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Picked up a bargain today!

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by s3 Hoggy, Feb 25, 2012.

  1. S3featesV9

    S3featesV9 Active Member

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    Rear end happy, your car will love rose hill roundabout mate :) and the one at bottom of a34 at south Abingdon!!
     
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  3. s3 Hoggy

    s3 Hoggy Whats going on???

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    Haha not forgetting the mini roundabouts down by the Kassam!
     
  4. s3 Hoggy

    s3 Hoggy Whats going on???

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    So I finally got this little lot fitted this weekend! Done the fronts yesterday and the rears and arb today (with a terrible hangover) Feels so much better than before, so planted and pretty much point where you want to go and it just grips and grips but stays flat! Like its on rails!

    Took a quick pick of my filthy car, I imagine it might settle a tiny bit more?

    [​IMG]
     
  5. S3featesV9

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    Filthy car?? That's clean by my standards.

    Looks good!! next on my list is suspension. Not looking forward to doing tbh, probably an arse of a job?

    How's the ride comfort?
     
  6. s3 Hoggy

    s3 Hoggy Whats going on???

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    To be honest mate it's so straight forward it's almost easy. I soaked all the bolts I was going to need to undo in penetrating fluid (plus gas) on Friday night then it was a breeze!

    Ride comfort is better than it was and not harsh at all. Just need to get four wheel alignment done now next weekend
     
  7. S3 Rav

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    Tut tut Hoggy dirty wheels. Standards slipping lol. Glad to hear ars riding well.
     
  8. s3 Hoggy

    s3 Hoggy Whats going on???

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    Haha I know mate I wanted to clean it straight after but I was way to hungover to do anything more!
     
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    Lowered car and lowered bone density - careful - coke is known for leeching calcium from your bones ... apparently.

    Good for cleaning stuff though :)

    Liam
     
  10. s3 Hoggy

    s3 Hoggy Whats going on???

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    Hi all thought I'd better stick a pick up of how it looks clean!

    [​IMG]

    Now just need to get the BBS's refurbed and get my LCR Brembo's on!
     
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    Much better Hoggy!
     
  12. s3 Hoggy

    s3 Hoggy Whats going on???

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    Cheers Rav it's amazing what a 20mins can do when you get the paint in good nick!
     

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