August 2017 -Katie's 2003 Golf TDI

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August 2017 -Katie's 2003 Golf TDI

Postby 77blazerdriver » Mon Aug 07, 2017 8:57 pm

Your Name:
Katie

Car's Name:
fatty, or TDI (real creative, right?)

Model/Year:
Golf GL 2003

How long have you had your car?
10 years, 7 months and 10 days

Is there anything unique about the history of this car?
By 2007, I was the 3rd owner... so 3 owners within 4 years.

Why did you choose to purchase this car?
Because I wanted a 2-door TDI... after searching for one for a while, I finally found one

Does anything in particular influence the direction you take when modifying your car?
OEM+ and being able to keep it as a functional daily driver

What would you do to the car if money were no object?
In an effort to prevent this from becoming TL;DR, engine, paint color, interior


Who has been your biggest critic of this project?
Myself, I guess

Personal Message or Special Thanks:
A special thanks to all of the many people who have helped me when my car when it has crapped out on me over the years - my support group.

Car Details

Interior Modifications:
4-door red/black euro Recaros

Stereo:
Mk4.5 Canadian city golf stereo

Exterior Modifications:
driver's side lower grille delete
25th AE headlights (e-codes with eyeliner)
GTI taillights
Hood-notch filled and badge-less grill

Wheels/Tires:
18"x8" OZ Superturismo GT/Continental Extreme Contact DWS

Brakes:
stock

Engine:
mostly stock

Exhaust:
stock

Suspension:
Koni coil overs

Future Mods:
probably a few, but all I can think of off the top of my head is: injectors

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Re: August 2017 -Katie's 2003 Golf TDI

Postby OGbarbieGIRL » Tue Aug 08, 2017 2:53 pm

YOU GO GIRL!! you and your little sewing machine!
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Re: August 2017 -Katie's 2003 Golf TDI

Postby DucMike » Wed Aug 09, 2017 9:56 am

Congrats Smokey!
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