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Well thought i should start a little thread to show the progress of my car as it evolves! This may be a slow moving thread as its my daily and mot of my money hould be spent on my beloved G40, however i cant seem to help but mod this too!

Started life as a stock estate with a little now on top...

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A few weeks later after i came back off holiday i fitted my budget ebay coilovers (rebranded TA Tecnix)

Front fitted (fully wound down to aid fitting - Never did get round to winding them up a little..)

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Rears fitted (again never did get round to winding them up a little)

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Then fitted my free 4motion splitter when it had the cambelt an service done this through the week, and currently looks like this:

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A few little bits to come like smoothed front rub strip, some wheels, decat, stainless exhaust, better intercooler, PD130 nozzles, 150 turbo and manifolds and a remap should do nicely lol. But i must remember im not spend money on it as its just my daily..... hahaha

Iain!
 

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I've not had any issues with the sump yet, but I am used to running really low cars so I know the roads to avoid, an I just have to take care when I go to new places.

Ive only managed to scrap it over a curb and almost get stuck once so far, so all is good! I'm sure I'll have to raise it up a little when I fit mew wheels as they will sit further out, but we will see when the time comes.
 

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Just a quick but little update of what i have done this week, i think it just neaterns the lines up a bit. :)

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Just make the lines look a little cleaner I think. Plus it was free :)
 

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Quick little update... Wheels :)

Had my wheels powder coated this week, so tyres next week and then adaptors to follow next month!

Sneeky pic of the back and width

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Any ideas what they are? I'll post up the fronts tomorrow... Nothing special just a set of wheels i really like! Owned these since December last year bt only just got round to sorting them out lol.... Hopefully the first MK4 to run them, altho i have seen a Mk5 with them on... Little hint at what they might be. Also they are 18x8s :)
 

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Ok well here are the wheels that are going to be fitted :p

Wheels are not in perfect condition but im not to bothered as its just my daily drive.

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This one kind of shows the sparkle in the laquer altoh they do shine well in the sun. Any guesses what they are before i post up the last pic with the centre cap :p

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Hope you like them as muchas i do :)
 

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Yes they are Range Rover 2/ Discovery wheels. Just got the centre caps to paint. Going to order my custom adaptors tomorrow, so should be on the car in just over a week :)

I think they will make the car look so much better when they are on!
 

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Just a quick but little update of what i have done this week, i think it just neaterns the lines up a bit. :)

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Just make the lines look a little cleaner I think. Plus it was free :)
wow what did u use for this i have the same car and i fancy doing that makes it look so much smother
 
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