Category Archives: Audi TT, 2003 QC

Euro Mirrors

Installation: (17,925 miles) I’ve been wanting to do this mod for a while and so I just added the euro mirrors to a recent ECS Tuning order.  There is a nice set of instructions for the installation available from Stratmosphere. Only thing that … Continue reading

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Defcon 1+

Installation: (17,925 miles) I got the Defcon 1+ kit (from MCPaudi via the Modshack) as a Christmas gift. I started the installation  a couple of weekends ago and finally got around to finishing it last night.  Removing the control arms from the … Continue reading

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Modshack Stage 1 (VTDA)

Installation: (17,886 miles) The installation was straight forward with the instructions provided by Steve Schwing at the Modshack. It took about 30 minutes. My VTDA is powder coated in black wrinkle and is a close match to the plastic engine cover parts. Test Drive … Continue reading

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Forge Motorsport 007P Stealth Black Piston Diverter Valve

Installation: (17,230 miles) Let’s see, remove the engine cover, remove the OEM DV, discard the two crimp-style clamps and save the screw-type clamp, install Forge 007P, and secure with the three clamps provided. Not much more than that. I’m using the … Continue reading

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APR STock/93 Octane/100 Octane/Security Lockout

Installation: (16,944 miles) Installation was a breeze. I drove from Charleston, WV, to Greensburg, PA, where Josh Volk at Next Level Tuning, used APR’s DirectPort Programming to flash my ECU with a stock-like program, a 93 octane performance program, a 100 octane race fuel … Continue reading

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SSR GT7-H with Goodyear Eagle F1 235/35YR19

Installation: (15,980 miles) Installation is straight forward and took about 1 hour. The wheels and tires were purchased from Tire Rack (www.tirerack.com) and were shipped mounted and balanced. SSR provides very nice aluminum valve stems and caps. The wheels come with … Continue reading

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Blueflame Cat-Back Exhaust

Installation: (~15,900 miles) Installation is straight forward and took about 2 hours. At the suggestion of adminisTerTurbo, I secured the rear most hangers with small hose clamps. The hanger provided on the exhaust setup does not have any ‘lip’ to keep … Continue reading

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