uk 16v with twin dellorto 45s,new video!

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Post by cabriaulait » Sat Sep 30, 2006 4:23 pm

thats a rivage isnt it, looking nice, like the mk3 to, tho i find it hard to say tbh.....

have u been to http://www.vwgolfmk1.org.uk and said hello?


might find some side stripes there!
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Post by grellow » Sat Sep 30, 2006 4:33 pm

wish it was a rivage!
and the white one aint a mk3
its a mk4 gti 20vt
been a member on the mk1 forum for a few yrs now,not a bad site,loads of info,they dont seem to like modding the mk1 which is shame

forgot to add,audi tt heated half leather and half alcantara seats goin in the cabrio soon,bought them for the mk4 but i,m gonna put em in the cabrio

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Post by grellow » Sun Jul 22, 2007 5:32 am

hi all

not been on here for a long time!!
been busy setting up my own forum

http://www.vag-h2o.co.uk have a look around :wink:

anyway the mk1 is off the road and in bits
decided to make it show worthy

16v out of a corrado now in place,and now on coilovers so it can go as low as possible 8)

i,ll keep posting updates now ive got time
heres some pics
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Post by Briano1234 » Mon Jul 23, 2007 2:09 am

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Re: a newbie from the uk

Post by grellow » Thu Feb 14, 2008 4:42 pm

not much to update on :(

sold my mk4 golf so i can finish the mk1!
i,m picking up a set of twin dellorto 45,s this weekend so i,ll post some pics up soon

hoping for around 170bhp at the flywheel,nothing amazing but should be fun
have been told i should get more bhp but we,ll see

pics soon 8)

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Re: a newbie from the uk

Post by Calimus » Thu Feb 14, 2008 8:44 pm

Keep plugging away at it, it should be awesome when finished. Sorry you had to unload the MKIV though. Parting with a dub of any generation can't be easy. :cry:
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Re: a newbie from the uk

Post by grellow » Fri Feb 15, 2008 3:27 pm

selling the mk4 broke my heart :cry:

had it a few yrs,won a couple of trophys and had it mag featured 8)

replaced it with a mk2 so its not all bad
anyway the mk1 means more to me than anything!!

i,ll post pics of the smoothed rocker cover later :D

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Re: a newbie from the uk

Post by grellow » Fri Feb 15, 2008 6:20 pm

heres how it sits now :(

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the inside

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the smoothed rocker cover 8)

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and the mk2 which is now my daily drive

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Re: a newbie from the uk

Post by kamzcab86 » Fri Feb 15, 2008 8:07 pm

Aaaaaaww... :( Any idea on when it'll be back on the road?

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Post by grellow » Sat Feb 16, 2008 3:06 am

hopefully in 6 months!

really need to get stuck in nowand get it finished

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Re: a newbie from the uk

Post by grellow » Mon Feb 25, 2008 4:26 pm

carbs now fitted but still not running :banghead:

having wiring problems but now i have the wiring diagram so should be running soon

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Re: a newbie from the uk

Post by grellow » Thu Feb 28, 2008 3:16 pm

its running at last!
only taken 12 months :lol:

not a very good vid,its a bit loud as the exhaust wasnt fully fitted!

http://uk.youtube.com/watch?v=6_woDQ_Ih6o

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Re: a newbie from the uk

Post by grellow » Thu Sep 11, 2008 3:16 pm

just thought i,d post a little update seeing as i aint been on here for soooooo long

car now running perfect,still lots to do tho
i really need to come on here more often :(

little vid for you

http://s9.photobucket.com/albums/a79/gr ... id0003.flv

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