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  1. Thuggie
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    [Mar 27, 2010]
    I just ordered a 40 mm lowering from weitec for my 8l tdi can somebody post some pics how it wil look ?
    on 17",18",19" wheels and how low it wil go on a standard a3 not a s3 because its lower from the factory


    grtz and thnx for the help
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    [Mar 27, 2010]
    any particular colour A3 ?
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    [Mar 27, 2010]
    Its a silver a3


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    My car is silver with wietec ultra gt 40mm kit. 18 inch rims, there are loads of pictures of it on here. Im on my phone so cant post them
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    [Mar 27, 2010]
    looks nice man thnx maybe some more info about the wheels what tyres are on it and how wide are they ?


    Stil looking for pic's on 17"

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    Here ya go bro. Mines running the Weitec 40mm full kit all round on 17" RS4`s





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    [Mar 27, 2010]
    Look sweet on those 17" what tyres are on it ,Got any more pics ??? Looks really low
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    here ya go




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    [Mar 27, 2010]
    @reptor245

    really love the ride heigt of your car on 17" what are wheel and tyre specs

    somebody got pics of 40mm lowering and 8j_205_45_R17
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    Somebody ?
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    [Mar 29, 2010]
    :sorry:come on people doesn't anybody got more pics of a3's with 40 mm lowering + the wheel specs and tire size
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    ALPINE Yes its diesel, now cry u lost

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    [Mar 29, 2010]
    heres mine on a 40mm Eibach drop on 17 RSTTs

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    here is my Facelifted 1997 TDI on 40mm Spax spings and apex front shocks and blistien rear shocks on 18" RS6's. Getting new alloys in two weeks and will post better pics then.

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    [Mar 29, 2010]
    :hubbahubba: WOWWW looks sweet on those rs6 reps what will the new wheels be ? what tyre size are on those 18" the come out really well im thinking about fitting 18"x8j BBS Lemans reps on mine
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    [Mar 31, 2010]
    Maybe somebody here with 40 mm lowering on these wheels (TT parabool )

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    TT Comps....nice rims :)

    I reckon they're more of a 60mm drop wheel though :)
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    +1
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    Here's mine on its 18's with the Wietec -40mm springs...


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    thANKS. will get pics of new wheels next week....
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    Thnx to al you guys your all really helping me out, to bad those TT wheels need a 60 mm drop
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    im really looking foward to see your new wheels
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    today i've seen a passat on 18" wheels 40 mm lowering that looked damn good
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    this is mine but with 18's im affraid, the springs were supposed to be a 40mm drop but after taking before & after measurments it was around a 45mm drop after settling. oh, and the back looks slightly lower than the front because i have some stuff in the boot! lol

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    my Tdi 40mm on 18's ,,,

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    [Apr 12, 2010]
    thnx people for the pic's more pictures are allways welcome

    my a3 is going to the shop tomorrow for fitting the weitec kit i will post the pic's in this thread

    grtz
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    Will get some pics of mine for you, TT Comps, lowered on Ap Coilovers...only done it a few weeks ago - need to get some decent pics!
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    [Apr 13, 2010]
    got mine today :faint:

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    Nice one. you will sooo love driving it on that kit for sure. Tip Tho, Take some pics under your car after there fitted. Wish i had have done now coss they look cool with green springs. :)
    hope your Standard ARB doesnt hump your driver side drive shaft..
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    [Apr 15, 2010]
    this weekend i will get it some lower on the front because it can't go any lower because i put to many bumpstops between the shockabsorber

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    [Apr 16, 2010]
    I need help ,it really sits on his ass how can i get the front lower ? buy new springs ?
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    here is my new wheels.

    From this:

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    To THis:

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    What, like this?? :)

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    Green springs, yellow ARB's......Noddy Car :icon_thumright:
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