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My Grande :P.

Well this is how my car is progressing
Day 1:

then i got a debadged grill and little number plate altough i got pulled for it after two weeks

then came along some new alloys oh and white mirrors

next was a GSR induction with Forge breather pipe and Samco coolant pipe



Next was to lower on Eibach sportlines as recommended by most on here

then i got sharks fin aerial - not to everyones taste but i like it

then i got edge speakers and an MTX sub



and i still have a leon cupra splitter in the garage to go on and some 6000k hi/lo HIDs
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Re: My Grande :P

Looks nice. You'll get pulled for the Italian number plate too
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Next was to lower on Eibach sportlines as recommended by most on here...

then i got sharks fin aerial - not to everyones taste but i like it
Have you lowered it yet then or not? any pics?

Looks really good though, the white wheels really do suit it.

& where did you get your shark fin from, i was thinking about getting one myself ..
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Re: My Grande :P

yh i got pulled one night and i had the police follow me home, they made me change it there and then and give them the italien plates

it is lowered just not got any pics
i got the sharks fin off ebay (be carefull though as there are loads of fake ones that are just for show)
i got halfrauds to mix up the paint and i sprayed it at home so looks alrite
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Re: My Grande :P

i may have some abarth seats to go in tomoz
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alright, well if you could take some pics at some point i'd love to see em
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Re: My Grande :P

new seats

sorry its wonky
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new seats

sorry its wonky
Bet they were pricey?
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Re: My Grande :P

they were 400
out the 500 abarth
mint condition
they were only used for a week while the bloke waited for sabelts to get delivered
so sold them on
had to drive to manchester tho to get them, good buy tho
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Re: My Grande :P

hi i also have done:
  • Forge breather pipe
  • Tinted side repeators
  • Wind deflectors
  • Custom 'stealth' exhaust
  • EBC green stuff pads
  • Tinted rear lights using lamin-x
  • Tinted fog lights using lamin-x also
  • Mtec side lights
  • Samco washer hoses
Will get more pics up soon
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Re: My Grande :P

Very nice work mate, just hurry up and get the HIDs in yeah so I can see the 'beam' pattern if there actually is one =D thanks
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Re: My Grande :P

tried to fit the seats this mornin but they arent a direct fit
but im sure i can adapt the runners to go in
[quote] Very nice work mate, just hurry up and get the HIDs in yeah so I can see the 'beam' pattern if there actually is one =D thanks [quote]
the HIDs are a christmas present of the mrs so will have to wait a few weeks for those
but i will get them in as soon as and take before and after pics

if i like them a lot i may get HID fogs aswell to finish it off
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Re: My Grande :P

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alright, well if you could take some pics at some point i'd love to see em
just got a few pics lowered and one with tinted lights




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Re: My Grande :P

hi mate,

where did you get your gsr induction kit from?
also does it make mch diffrence to sound and performance and was it expensive??

thanks
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Re: My Grande :P

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hi mate,

where did you get your gsr induction kit from?
also does it make mch diffrence to sound and performance and was it expensive??

thanks
i got it from peter who makes them, if u want i can pm his mobile number to you
it makes a nice noise but as i have a custom exhaust that seems to drown out the noise.
heres the down side it was 150
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