DT's Build Thread by DT EXP

By diyauto
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DT's Build Thread

Compliments of DT EXP @ vwvortex.com


Well I have few threads rolling around out there.. I want to make one central thread for everything I have done or failed to do while working on the TiG..

TiG's stats the day I brought her home
2.0T (K03)
6 speed manual
346 Miles (was driven from CHI to Omaha so I could buy it)

Update as of 16-Aug-2014

2.0T TSI with upgraded k04 turbo from APR
AWE Turbo Outlet Pipe
Neuspeed Engine Torque Arm Insert
BSH Street Catch Can
Mod Shack Stage I with the Carbonio II Intake pipe
42DD 3" Down pipe paired to a 2.5" exhaust w/Magnaflow muffler from Techtonics

6MT with Custom South Bend Clutch kit
BFI Stage I transmission mounts

Adams Rotors paired with Hawk pads

Airlift Performance Series with AccuAir E-level management
APR Rear Sway bar
ABD Racing Rear Stress Bar with custom mounting brackets

Wheels & tires:
17x8.5 BBS CH003
245/50/17 Yokohama S.Drive

Painted Grill
Tinted side markers, Tinted 3rd brake light
Hella Blackout Highlights
OEM Fog light kit
deAutoKey LED City lights
Rear Wiper Delete

Corbeau CR1 seats with 5 point harness
Rear Seat Delete
AutoPower Roll Bar with Harness bar
Seat belt delete with color matched cover
deAutoKey LED lighting kit
MKV GTi Steering Wheel

Pioneer AVH-X5600BHS
Kicker CX300.4 for Components
Kicker CX600.1 for Sub
Kicker 8" L7 Sub
Kicker KS Series Component Speakers
Custom JMD built box for sub

To my Wife and Kids who put up with me
Berk and Guys at DBC http://www.dbctuning.com/
Josh M. along with the rest of the StrictlyEA members http://www.strictlyea.com/

People Can't thank enough:
Again my wife for putting up with me and my VW's
Marble from JMD http://jasonmarbledesigns.com/ (Did my audio, AirRide, and Rollbar install)

Future plan:
I got tons!

Power Mod page:

As aways - More to come here!

Carbonio's Stage 1 and Stage II pipes

APR Ko4 with APR's tune


Wheel from MKv GTi

Please note the two different mounting plates from the MKI TiG vs MKV GTi
Left is TiG Right mounted on the Air bag (The Airbag from the TiG) is from the GTi

Boost it!

Had to make a custom tap (will get pics of that later) and we tapped power from the headunit


Sound deadening (one of the best mods I ever did)


Kicker Sub/AMP

Brakes/Suspension/etc page

B&G springs then

Now on H&R's Super Lows meant for Mkv R32

Old Wheels
B7 RS4 Rep in 17x7.5 ET35 Powdercoated Satin Black
Summer - SUMITOMO HTR Z III 235/55ZR
Winter - BLIZZAK WS60 215/65R-16 (on my stock 16's)

New Wheels
BBS CH's in 17x8 ET35 Powdercoated Flat Black
Summer - Dunlop S-Drives 235/50/17

Odds and Ends

2" from etrailer.com

How the TiG looks today 5-15-2010


Nice Tig!

Posted by MPower on 10/12/20 @ 1:58:15 PM