It would no doubt have made the process much easier but no, I didn’t. Just took care when applying around the exhaust, handbrake cables etc. Used some cardboard to shield the exhaust while I was applying around that area. It is pretty hindered as you say and I’ll no doubt have missed some spots...
Not really an update as such but I picked up some Isofix brackets that popped up for sale on Facebook a few weeks back. They were very cheap and I’ve got my first child on the way so figured why not!
Doubtful they’ll be used for a good few years but at least they’re here should I grow a little...
Those bottom nuts on the rear droplinks are ridiculous. Fortunately when I changed mine I was also fitting a bigger arb, so I just took everything off as one. To this day the old plastic drop links are still bolted to the standard rear arb!
Wouldn’t go to the stealers for oil myself, easily available elsewhere. But yes I have gone to them for genuine filters etc. Sure there are cheaper OEM quality options but you’re talking about a few extra quid.
That’s interesting. I’m always keeping my eye out for a set of these, even just the fronts, but if they sit higher I probably shouldn’t bother. Not much room to spare at 6’4” as it is!
I’m sure the seats in pre-facelift cars are lower too, mine certainly were in previous B5’s. When I first...
Annual "what the hell are these doing in my kitchen" ceramic coating this week. Went with Gtechniq C5 again. These are still coming up like new more than 2 years after powder coating, now protected for another year or so!
Got the car back on the standard 17" avus wheels for now - been a...
As title. Found in garage while clearing out but no longer needed.
45mm length (18mm longer than standard)
£10 collected from Ayr.
Any questions please PM me as I don’t always get notified of thread replies!
As title. Found these tucked away in the garage but surplus to requirements.
15mm hubcentric spacers.
5x112 and 5x100
Extended 40mm bolts (M14x1.5, radius seat)
£30 collected from Ayr.
Please PM me as I don’t always get notified of thread replies!