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J.R. - 2003 Audi A4 1.8T

Postby JayRyan on Aug Thu 28, 2008 11:34 am

2003 A4 1.8T Quattro
5spd Manual
Nogaro Blue
Piano Black
Leather
Sport Package
Winter Package


Performance:
Borg-Warner K04-15 Turbo
GIAC custom Torque Factory/Autobahn Premier Services tune
Genesis 380cc Injectors
Eurotech FMIC
Forge 007 DV
Velocity Motoring Testpipe
Thermal R&D Race Exhaust (3" catback)
Neuspeed Snubmount
Custom Short Shift
Evolution Motorsports Intake
Blinktek Heatshield

Exterior:
Nogaro Blue
E-Code Xenons (aftermarket kit)
E-Code Tails
Carbon Fiber B-Pillar Inserts
Carbon Fiber S4 Door Blades
USP Lower Front Bumper
Deval Rear Bumper with Carbon Fiber Insert
Debadged
Aero Wipers
Clear Bra
Rock Chipped Paint
3M Window Tint
Thule Rack for the Titus Racer X and Unity Rise

Handling:
OEM Sport Suspension
18x8 OEM Ultrasport Wheels
235/40/18 Vredestein Wintrac Extremes (Winter)
B7 RS4 Rear Sway
Brembo Rotors (plain)
Hawk HPS Pads

Interior:
VEI Systems Dual Boost/Oil Temp Guage
Podi Single Guage Pod
Pioneer 2400BT HU
B6 S4 Recaro Seats
Custom Short Shift
Carbon/Aluminum Shift Knob
White Replacement LEDs


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The Passat is gone. But here's what was done to it in the time I had it from 3/03 to 11/05.

1999 Passat 1.8T GLS
1.8L Turbochared 4cyl.
5spd Manual
Elegant Green
Black/Gray Two-Tone Cloth


Performance work:
K&N drop-in air filter
COAM (ColoradoOutlawAirboxMod)
Audi TT 225hp DV
Beru Sparkplugs
Denso 252cc fuel injectors
Dawes Hybrid MBC (13lbs.)
GreedSpeed Snub Mount
Silicon Vacuum Hoses
VDO Boost Gauge
VDO Oil Temp Gauge

Exterior Work:
28% Tint all 'round
FK Badgeless Grill
S2K Antenna
20VT badge on lower right trunk
Kamei Winglets (black)
SKoito Crystal Clear Headlamps
Hella Cystal Clear Corners
Hella Smoked Sidemarkers
OEM Engine cover badge on trunk
OEM Trunk badge on engine cover
OEM Passat Badge Removed
OEM Front-End Cover aka: "Bra" (top piece only installed)
OEM Mudguards (winter only)
Custom Europlate: JüRF-329
Custom Tinted Tails
Custom Fogs
Custom Front Lower Grill
Custom Rolled Fenders
Custom Painted Engine covers
-OEM Passat badge
-Tribal VW Decal

Interior Work:
Chrome Beltline trim (W8)
Aluminum Pedals
Isotta Sliver/Blue Door Sills
Isotta Chrome Shift Ring
OEM Aluminum Guage Rings
OEM Rubber Floor Mats (winter/front only)
OEM Black Carpet Mats
OEM Touraeg Flashlight
OEM Gray Door Insert Swap
JOM Chrome and Carbon look shift knob
LED Blue Ambient Lighting
LED White Lighting for Vanity Mirrors

Handling Work:
Neuspeed Sport Springs (approx. 1.75 Drop)
OEM B5.5 Shocks/Struts
OEM HD TREs
OEM SS Brake Lines
OEM Brembo Rotors
Custom Short Shift
C-Bar Lower Tie Bar
18x8" Flik Artics
- 235/40/18 Kuhmo ASX

Entertainment Work:
Blaupunkt HU
Pioneer 300w amp
JLAudio 10" sub in QLogic box

Things you might want to know about the B5:
Barometric Pressure Sensor Mod- 10%HP/TQ Increase
MBC Info
MBC Info 2
Fuel Injector Info
Fuel Trim Info
Gauge Cluster Removal
LED Lighting Installation/Info
Shock/Spring Installation
Tie Rod End Replacement
Wheel Weight List


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Previous VAG products:

2003 VW Jetta GLI VR6
1988 VW Fox
1987 VW Scirocco
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Postby bigmontana on Aug Thu 28, 2008 6:05 pm

nice rides JR. I'd love to ride in the A4 sometime. I have always been a fan of Nogaro Blue.
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Re: J.R. - 2003 Audi A4 1.8T

Postby JayRyan on Apr Fri 24, 2009 9:57 am

I just updated the list with some parts that are going on in the next couple weeks.

I got a call from the body guy who's working on paint and clear bra. Evidently the parts of the car he's working on have been painted about 4 times?! This makes sense if they a) weren't protected or b) a shoddy job was done previously.

I knew the car had a few indicators of possible previous minor accidents, but that's a lot. He couldn't find the color in any of his Audi books. Had a guy come out and shoot it; came up as a VW color. I suspect the R32 blue. Both Nogaro and the R32 blue are pretty damn close if not identical.

I shoulda' told him it was a factory color but not for that model. Oh well. It'll be good now :) I should have it back on Tuesday.
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Re: J.R. - 2003 Audi A4 1.8T

Postby bigmontana on Apr Fri 24, 2009 11:02 am

Cool, did you do a complete reshoot or just the front? I'm curious what the major difference in cost is going to be.
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Re: J.R. - 2003 Audi A4 1.8T

Postby JayRyan on May Sat 02, 2009 3:48 pm

New photos uploaded :thumbsup:
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Re: J.R. - 2003 Audi A4 1.8T

Postby Darkside on May Sat 02, 2009 4:54 pm

Nice Looks Great! :thumbsup:
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Re: J.R. - 2003 Audi A4 1.8T

Postby Mikewire on May Sat 02, 2009 10:08 pm

very nice. :thumbsup:

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Re: J.R. - 2003 Audi A4 1.8T

Postby bigmontana on May Sun 03, 2009 8:50 am

Looks good
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Re: J.R. - 2003 Audi A4 1.8T

Postby Dubber on May Sun 03, 2009 1:41 pm

Hey - JR i see you have the Euro tech FMIC - How was your experience with that??
I see they are on sale this month for.. i think 489 or something - worthy of a purchase? or not??
I may spring for it, i have wanted to get an intercooler for a while but was leery cause i have not heard the brand .

BTW your paint job looks bomb =)
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Re: J.R. - 2003 Audi A4 1.8T

Postby JayRyan on May Mon 04, 2009 7:28 am

Dubber wrote:Hey - JR i see you have the Euro tech FMIC - How was your experience with that??
I see they are on sale this month for.. i think 489 or something - worthy of a purchase? or not??
I may spring for it, i have wanted to get an intercooler for a while but was leery cause i have not heard the brand .

BTW your paint job looks bomb =)


Honestly, aside from the stock SMIC, I have nothing to compare this one to and I've been completely happy with it. It certainly keeps me from suffering from heat soak! It's not an HP gain mod, it's an boost longevity mod in hot climates.

I have heard rumors that this particular model can be an airflow bottleneck in comparison with something like an ER Comp, but I haven't seen evidence of that. I'm totally happy with it. That's a great price for a mod that's only does good things.
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'04 Jetta VR6M GLI - Silvery
'99 Passat 1.8TM - Emerald Green
'88 Fox GL 1.8M - Brown...gold?
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