!Simple mods! New CADDY OWNER!

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!Simple mods! New CADDY OWNER!

Post by Lewitodd » Sat Jan 12, 2019 4:28 pm

Hi all, new to the forum after bagging myself a 64plate Black caddy has a trendline kit with only 38k miles! Just wanted to fish for some advice on what are the simple mods I can do?
Also is it possible to upgrade the standard heating controls to the high line controls but mine doesn’t have A/C
Cheers in advance :mrgreen:

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Post by Caddyluv » Sat Jan 12, 2019 5:17 pm

Simple mod A/C isn’t but it is possible there is a how to. Simple mods there is loads.

Seats changed
Wheel changes
Alloys
Colour coding
Carpet the rear
Central console arm rest
Footwell lights
Alloy wheels
Rear lights


Depends on you budget and what your trying to active.


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Post by PaulC61 » Sat Jan 12, 2019 7:19 pm

Replace the lamps in the interior light fittings to LEDs. Should be 2 types, festoon and push in ones.
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Post by Lewitodd » Wed Jan 16, 2019 9:39 am

Thanks guys will get around to doing a few, just got some bits in will get round to fitting them this weekend looking forward to getting on with it 😁

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Post by Gaztheplumber1 » Tue Jan 14, 2020 2:20 pm

Lewitodd wrote:Hi all, new to the forum after bagging myself a 64plate Black caddy has a trendline kit with only 38k miles! Just wanted to fish for some advice on what are the simple mods I can do?
Also is it possible to upgrade the standard heating controls to the high line controls but mine doesn’t have A/C
Cheers in advance :mrgreen:
I want to do same with mine looks fairly straight forward but I'm same as you don't have a/c

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Post by Hiddetje » Mon Jan 27, 2020 7:28 pm

At some options with a vagcom

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Post by Oceanblue » Mon Feb 10, 2020 5:32 pm

I like the idea of cheap easy modifications... Let us know how you get on as I may follow your trail... :D
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Post by Stvxrt » Mon Feb 10, 2020 7:12 pm

Cheap / free mods are the best mods. Would love to see what people have done


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Post by Stedlocks » Wed Feb 12, 2020 9:09 am

Have a look at the members build threads......there is loads of good ideas, but it all depends on what you personally deem cheap!

Some nice ones that make a massive difference (to me) is..
Audi air vents ...mine were £15 for four, but I got lucky
Alloys et45 is normally the accepted ideal ...mine were 100 plus £40 for plastidip (plus cheap new tyres, obvs)
Some lows are definitely needed...anywhere from £280 for stance + up toa millionty earth pounds for others (that are undoubtably better)
Any nice seats from small VAG cars (Audi A1, Skoda fabia, seat ibiza, some earlier polos, I think?) are a straight fit, with no mods needed mine are A1 s-line half leather...£200
Different steering wheel.....minefield, but there are loads
Shrunken head from rear view mirror....keeps the bad ju-ju away
And it makes a world of difference when you clean it nicely....!

I'm sure others will be able to add the nice little things you can do with VCDS or Carista, etc.....i don't know about those!

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