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Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by s3gav, Feb 9, 2010.

  1. s3gav
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    [Feb 9, 2010]
    fitted my forge adjustable rear tie bars at the weekend massive improvement already but i want to get everything set-up properly
    where is the best place to go ?
    im from hertfordshire

    thanx in advance

    gav
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    Westy Double Dark Side! Diesel & 8P

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    Where abouts in Herts are you Gav?

    I've used a place in Enfield before and they were good, I'll try and find the company name because I cant remember what it is. Also my mate used Stapletons in Hertford to do a 4 wheel alignment done and they did a good job for about £50
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    hemel hempstead mate so enfield isnt to far away from me if you could get me a name and number that would be great thanx

    gav
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    Is there nowhere in Hemel mate? I'll try to find out the name of the garage tomorrow.
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    [Feb 10, 2010]
    Hello m8

    Got all the other bits fitted yet..??

    Finished my Forge front mount tonight at last..!!! try it out weekend after i get a new battery as mine seems to have died..!!!

    See how that exhaust sounds on a run...
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    [Feb 10, 2010]
    im from enfield and i think the place your after is pro tyres on the a10.
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    I think you may be right. Its just after the M25 exit and its on the left had side as you come into Enfield about a mile before where Eros used to be?
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    [Feb 11, 2010]
    there is a place in hemel that does quattro 4 wheels alignment , a friend of mine with an rs6 went there the other week .
    tyre pro part of sts stapletons , maylands ind est .
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    will they do everything including my coilovers etc want to make sure they are all set the same height could do it myself but rather pay a pro
    iknow where the one is in maylands hemel just wondered if a vag tuner would be better?

    thanx for the replies

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    hi mate got the tie bars on and the tip and the righthand side top intercooler pipe done goin to get a friend to do the quickshift lol
    im waiting to be payed some money then front mount is on the cards so will prob just sell the bottom hoses on.
    how does the exhaust fit? that rattling i said i had wasn't rattling it was the the middle box rubbing on the propshaft lol its worn the silencer down abit lol but the powerflex hanger has stopped it now. you will have to send pics of your car mate wana see your wheels again i mite need bigger rims now to fit the porsche cayanne calipers not sure they will go under 18's
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    il post some up soon as i get 5 at the mo havent seen another running the same wheels wanna keep it that way lol...!!!

    With the exhaust we played around with it a bit on the ramp as first fit was very close to prop havent driven it much yet though to see whether it moves or not..!!

    Drop me your email and il forward some pics

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    lol don't blame ya hopefully the calipers i want will fit under my wheels then i won't have to change them
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