My Caddy 4, 1.4 TSI, Acapulco blue

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Re: My Caddy 4, 1.4 TSI, Acapulco blue

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@Tothemaxi thanks for taking your time to read through my build and for your kind words.
It's a bit slow and never ending project, but I'm enjoying the process :)
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Brilliant transformation mate love this colour on the mk4
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Thanks @Glen G
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Looks good. There are some cool mods on there.
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Re: My Caddy 4, 1.4 TSI, Acapulco blue

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Just read through the thread. Awesome van with some excellent touches 👌
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@64 split rat, @fitzy213
Thanks for taking your time to read the thread
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Re: My Caddy 4, 1.4 TSI, Acapulco blue

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Nothing too exciting lately, just soundproofed the door. Some Dodo mat, superliner and acoustic foam.
When shutting the door it sounds like a posh car now :lol:

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Also, purchased a Motexion bulkhead. Jobbie for tomorrow...

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Is the foam worth doing Giddy? Mines already done with silent coat but might have to get some foam to add to my front doors as well.


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@Lister79 I think it worth doing for the best result. Silent coat mats are more for vibration dampening and foam is for a mid-high pitch noise dampening. Saying that, I'm not sure how it would feel just with a vibration dampening mat alone, as I've done all in one go.
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After some wrestling, the Motexion bulkhead is in!!! Had to remove the roof liner and even then it was a tight squeeze. Not the easiest job to do on your own in a crazy heat Image

After all this effort, I think it's a good fit for an aftermarket product.

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Very good, looks great, and functional.



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Prior to removing the roof liner I was a little bit worried about how's roof soundproofing surviving the heat. Heard that some people had it falling off. But all was good there. As you can see, after nearly 3 years it all still in place, no peeling off or sagging.

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Props mate! Lovely van and been a nice build to follow.

Pretty set on getting a petty caddy myself, after much deliberation.
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Thank you for taking the time to read through my build
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