsome mate ive got a mk1 campaign ive had it just over 12 mths and its in the bare shell stage, it just seems to have ground to a halt, ive got a 2.0 16v p+p head bottom end lightened and balanced with the crank knife edged, seeing your build gives me the enthusiasm to start again, excellent post mate, cheers
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    [Jan 7, 2011]
    Guigiaro is the man.
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    [Feb 6, 2011]
    very clean

    good job on the floor pans nd paint :p
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    [May 1, 2011]
    Very nice... ive nearly finished the same kind of rebuild on my white mk2 golf.
    With mine being a heavy mk2 ive fitted a 2.0 16v with webbers and nos,
    It was my first car over 17 years ago and i couldnt let it go,

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