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Old 07-24-2014, 04:17 AM
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Re: What did you do to your WK2 SRT today?

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Hey Maxy. I'm thinking about doing this soon. Will there be any problems with emissions or anything like that down the track? Also, after living with it for a couple weeks now, what are your thoughts?

Mate I'm not sure on emissions or how it will go for future inspections , but after a couple of weeks it's good it has got a bit louder and it has a nice rumble to it now and the engine has seem to have tuned itself reason I say this is that before I had about half a sec delay when booting into WOT . Honestly I really like the sound mate it's a good mod for such little money, in saying that I did order the GTHaus Exhaust system to basically turn heads and have some fun . Personally I would do it and you keep your suitcase muffler because you can always put it back on , like I said its a real difference after 2 weeks of use , But I did read somewhere on this site that after 12mnths of doing this mod the standard mufflers at the rear start to fail or start to rattle because of all the extra exhaust pressure

I can't remember thou who it was sorry , maybe someone else can chime in or confirm this ?




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Old 07-24-2014, 04:24 AM
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What did you do to your WK2 SRT today?

My wife picked up the car today it had the new Driveshafts TSB put in , got the rear headlight module fixed " my fault" , and got the Aircon TSB done and the Uconnect TSB done and they put in new rear shock absorbers in ?? She took some photos of the Driveshafts etc etc but she said the biggest improvement was the rear camera ? , it's not cloudy or blurry anymore it's crystal clear . I joined that petition too and looks like it wasn't the poor quality camera ? It's was just lousy firmware , she took a video and photos I can't believe the difference . Well that's one bunch of problems fixed.

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Old 07-25-2014, 01:54 AM
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Re: What did you do to your WK2 SRT today?

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But I did read somewhere on this site that after 12mnths of doing this mod the standard mufflers at the rear start to fail or start to rattle because of all the extra exhaust pressure

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Ahhh...I'm going to have to look into this and wait a bit. Thanks for bringing this to my attention whether it's true or not. The last thing I need is for the wife asking why I have to put a new exhaust on...but then again that could be a good thing.
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Old 07-27-2014, 07:48 PM
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Re: What did you do to your WK2 SRT today?

you sir need some less dusty pads....LOL
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Old 07-27-2014, 08:13 PM
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you sir need some less dusty pads....LOL
Already installed! That dirt on the ground may be from previous washes. The new hawk pads are way better than stock so far. Thanks for the suggestion.
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Old 07-27-2014, 08:19 PM
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Re: What did you do to your WK2 SRT today?

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Already installed! That dirt on the ground may be from previous washes. The new hawk pads are way better than stock so far. Thanks for the suggestion.

Not a big fan of loosing stopping power thou ? Anyone tried the pommy brand of pads ECB for our SRT's ?


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Old 07-27-2014, 08:31 PM
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Not a big fan of loosing stopping power thou ? Anyone tried the pommy brand of pads ECB for our SRT's ?

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I honestly feel the loss is negligible and they seem to be biting harder than the first week they were installed. Since I'm not tracking the vehicle I think whatever loss is insignificant. These are hawk HPS BTW.
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Old 07-30-2014, 11:06 PM
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Re: What did you do to your WK2 SRT today?

Order these Items from Billet Technology, Front Door Sill Plates just let them sit there at the moment to see what they look like , good build quality but I am not sure now ? anyone else care to comment ..



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Order these Items from Billet Technology, Front Door Sill Plates just let them sit there at the moment to see what they look like , good build quality but I am not sure now ? anyone else care to comment ..



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I have them on mine too. The rear ones don't work in mine. To much bend. But I love the front ones.


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Re: What did you do to your WK2 SRT today?

Too much bend ? Not really mate I just put a couple little bends in you can't even notice with the palm of my hand they look great I'll get some pics if you want , again only so so slightly bent to mould in you would never notice .

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How long did it take you to get the door sills Maxy??
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