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Yorkshireman onboard!

LeeRMR Aug 7, 2013

  1. LeeRMR

    LeeRMR New Member

    Hello everyone

    I'm new to the forum and new to the Audi scene in general.
    I've just purchased a 2009 S3 (8P3?) and looking forward to getting stuck in.

    I'm in IT consultant by trade and come from a background of modifying cars in a big way.
    Currently running a 500bhp Mini Cooper S, just sold a 520bhp Hawkeye STI Subaru so looking forward to seeing what I can do with the S3.

    First things are first though - lot's of reading and speaking to specialists. The car needs new discs and pads all round so they'll be getting upgraded. Coilovers will follow shortly after. The car already has a Miltek turbo back - which makes me think it may have had a map also but until I take it somewhere, I won't know...

    I'm desperate for some RS3 alloys (or RS4), new seats and to replace the Concert audio system with the RNS-e system.

    Great forum from what I've read :)
    Sandra likes this.
  2. Sandra

    Sandra Administrator Staff Member Administrator TeamMisano TFSI Owners Group Audi S3 quattro s tronic Platinum Supporter Audi Main Dealer

    Hi. Welcome to audi-sport.net. Head over to the A3 8P section, lots of info in the faqs threads. Check out the classifieds section for wheels. We have site sponsor (user NHN) who would retrofit rnse he supplies and fits and travels. Any pics of the car? Hope you enjoy the forum. :) x
  3. LeeRMR

    LeeRMR New Member

    Many thanks Sandra. I've dropped him a PM.

    Only pics I have at present are from the ad:

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  4. Andy Crooks

    Andy Crooks Well-Known Member

    welcome along mate, were all a helpful bunch in the a3 department and we all have a good bit of knowledge to help you with any questions
  5. LeeRMR

    LeeRMR New Member

    Unfortunately it transpired the car had some pretty serious crash damage!

    The dealer notified me a couple of days after I paid the deposit.

    So, in the end, I went with a Black S-Tronic car instead :) comes with the RNS, AMI, full leather etc etc

    Seriously enjoying the smoothness of the car and the gearbox - would like a little more noise though. The blue car had a turbo back Miltek and it sounded immense!

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  6. NHN

    NHN Retrofitter - Audi - VW - Skoda - Seat Site Sponsor VCDS Map User

    Welcome to the site Lee.

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