Little update thread of how my build is coming along, and to keep track of everything
Car was Purchased in June 2020.
MK5 R32, 110K Miles, DSG 5dr, Black.
Recent major service, including sparks/coils & piper cross filter carried out by myself. (June 2020)
This is how it was when purchased:
Mods so far...
VW Dust caps - (£2.99)
R32 Door inserts - (£5.49)
LED Numberplate Units - (£14.95)
Paddleshift DSG extensions - (£15.99)
Heko Wind Deflectors - (£29.45)
Sony XAV-3005DB (DAB, Carplay/Android) - Used (£300)
Pioneer 6x9's - (£55)
Bottle opener/drinks divider - (£9.01)
Styling lights (Rear JOM) - (£199.99)
R32 Diffuser Fins - (£37.99)
Miltek Non-res Backbox - (£400 - used!)
Clear/Red Hazard switch - (£7.13)
Rear section Tinted @20% - Global Tint film - (£100 - Carlito's Tints, North London)
Halfords 501 200 Lumen sidelights (Bright white sidelights with no errors) - (£15.50)
Mrs got me a personalised plate and some wicked 4D plates for my birthday this year, Had to stick it on the motor!
Didn't do progress shots, I will from this point on!
This is how the car currently looks, Recently painted the rear valence to a glossy black to try and match the paintwork & added the acrylic fins (Cheap way to get a semi sporty looking diffuser)
Upgrade 4x Tyre to Michelin PS4's
Refresh Brake Disc's/Pads
Spray Wheels in Anthracite grey, With matching front grill/Mirrors
Forge Induction Kit
Stage 1 Remap
Some kind of suspension upgrade?
Edited by R32ECE, 23 July 2020 - 11:29 AM.