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Pics of my new S3

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by Paul-A3, Dec 28, 2008.

  1. Paul-A3

    Paul-A3 Member

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    Well, just got an S3 so thought i'd put up some pics of it on here to see what you think.

    I'm really pleased with it, even though at the mo there is a problem with it (see other thread)

    The car is a facelift model on an x plate, it's got 19's, blistein suspension, carbon fibre induction kit and a remus exhaust system, has full black recaro leather and the bose system.

    I'm from south wales , can anyone recommend a good VAG specialist in the south wales area.

    Thanx

    Paul

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  3. 1animal1

    1animal1 The Clar!! it mouves!!!
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    nice car Paul...hope you get it sorted
     
  4. S3BLX

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    sweeeeeet looking car that mate, wheels really set it off. good luck with prob. my sister lives in tintern and i'm sure i've seen an audi specialist there. hope this helps
     
  5. danclarke

    danclarke 2001 Denim Blue S3 Rep

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    very nice mate! as said before wheels really do set it off! got any plans for it?
     
  6. Paul-A3

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    I'd like to get it remapped as soon as i sort the problem out with it at the mo, wouldn't mind getting some light tints and thats about it really, think it looks great as it is.
     
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    i like that:friends:
     
  8. Paul-A3

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    Thanx guys.....also bought some nice german style plates for it
     
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    nice nice mate. you got any pics of the induction kit. what make etc?
     
  10. Essflee

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    Nice car Paul !! them wheels and ride height look spot on, german plates will finish it off nicely.....:thumbsup:
     
  11. gareth_oau

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    Nice car! (even the same colour as mine).

    i'd strongly recommend you instal a Cupra Lip on the front end

    (oh and when you finish, let me know the detailed instructions:laugh:)
     
  12. danclarke

    danclarke 2001 Denim Blue S3 Rep

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    Cupra r lip german style tinted plates

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    Slightly tinted. 54%

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    hope this gives you some ideas if you wanna do the mods or not?
     
  13. gareth_oau

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    hi Dan, youve got black rings on your grille, whereas mine are silver. Is that painted or new grille? If a new grill how much and where from?

    Cheers
     
  14. 1animal1

    1animal1 The Clar!! it mouves!!!
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    gareth its sprayed mate, nobody i know sells them you just have to get to Halfrauds and purchase some undercoat and satin black spray
     
  15. adibose

    adibose RBN Tuning

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    nice car and nice rims Paul! like it a lot!
     
  16. danclarke

    danclarke 2001 Denim Blue S3 Rep

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    painted the surround and the rings gloss black they just clip out so easy job to do!.
     
  17. Maz

    Maz Moon is made of green cheese

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    Looks nice and shiny!

    Bin the dealer tax disc holder for an Alu version and get yourself some aero wiper arms and blades.
     
  18. 1animal1

    1animal1 The Clar!! it mouves!!!
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    noooo, magentic tax disc holder from tesco/halfrauds.... discreet lol
     
  19. gareth_oau

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    cheers, looks good, might give it a bash
     
  20. 1animal1

    1animal1 The Clar!! it mouves!!!
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    theres two ways of cutting the sides Gaz.... you can either drop off the edge to meet the wheel arch liner or do what i did and cut with stanley to marry upto the curvature of the bumper where it drops to the wheel arch liner...this is much more flush

    be careful not to set it too far foward too, looks really daft
     
  21. Paul-S3

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    Thats the one i always usaully get :arco:
     
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    Dan what wheels are those? Im liking them much so :)

    And Paul, what wheels are those? Im like them much so too :)
     
  24. Nilz

    Nilz Defo worth the wait :)
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    I love those magnetax disc holders too...always go for them, nice and discreet.
     

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