What did you do to your van today?

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Re: What did you do to your van today?

Post by Billyblunt » Thu Dec 06, 2018 5:11 pm

@Sean1066, thanks for the reply. The fitting was less than I thought it would be. How long did it take them? I'm torn between springs & a shackle set or coilovers. I don't want to go crazy low & It's more about a decent ride.

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Re: What did you do to your van today?

Post by Berger » Thu Dec 06, 2018 6:56 pm

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Got it lowered yesterday it went a little bit wrong as the garage had never fitted wheel centring plates, but they sorted it first thing this morning, really happy with how it looks and drives, it’s on stx kit lowest setting 17” wheels £585 for the kit £175 fitting


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Re: What did you do to your van today?

Post by Sean1066 » Thu Dec 06, 2018 7:08 pm

Billyblunt wrote:
Thu Dec 06, 2018 5:11 pm
@Sean1066, thanks for the reply. The fitting was less than I thought it would be. How long did it take them? I'm torn between springs & a shackle set or coilovers. I don't want to go crazy low & It's more about a decent ride.
They had a bit of trouble with mine. (With the front)
The back was straight forward. I didn’t need the centralising plates as the Vmaxx had it built in
So it to about 6 hours.
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Re: What did you do to your van today?

Post by Billyblunt » Thu Dec 06, 2018 7:38 pm

Chuff me, six hours, you did get a good price on labour then.

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Re: What did you do to your van today?

Post by Glen G » Fri Dec 07, 2018 10:28 am

Berger wrote:
Thu Dec 06, 2018 6:56 pm
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Got it lowered yesterday it went a little bit wrong as the garage had never fitted wheel centring plates, but they sorted it first thing this morning, really happy with how it looks and drives, it’s on stx kit lowest setting 17” wheels £585 for the kit £175 fitting


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Re: What did you do to your van today?

Post by The polisher » Fri Dec 07, 2018 12:37 pm

Just did a cut out with 3 mm ply and carpeted and fitted the gauge,as I never used that space only to throw junk ImageImageImageImage


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Re: What did you do to your van today?

Post by the swan fiend » Fri Dec 07, 2018 10:52 pm

Nice turbo gauge mod


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Re: What did you do to your van today?

Post by Mark-Tam » Sat Dec 08, 2018 7:14 pm

Made a set of clear perspex covers for my bulkhead, such a good modImageImage

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Re: What did you do to your van today?

Post by Dandandan » Sun Dec 09, 2018 11:45 am

GunnerMTB wrote:
Sat Sep 01, 2018 3:13 pm
Would be interested to know this too please.

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I'd also like to know how many speakers you can hook up? Looks cool though!

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Re: What did you do to your van today?

Post by Jefinabox » Sun Dec 09, 2018 2:26 pm

Picked up some r8 seats, now to work out the wiring!

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Re: What did you do to your van today?

Post by ellis » Mon Dec 10, 2018 2:58 pm

Recently had the rear windows tinted, rear r32 style bumper and exhaust tips fitted.

I also run vehicle wrap firm in Gloucestershire, so expect some crazy colour on this thing come Feburary. We have just done T5.1 camper actually looks great.

Yesterday I managed to get the 19" BBS alloy wheels fitted wrapped in Conti tyres.

Looks great but it's way to high now lol
So i do need coilovers guys, any going ?ImageImageImageImage

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Re: What did you do to your van today?

Post by SpeedTorque » Mon Dec 10, 2018 3:23 pm

That T5 looks great. I didn't know you could wrap the PVC bumpers? I have some discoloration on my PVC grille and fog light surrounds. Perhaps I could wrap them?

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Re: What did you do to your van today?

Post by The polisher » Mon Dec 10, 2018 4:54 pm

Just ordered a caddy Dash storage compartment with lid to complement the glove box lid €65 including shipping from German evil bay part number# 2K0858329
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Re: What did you do to your van today?

Post by Tellings » Mon Dec 10, 2018 10:13 pm

Softwareupgrade on my 2.0 TDI 75 hp - - - - -> 160 hp. The van is like day and night! Amazing transformation :)
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Re: What did you do to your van today?

Post by m90stw » Wed Dec 12, 2018 5:02 pm

Berger wrote:
Thu Dec 06, 2018 6:56 pm
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Got it lowered yesterday it went a little bit wrong as the garage had never fitted wheel centring plates, but they sorted it first thing this morning, really happy with how it looks and drives, it’s on stx kit lowest setting 17” wheels £585 for the kit £175 fitting


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Van looks great bud, cant wait to get mine lowered 👍

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