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Acadia18

Autocross Champion
Location
Rhode Island
Car(s)
2017 VW Golf R
If it helps you weren't the only one with a boost leak today. turbo muffler delete decided to bite me in the ass on the way home. It's gudntight now with a t-clamp ordered and on the way.

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It'll be my turn next, I'll let you know what hose pops for me tomorrow...
 

Cuzoe

Autocross Champion
Location
Los Angeles
DCC Module flashed to software index C...
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Modified Driving Profile Dataset to display slider, send the proper values to the DCC module, and remember the setting after ignition cycle...
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And now the slider shows in Individual, set softer than Comfort... lets call her easy rider!
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JTM88

Drag Racing Champion
Location
Richmond, TX
Car(s)
2016 GTI

swcrow

Autocross Champion
Location
Virginia
Car(s)
7.5
Buddy doing the water pump replacement under warranty ….gave me an awesome shot of how 28k of being EQT tuned valves look
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GTI Jake

Autocross Champion
Location
Charlotte, NC
So is it a cool car? Seems like a pile of cash went into it.

RB25 & the rest of the RB family are definitely in the top 5 best sounding engine contention.

He’s about $18,000 into the build last we added it up, not including the purchase price of the car. It’s running a stand alone ECU, Australian, Japanese & American made parts throughout. No expense spared in making it a reliable turn key car he can drive anywhere

I’m definitely a fan of it, as are most everyone who come across it (even though not everyone knows what it is since they were never sold in the US, and it’s RHD shipped over from Japan).

With the current set up it’ll make 500whp with a extra 100-150whp worth of headroom in the entire set up if he ever decides to do internals. Car seat in the back for his five month old daughter & wife to enjoy it with him.

Not for everyone, but short of it being a GTR (which wouldn’t be four door & practical with a family) we built his dream car. It’s not a daily, but it could be and not many 500whp 25+ year old cars can make that claim.
 

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