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Old 12-16-2014, 03:38 PM   #43
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Old 12-19-2014, 01:24 PM   #44
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Painted my engine cover yesterday...

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Old 01-20-2015, 11:32 PM   #45
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Installed Klii motorwerkes color matched vinyl on my sidemarkers. Looks great for much less than buying painted sidemarkers!



Big thanks to Kenny for getting me the vinyl. Awesome dude and awesome service!
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Old 01-20-2015, 11:35 PM   #46
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Painted my engine cover yesterday...

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Looks great!

I love a painted engine cover haha.
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Old 01-28-2015, 08:54 PM   #47
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Flat tire ruined my day
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Old 01-30-2015, 01:45 PM   #48
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How are you liking the Apr tune? I thought I was set on uni but the easily switchable APR programs make me want to change my mind. Also, how is your clutch holding up? (Assuming its stock)
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Old 01-30-2015, 03:54 PM   #49
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How are you liking the Apr tune? I thought I was set on uni but the easily switchable APR programs make me want to change my mind. Also, how is your clutch holding up? (Assuming its stock)

Love the tune! Tons and tons of torque and its a lot smoother than stock. Stage 2 is amazing because your engine keeps pushing after 5k rpms. I can't compare APR to Uni because I've never had nor known anyone with Uni, but I would highly recommend it! I got my stage 1 done at APR's facility and they were super friendly and gave me a great tour.
And I am on the stock clutch as of now, but it's slipping a lot especially in the cold. I'm upgrading in a week or so though
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Old 02-12-2015, 02:12 PM   #50
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Got my car back today after getting my RSR Clutch Kit installed! Wow the pedal is different! It's very noticeable how much heavier the pedal felt, and it gives it a nice weight and you can really feel the grip. Makes me feel like man, and I almost feel like I get a bit of a workout in my leg. I immediately stalled when leaving the shop though
I'll post an update after I finish the 500 miles of break in...

Alright, so I've got just under 600 miles on the new clutch (about half was city driving) and I feel comfortable saying the clutch is broken in!
The pedal is much more even and has the same stiffness all the way down. It's also softened up a bit, but still has the encouraging stiffness I like. The engagement seems much more precise, I still have to focus occasionally in the lower gears. So far I've only pushed a little bit, but in the next few days I'll really get after it. I'm very satisfied with this purchase!

Been pushing it a lot more now, and it holds everything I've thrown at it. I'm finally able to enjoy all of the stage 2 benefits!
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Old 03-18-2015, 10:40 PM   #51
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The car looks great and has very usable mods.
Its nice to see sensibly modded cars.

I had a mk3 golf 4 door VRT and the mk3 forum was full of "interesting" modders.
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Old 05-07-2015, 01:37 AM   #52
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Paint match side markers?! why have i never heard of this? I checked their website a few times and couldn't find it. Is this a special order item?
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Old 05-07-2015, 07:16 AM   #53
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Paint match side markers?! why have i never heard of this? I checked their website a few times and couldn't find it. Is this a special order item?

Yessir! Just shoot Kenny an email
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Old 05-09-2016, 01:09 AM   #54
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Updated pictures, album here: http://imgur.com/a/zQF5z

I also replaced my driver's side window switch since the driver's window wouldn't go up automatically. Dealer quoted me ~$250 for a replace, cost me $40 for the OEM part and 30 minutes of my time. Door panel removal and install was very straight forward!
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