May 2015 COTM, Pat's 2008 GTI

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May 2015 COTM, Pat's 2008 GTI

Postby my02vr6 » Fri May 01, 2015 5:12 pm

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Your Name: Patrick Hush

Car's Name: none

Model/Year: GTI 2008

How long have you had your car? Bought new October 2007

Is there anything unique about the history of this car? nope

Why did you choose to purchase this car? 4 door GTI

Does anything in particular influence the direction you take when modifying your car? OEM +

What would you do to the car if money were no object? The Powder coat on the wheels is wearing finally, so new wheels/tires.

Who has been your biggest critic of this project? Me of course

Personal Message or Special Thanks: Mike S, Jason, Landon, Kenny, Abby thanks for all the support! Thanks to Damien at Ricks Body Shop for putting up with my OCD.


Car Details

Interior Modifications: Parrot Audio BT handsfree integrated into the stock wheel buttons, APR mobile dongle, boost pod in vent, GTI logo inlays on the seat wrench, monster mats, LED interior lighting, VW logo puddle lights, rear parcel tray, key fob trunk pop/opener mod.

Stereo: Stock

Exterior Modifications: Wolfsburg grill, ECS eyelid, lower fog grills, custom hood paint, clear side markers, LED running lights, non US DRL recode.

Wheels/Tires: Factory 18” “Huffs” with black, cherry cola pearl powder coated inlays

Brakes: Stock

Engine: APR stage 2+, R8 coil packs, Neuspeed P-flo intake, 42DD catch tank, boost tap, Poly dogbone mount

Exhaust: APR RSC turbo back, hi-flow cat

Suspension: Koni 1150's

Future Mods: New wheels

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Re: May 2015 COTM, Pat's 2008 GTI

Postby The Don » Fri May 01, 2015 5:30 pm

BOOOOOOOOO just kidding but seriously BOOOOOOOOO. Congrats your car is purdy.
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Re: May 2015 COTM, Pat's 2008 GTI

Postby ccbc » Fri May 01, 2015 6:08 pm

Nicely done!

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Re: May 2015 COTM, Pat's 2008 GTI

Postby zuhaelter_82 » Fri May 01, 2015 8:52 pm

Why so blurry?
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Re: May 2015 COTM, Pat's 2008 GTI

Postby K2WAGON » Fri May 01, 2015 9:10 pm

I like it a lot, maybe one day I'll get a ride in it. :D

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Re: May 2015 COTM, Pat's 2008 GTI

Postby my02vr6 » Fri May 01, 2015 9:52 pm

Somebody needs a new camera...

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Re: May 2015 COTM, Pat's 2008 GTI

Postby zuhaelter_82 » Fri May 01, 2015 9:58 pm

:D He's so old that clear pictures look blurry.
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Re: May 2015 COTM, Pat's 2008 GTI

Postby GTIDSG4ME » Sat May 02, 2015 8:35 am

I was so excited I was shaking? Or how about the car has so much vroooooom it shakes?

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Re: May 2015 COTM, Pat's 2008 GTI

Postby 8v fury » Sat May 02, 2015 9:04 am

Congrats
It's their new 2.5L diesel, direct injection, 5 cyl, 25 valve, twincharged, hybrid, 500 HP, 11ty billion torkz, 10,000 RPM, AWD, 6spd manual/ 7spd DSG, 75mpg, sedan/wagon/hatchback that goes vrooom vroooom vroooooooom

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Re: May 2015 COTM, Pat's 2008 GTI

Postby turtlesgirl » Sat May 02, 2015 10:13 am

GTIDSG4ME wrote:I was so excited I was shaking? Or how about the car has so much vroooooom it shakes?


I love it!!!! :thumbup:
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