Volkswagen Golf MKIVolkswagen Golf MKIIVolkswagen Golf MKIIIVolkswagen Golf MKIVVolkswagen Golf MKVVolkswagen Golf MKVIVolkswagen Golf MKVII


+ Reply to Thread
Page 3 of 3 FirstFirst 123
Results 21 to 29 of 29

Thread: MrTurkey's GolfR MK6

  1. #21
    Senior Member frazza's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2011
    Location
    Brisbane, Australia
    Daily
    MY11 Golf R
    2nd Car
    MY16 Polo GTI M
    Name
    Chris
    Posts
    4,827

    Yeah most of those DP can be pretty loud without a res, i tested a few DP's on mine and they were crazy loud, ok if you stay off the throttle but as soon and you give it a boot everyone for 10 blocks knows you're doing it, haha. I ended up going back to stock for ages until just recently i de-catted first cat off the stock DP and it goes really well now, Stage 2 tune and not crazy loud, almost the same as stock. I think i'm going to get a custom rear section made for it now.
    ║ "The mind is willing but the body is weak - Frazza 2013" ║ Follow me on Instagram

  2. #22
    Member
    Join Date
    Dec 2016
    Location
    Wodonga, VIC
    Daily
    Mazda 3 MPS 2012
    2nd Car
    VW Golf R 2012
    Name
    Chris
    Posts
    64

    Here is a little test drive, take with my phone on a dash mount, windows down.
    https://photos.app.goo.gl/2KNjGtkLneYUuvzV2

    Pics:
    Full from rear:
    https://photos.app.goo.gl/nQhGCuxUjQ0tAXz02

    Downpipe:
    https://photos.app.goo.gl/QvrVeH4YCrf9I5eX2

    The silencer/muffler/resonator (what would you call it?):
    https://photos.app.goo.gl/AOcJWur5f2yGu3N63

  3. #23
    Member
    Join Date
    Dec 2016
    Location
    Wodonga, VIC
    Daily
    Mazda 3 MPS 2012
    2nd Car
    VW Golf R 2012
    Name
    Chris
    Posts
    64

    New PB at Winton on the weekend 1:39.7120 (results are on Natsoft, 6/5/18)

    Weather was perfect for the whole day, some pretty quick cars there. Ran out of pads in last session again

    RaceChrono said I should have put down a 1:39.1 ish time if I put it together. Ran two sessions with a passenger which was fun.

    New Tyres, Nankang AR-1's 235/40/18
    New Wheels, Team Dynamics 18x8
    New Tune, Stage 2 Spectune

    Other bigs currently on car

    BC Racing ER Coilovers
    VWR 6 Piston BBK
    Forza FP3 pads
    Whiteline RSB
    3" Turbo Back Exhaust, single cat, single hotdog (loud)

  4. #24
    Senior Member guile's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2014
    Location
    brisbane
    Daily
    audi s3
    Name
    little baby jesus
    Posts
    460

    Good work mate, nice set of mods...

    Mind me asking where you got the team dynamics from please?

  5. #25
    Member
    Join Date
    Dec 2016
    Location
    Wodonga, VIC
    Daily
    Mazda 3 MPS 2012
    2nd Car
    VW Golf R 2012
    Name
    Chris
    Posts
    64

    Quote Originally Posted by guile View Post
    Good work mate, nice set of mods...

    Mind me asking where you got the team dynamics from please?
    https://www.rsshop.com.au/

    They get them locally. I picked them up used though from them.

    I must say, much nicer than my old wheels, make the huge brakes look even huger. (caused much muttering and awe during scrutineering)

  6. #26
    Member
    Join Date
    Dec 2016
    Location
    Wodonga, VIC
    Daily
    Mazda 3 MPS 2012
    2nd Car
    VW Golf R 2012
    Name
    Chris
    Posts
    64

    Well, brake issues in the last session at Winton, found out why. Inside pads melted/warped. Outer pads on both sides were fine.

    Ouch

    Ouch

    More ouch


    Going to get rotors machined, calipers checked and have ordered new pads. Going to have to be more diligent about post track day pull downs and measurements.

    Still I am very surprised at how this went...

  7. #27
    Member
    Join Date
    Dec 2016
    Location
    Wodonga, VIC
    Daily
    Mazda 3 MPS 2012
    2nd Car
    VW Golf R 2012
    Name
    Chris
    Posts
    64

    New wheels



    Tyre selection too:
    Nankang, Nexen and Advans


  8. #28
    Senior Member Machine's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2012
    Location
    Gold Coast
    Daily
    MY13 Golf R
    2nd Car
    MY08 Polo 1.9 TDI
    Name
    Machine
    Posts
    1,108

    Quote Originally Posted by MrTurkey View Post
    New stance:


    Stance 2:


    Love the rear:


    I did the install myself on the garage floor. Jack stands, rear first then front. One trip to Bunnings to get the M14 socket.
    I'll try to document some of the install later.
    That's better! And good on you for installing yourself.
    Click here --> MY13 CW Golf R | Manual | ACC (deleted) | 19" Black Talladegas (sold) | Satnav-Dynaudio
    APR Stage 2+ w/RFD | Autotech HPFP | IE CAI + BSH Heat Shield | NPC Clutch + SMF | HPX 3" TBE | CTS FMIC | VWR Short Shifter | Comp Haldex | Uprated Engine Mounts | MCA Red Suspension | HP Superpro LCA/ALK/Ball Joints | Superpro Rear Bushes | AP Racing BBK | P3 Gauge
    Track wheels: 18x8 ET45 Enkei Racing PF01 | Tyres: 245/40R18 Yokohama A050 | Street: 245/35R19 Michelin Pilot Sport 4 S

  9. #29
    Senior Member Machine's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2012
    Location
    Gold Coast
    Daily
    MY13 Golf R
    2nd Car
    MY08 Polo 1.9 TDI
    Name
    Machine
    Posts
    1,108

    Quote Originally Posted by MrTurkey View Post
    Well, brake issues in the last session at Winton, found out why. Inside pads melted/warped. Outer pads on both sides were fine.

    Ouch

    Ouch

    More ouch


    Going to get rotors machined, calipers checked and have ordered new pads. Going to have to be more diligent about post track day pull downs and measurements.

    Still I am very surprised at how this went...
    WHAT THE HELL?! Is this the VWR BBK?
    Click here --> MY13 CW Golf R | Manual | ACC (deleted) | 19" Black Talladegas (sold) | Satnav-Dynaudio
    APR Stage 2+ w/RFD | Autotech HPFP | IE CAI + BSH Heat Shield | NPC Clutch + SMF | HPX 3" TBE | CTS FMIC | VWR Short Shifter | Comp Haldex | Uprated Engine Mounts | MCA Red Suspension | HP Superpro LCA/ALK/Ball Joints | Superpro Rear Bushes | AP Racing BBK | P3 Gauge
    Track wheels: 18x8 ET45 Enkei Racing PF01 | Tyres: 245/40R18 Yokohama A050 | Street: 245/35R19 Michelin Pilot Sport 4 S

+ Reply to Thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts