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New A4 2.0 Tdi 170 Special Edition owner

Khanage Nov 10, 2011

  1. Khanage

    Khanage Member

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    Hi all,

    Having not had an Audi in a few years whilst I finished studying I'm back on the Audi bandwagon with the car mentioned above
    I've had some good history with Audis in the household with my father being a big fan, so growing up with original Audi quattros, coupes and an S2 I've come full circle and made my current purchase a few weeks ago.
    Loving the car right now, Phantom black with the Black Optics kit, Volterra leather etc.

    Just signed up to get some more info on how I can improve it.
    I've already got a few thoughts in mind, such as the RS4 grill (the car already has the 14-spoke wheels), the Cupra splitter and possibly an engine remap.
    Any help along my journey is very much appreciated :)
     
  2. drmole

    drmole Well-Known Member

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    :sign_welcome: TO ASN i have the same car but with a 2.0T i have a cupra splitter but not fitted as didnt feel it looked rite when i offered it up to car as for the re-map were abouts are you located a member on her Rhyso does re-maps his 170tdi A3 is now running close to 200bhp his website is The Home of Kinetic Tuning - For all your tuning needs drop him a line or pm
    Dar
     
  3. Khanage

    Khanage Member

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    Cheers Drmole, I noticed your car in the garage when I joined last night, it looks great :)
    I'm in Birmingham, so not sure where the best place to go would be. Once I've done a bit more homework, I'll contact Rhyso on your recommendation.
    I've seen the splitter on a few red A4s and the black contrasts nicely. I've yet to see one on a black one so I'm not entirely sure how it'll look.
    I don't have a centre arm-rest which is one simple thing I miss having on a car so I'll be looking to source one with fitting instructions lol
     
  4. Sandra

    Sandra Moderator Staff Member Administrator Moderator TeamMisano TFSI Owners Group Audi S3 quattro s tronic Platinum Supporter

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    Hi welcome to ASN. Post over on the A4 section for any info/advice you need. The guys will be more than willing to help you spend your
    money. Enjoy the forum.
     
  5. jay z B

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    Hi, welcome to ASN from one A4 owner to another, your A4 sounds nice,i run a 57 plate 2.0tdi s line running 210 bhp following a map, this was already done when i got the car, made contact with the owner and its 320 + lb/ft now also - much quicker than my old 1.8t and still gives 48+ mpg - i have seen splitters and they do look good - trust me black on black looks nice - looked at an advant with one on.
    Mine is also dropped 60mm with 19" A5 rims that some say will not fit - lol
     
  6. CHRIS555

    CHRIS555 DOPE with added OCD

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  7. jason1986

    jason1986 New Member

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    hi
     
  8. Khanage

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    Cheers for the welcome, all :)

    I'm considering a drop now after seeing a few B7s on here that have had suspension tweaks. Each time I look at my car now, all I see is the gap between the wheel arch and wheels, and it's not even a significant amount! This is what ASN has done to me lol
     
  9. bedford8256

    bedford8256 Member

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    welcome
     
  10. jay z B

    jay z B Member

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    mine was all done when i bought it, garage didn't even realize it had been done, the ride is firm but feels more connected than my old B6 - went to so many show's and made my mind up to upgrade as my B6 was mint.
    Were i live there are not many modified B7's so it does get some looks - its the rims that you really don't see on B7's its mostly deep dish.
    19" with 8" width have given no rubbing or catching. I can just get my hand through the gap between arch and wheel - with my family in the car the wheels are well under the arch. Hope you give a DROP :hi:
     
  11. Khanage

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    I don't think I want to drop it a huge amount, maybe just another 25mm to add a more sporty stance to the car.
    Ah, so many options, so little money... :)
     

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