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welcome to the previous home of my 2006 steel gray sti.
Now enjoy my 2008.5 VW Gti.


im going to keep updates on it here, not that anyone will care. my STI will remain in post #2, to remember it :)


2008.5 black magic pearl GTI - sunroof and cold weather pkg.

i ended up with the new TSI engine. still the same 2.0T with some revisions. good and bad.
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-APR stage 2
-VF dogbone engine mount & tq. mount
-VF short shift kit
-VF intake
-18x8 oz ultraleggera black
-35% tint
-eyelids
-JL audio 10w3v2 : 300w RF amp
-nokya yellow fogs / highbeams
-forge spacer
-tiguan noise pipe delete
-3" catless turboback w/ autotech catback
-open fog grilles
-smoked black sidemarkers
-newsouth boost gauge w/ column pod
-smoked lamin-x taillights



next:
h&r sport springs
save my money ><
 

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Re: Szumita's 06 STi - Steel Gray!! its here!

Good bye :(













Power:
-302whp and 340wtq @ 19.5 psi - tuned by chris @efilogics:bow:
-Cobb accessport V.1
-Invidia G200 catback
-Invidia catless bellmouth downpipe
-APS 65mm CAI
-k&n filter w/ pre-filter
-walbro 255lph fuel pump
-2x Perrin oil Catch Cans
-Gimmick after-maf hose
-foglight bezel to intake mod
-Cobb turbo heatshield
-APS dual vent 50/50 bov
-Perrin radiator shroud

http://www.iwsti.com/forums/power-bragging/116995-2006-sti-302whp-340wtq.html


Exterior:
-front lip (v-limited style)
-35% tint
-headlights by lightwerkz w/ 95mm angel eyes
-Perrin Front plate delete
-04/05 tails w/ jdm mod
-carbon fiber / mesh grille
-NRG hood dampers
-kartboy exhaust hangers
-Bluebatmobile carbon fiber pillars
-Debadged
-Bosch Icon wipers
-HIR highbeams / LED parking lights, interior and rear
-rallyarmor mudflaps UR red
-235/40/17 bfgoodrich T/A kdw (summer)
-225/45/17 contiextreme contact (winter)
-iwsti plate frame


Interior:
-SS sphere shift knob by WC-lathe works
-red LED HVAC/interior
-red jdm hazard switch
-flat black a/c dials
-STRI boost gauge DSD-SLMII
-black sti carpets
-black / blue armrest cover

Suspension / Drivetrain / Brakes:
-Cobb front & rear swaybars*
-kartboy f+r endlinks*
-Kartboy F&R shifter bushings
-Hawk HPS f&r brake pads
-TiC 6mt pivot bushings
-ebay rear strut bar

ICE:
-pioneer AVIC-D3 navigation with XM radio and itouch connected
-kenwood ksc-sw10 under-seat sub
-boston acoustics s65rc 6.5" front speakers
-alpine sps-10c2 4" rear speakers
-IA speaker brackets

misc:
-removed spare/tools/jack
-Mfactory magnetic oil drain plug
-HJC clsp type-o helmet - matte gray
-schroth rallaye-4 harness - blue
-hella supertones

next:
..stri oil temp gauge
..ss brake lines
..more seat time @ auto-x :)


and a 12 sec pass @ NED :)


i would also like to keep a list of people who have helped me out!
thanks again for all the help guys! :D
- joe (jnprn2003)
- casey (vcustoms)
- chris @ xxtuning / efilogics
- my girlfriend (tabs411) for taking pictures and putting up with my car :p
 

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Re: Szumita's 06 STi - Steel Gray!! PICS ARE HERE!







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Re: Szumita's 06 Steel Gray STi - PICS UP!

nice, are you going to start modding?
 

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Re: Szumita's 06 Steel Gray STi - PICS UP!

reeksti said:
nice, are you going to start modding?
not so soon. gonna have to save for snow tires and exise tax ( lol :mad: )

but eventually i want to go stage 2 at least. im gonna go for an ap.v2 with my birthday in august, so i can atleast flash stage 1 for now. but hopefully i can get a nav and some nice audio in within a year. but yeah, nothin major in the near future.
 

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Re: Szumita's 06 Steel Gray STi - PICS UP!

nice ride, and welcome, im in the same boat except my wife wont let me get anything till next year..boo

edit: where in E.prov are you from, i am from woonsocket, hooray for RI
 

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Re: Szumita's 06 Steel Gray STi - PICS UP!

slyguySTI said:
nice ride, and welcome, im in the same boat except my wife wont let me get anything till next year..boo

edit: where in E.prov are you from, i am from woonsocket, hooray for RI
haha yeah, next year we can always look foward to! :lol:

i work in east providence. ill shoot you a PM.
 

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Re: Szumita's 06 Steel Gray STi - PICS UP!

hey! you need things.
 

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Re: Szumita's 06 Steel Gray STi - PICS UP!

Congrats, have fun and good luck with your STi :D
 

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Re: Szumita's 06 Steel Gray STi - PICS UP!

nice... no need to rush on modding the car...

what i would do is get an alignment first. relatively cheap for the benefits you get.
 

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Re: Szumita's 06 Steel Gray STi - PICS UP!

well, washed it today, and waxing and the whole deal sunday. more updates to come soon. what do you guys think about a tint?

850 miles so far...
 

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Re: Szumita's 06 Steel Gray STi - PICS UP!

def get tint
 

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Re: Szumita's 06 Steel Gray STi - PICS UP!

QuickSilverSTi said:
def get tint
yes, next month im gonna go for it :D


xtw1ster said:
Awesome, congrats!!:tup:
thanks man!


electronblur said:
Way to go man, nice choice. It looks great. :tup:
thanks! it looks alot nicer now, since i gave it a bath haha. gonna wax it this weekend.


:lol:
 
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