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Old 06-18-2018, 12:20 AM   #1805
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Some more shots from Gridlife.





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Old 06-18-2018, 09:09 AM   #1806
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Should come down to grid life Road Atlanta.
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Old 06-18-2018, 10:13 AM   #1807
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Old 06-18-2018, 01:36 PM   #1808
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Should come down to grid life Road Atlanta.
Man do I wish, we actually almost bought my buddy Ryan's track mod TA ticket. However, we've had some medical misfortune and are currently down an income so money has gotten crazy right. Would love to finally meet you in person, I'm assuming you are going?
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Old 06-18-2018, 01:49 PM   #1809
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Probably not this year, definitely want to make it out to a grid life event, seems like tons of fun. Problem is that I don't currently have a car suitable for a DE, and bringing one of the racecars would be a bit too much of a hassle, plus putting additional hours on them, ect, ect...
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Old 06-29-2018, 01:33 PM   #1810
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I'm getting really tempted to send this GT2876R out for a rebuild/upgrade and just slap it on my stock motor with a low boost tune. Found a shop in Canada that will rebuild, port and polish the manifold and compressor housing, machine the housing and upgrade to a GTX2876R and ceramic coat the whole setup for around $800 USD. I'd have to do the injectors, lpfp and FPRV at the same time but shes due for a carbon cleaning anyway.

Thoughts on this idea till I can finish my other motor?
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Old 06-29-2018, 01:48 PM   #1811
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Sell it, buy a bigger turbo. As soon as you get it on and running you’re going to want to upgrade
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Old 07-02-2018, 01:06 PM   #1812
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Sell it, buy a bigger turbo. As soon as you get it on and running you’re going to want to upgrade
I dont want to go to a 30 series, spool times and power band just aren't what I want for the track. I was considering a 29 series but the more research I do it just doesn't seem worth it. Goal is just over 400whp and I really dont want more than that since fueling becomes an issue. The GTX2876R seems to be the sweet spot.
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Old 07-02-2018, 01:09 PM   #1813
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Also keep in mind I'm still K03 on the racecar. My K04 daily feels great but I just want a little more than what they can put out on the racecar so the GTX2876R is the turbo I'm going with.

I have the S3 injectors and RS4 FRPV ready to go on with the turbo. Hoping the lpfp is up to the task.
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Old 07-02-2018, 01:24 PM   #1814
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Also keep in mind I'm still K03 on the racecar. My K04 daily feels great but I just want a little more than what they can put out on the racecar so the GTX2876R is the turbo I'm going with.

I have the S3 injectors and RS4 FRPV ready to go on with the turbo. Hoping the lpfp is up to the task.
It won't be.
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Old 07-03-2018, 03:49 AM   #1815
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Also keep in mind I'm still K03 on the racecar. My K04 daily feels great but I just want a little more than what they can put out on the racecar so the GTX2876R is the turbo I'm going with.

I have the S3 injectors and RS4 FRPV ready to go on with the turbo. Hoping the lpfp is up to the task.


I had the GTX2867R for 2 years and the power level I had was amazing, you will need an upgraded LPFP to have a steady power level specially on track.
I would suggest to stick to the GTX2867R.
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Old 07-15-2018, 08:55 PM   #1816
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Needed something to do for some zen time. Harder than expected, still need to replace my temp zip ties and hose clamps and clean it up a little. Turned out pretty good if I do say so myself.



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Old 08-18-2018, 09:04 PM   #1817
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Well, took home a top 20 award at the annual Windy City Dubfest.

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Old 08-19-2018, 11:44 PM   #1818
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Thanks for this epic thread!!

so much info for me and the new Time attack build on the cards.

Got a question on the DSG oil cooler, If the car was still been driven daily, could you just leave the pump off for the oil cooler and the car would fun fine and then on the track, halfway through the warmup lap turn it on to let the oil get up to temp? Just don't know enough on the DSG systems to know.
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