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What important mod have I overlooked?

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by millsy75, Mar 21, 2013.

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    Hello guys & gals, had the S3 4 months now and done a few mods to make it a better car. Just wondering if i've overlooked any important mods?

    I've stage 2 revo with SPS
    Lowering springs
    Adjustable rear tie arms
    Itg induction kit
    Turbo back system
    Forge recirc valve
    Boost gauge
    TIP
    AH V2 intercooler
    Cupra R Brembos
    H&R wheel spacers

    Pretty much decided on these mods from reading on the owners club as being a good combination. Not sure if there's much more I can do without having to forge the engine?

    Thanks for any help/advice :)
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    Badger5 TIP

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    Equal length tubular exhaust manifold
    Oil Catch Can (PCV bypass)
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    Catch Can
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    Rods lol
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    N249 delete, new uprated shock absorbers to go with lowering springs, dogbone polybush (Red one) and as Tuffty says Badger 5 TIP
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    Relentless v2 manifold.
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    WMI and a remap
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    Cheers guys, forgot i,'ve done the dogbone mount! I bought the forge TIP which wasn't cheap. Is the badger 5 TIP a noticeable difference over the forge item?

    Can I have drop in uprated rods or does it require a full build? Car has covered 69K

    Thanks
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    B5 tips kicks forges tips ASS.

    Rods requires head gasket, head bolts, sump sealent, big end bearings, AT LEAST.
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    VCDS?!

    The one thing I got for my car that has paid for itself many times over.
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    Powerflex rear tralling arm bushes and a R32 rear Arb :)
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    Where do you get the R32 ARB from?
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    Catch can looks like a good idea what's a decent setup to go with? Is it best to buy as a kit or to gather parts individually?
    Thanks
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    An 8P S3 gearknob :ninja:
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    First mod I did! ;-)
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    Having the R32 rear ARB fitted this morning :yes:
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    Finally got the Brembo's sorted! :)
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