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Old 03-05-2012, 08:21 PM   #1
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New to the Forum/Some advice

Hey Guys,

I am new to the forum and new to Volkswagen. I recently purchased a 2012 GTI w/ manual transmission. I love the car! I am wondering what cheap mods, upgrades, and cool features I can add to the car. I am pretty mechanically inclined, so I can do most of the work myself. I was considering cold-air intake, exhaust, and getting it chipped. I do own a Kawasaki zx6r but I am new to sports cars. So any advice is awesome guys...Thanks a lot.
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Old 03-05-2012, 08:27 PM   #2
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Old 03-05-2012, 08:32 PM   #3
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Someone make a sticky, please...
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Old 03-05-2012, 08:32 PM   #4
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You definitely want these ASAP...

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Old 03-05-2012, 08:33 PM   #5
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Um, I would just get a stage 1 tune. Its the best bang for the buck. Everything else you mentioned has drawbacks and doesn't add much if any power.
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Old 03-05-2012, 08:34 PM   #6
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Thanks guys...haha
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Old 03-05-2012, 08:40 PM   #7
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I was also considering a short shifter
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Old 03-05-2012, 08:42 PM   #8
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I was also considering a short shifter
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Old 03-06-2012, 12:19 AM   #9
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Best advice for a new member is to search a little and see what info is already here before posting. It's etiquette and will save you much pain.

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Old 03-08-2012, 12:33 AM   #10
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Stage I Tune

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Old 03-08-2012, 02:01 PM   #11
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We all have NO FEAR decals across our front windshields. I would start with that.


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Old 03-08-2012, 02:15 PM   #12
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Not to contradict Smokey but I am all about apple and colorado stickers on my GTI.
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