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S3 8p

Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by s3cya, Aug 5, 2013.

  1. s3cya

    s3cya 1st Gear

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    Hi everyone ive had 5 audi's now and all been 8l shaped at christmas im gonna have a change and getting a 8p s3 :)

    just wanna know from people what there like what sort of gains you can expect from subtle mods and in general comparison to its predecessor

    Im gonna put coilovers on it and bbs rs split rims front mount

    what would other people reccomend?

    Thanks all
     
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  3. smurfworth

    smurfworth Well-Known Member
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    dont need a front mount, check out some of the builds mate
     
  4. Boydie

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    Owned mine 4 years now

    Revo Stage 2+ with 350bhp

    Love it.

    Not changing it.
     
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  5. turbonutz

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    prolly better getting a st... phaaaaaa ban me? :jump:
     
  6. voorhees

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    You wanna repeat that :angrymod:
     
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  7. RedDejavu

    RedDejavu Well-Known Member

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    not fancy stage 3 to love it even more?:jump:
     
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  8. turbonutz

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    that would just be daft now wouldnt it :p
     
  9. Boydie

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    No to be honest - I would rather buy a faster car. Considering the price it costs to go from 2+ to 3.
     
  10. RedDejavu

    RedDejavu Well-Known Member

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    Loba L400 isnt that expensive and offers aproxx 400bhp all in shouldnt be more than 3k-3.5k. :D

    Stage 2+ is a must, Stage 1 no doubt best buy per bhp gained. Forget to pay your rent when you could have had a beast haha!
     
  11. JamesS4cab

    JamesS4cab Well-Known Member

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    I'm with Boydie on this. LO400 is 2k is with fitting and then map change on top of that. Not a massive increase from 2+ - well not enough to warrant the big spend. The LO4xx is 3k plus peripherals and again, not enough more for the money.

    2+ is sensible money and good gains for the expense.

    I'm starting the hunt for an alternative now rather than pushing on to stage 3...........
     
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  12. S3Alex

    S3Alex Rarely neutral
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    Who said it's daft!


    Being honest,I can see your point.

    The best overall value in S3 tuning is probably Stg2+ which offers a lot of power and speed for your money,without going too far,which is obviously what I've done!

    That said,for the price of the turbo kit and internals etc,you get a properly quick car,for rather less than you'd spend on a new Porsche 911....which a Stg3 or 4 S3 will hang out to dry.

    Just depends on how you want to spend your money!
     
  13. JamesS4cab

    JamesS4cab Well-Known Member

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    Its all about the residual value if you ask me..........
     
  14. S3Alex

    S3Alex Rarely neutral
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    I tend to try and forget that :banghead:

    In any case,I don't have any plans to sell,so that makes that side of the argument easy.....if I was selling,I woudn't have thought of half of this little project!
     
  15. Revo Steve-W

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    Yes get it Revo'd!! 20% sale on until 18th August:sign_plug:
     
  16. RedDejavu

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    skip#.jpg :undwech:
     
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