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Discussion in 'Work in progress' started by Beetlejuic3, May 5, 2014.

  1. Beetlejuic3

    Beetlejuic3 Member

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    Hi,

    Some of you guys will recognise the car and I talk to a few of you from here so thought I'd throw a thread up as it's constantly changing.

    As I bought it...
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    And how it sits currently...
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    Love this car :D
  3. Graham

    Graham Moderator Staff Member

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    Looks much better now. Especially after losing the stripes.
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  4. Beetlejuic3

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    Cheers peeps.

    Full spec list.....

    Exterior.
    Standard body, Cupra lip (modified), roof and running boards wrapped, Mattig spoiler, American passenger side mirror, chrome 3d badges, Karmann connection foglight covers, bumper filled and smoothed.

    Interior.
    Recaro mk4 heated leather front seats, beetle leather rear bench, Nardi wheel, wooden mk4 gear knob, Audi Tt rings used on speakers in vents, Vase delete, painted dash and centre console, flocked everywhere in a special silver mix.

    Wheels.
    Currently TSW Air, 18x8 et35, 10m spacers all round, 215/35 rubber. Soon to change.

    Suspension.
    Rayvern 2way air system, hidden tank and valves, remote drop on keyring, arb removed, chassis notched, r32 bushes in wishbones, camber in rear sometimes, gauges for air in billet holders in cupholders.

    Audio.
    Blaupunkt Casablanca head unit with hidden wiring to usb stick and aux line in, Blaupunkt upgrade oem door speakers, standard rears, Alpine tweeters in air vents, Kicker L5 10" sub in sealed box powered by a Sony amp.

    Engine.
    2.0, remap by DNA, uprated leads and plugs, Carbon green panel filter, snow box delete, Longlife custom stainless exhaust from the cat back with deleted middle box, no catalyst, polish manifold.
    Another recent pic from Early Edition....
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  5. Beetlejuic3

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    Inside....

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    And some of Nef's brilliant work...
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    Awesome really nice bug look forwards to seeing it in real life someday

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    Nice bug mate lots of nice touches
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    I love how drastic the transformation is but still looking original. Awesome.
    Love the steering wheel too. Very classy.
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    Very nice Bug, looks even better in real Life ;)
  10. Beetlejuic3

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    Thanks guys...

    For those that don't know me this was last years spec....
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    Hopefully new wheels should be arriving any day now so I can change it up again for this year.
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    All change....

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    Graham Moderator Staff Member

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    :)
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    Haha! That was my first thought :rolleyes:;):p
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    You know if they did Ronal teddies in an 18 i'd be there....
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    I know they wont be the same as anybody elses on here ;-)

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    Pretty sure on that tbh....
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    Pics Eta?
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    Have you got........

    A new Jack?
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    Hopefully if the weather clears up i might have chance to get something done.
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    Graham Moderator Staff Member

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    I approve :cool:

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