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--maddox710-- Forged vf24 Build Thread

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well its about time i made a build thread seeing as I've owned my V for well over a year now.

i joined ttgt in September 2009, and shadowed over there for a while studying ep's then abit after joined ukso (dont know what took me soo long) finally bit the bullet went to the bank and got a loan to fund to buy one.

and here she is as soon as she got onto my drive smile.png

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specs:

hks mushroom filter

hks ssqv mk1

apexi turbo timer

buddyclub spec 2 rep

rota grids

trd coilovers

ek9 recaros

got cracking straight away striping the rear reckaro bench out and re-painting the scruffy shell

BEFORE

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AFTER

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will update later

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Looks a very good base to start with dude,

Looking forward to seeing some updates.

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Only started it this morning guys, but have a track day experience at silverstone so had to put it on hold loads of pictures and updates over the week

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one of the TRD shocks decided give way about a mile away from home when i was coming back from japshow 2011 in june so i brought a set of these badboys

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ordered a HDI frontmount intercooler

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finished cutting the bumper and ended looking like this, was happy with the look but will eventually get a varis front bumper.

my front bumper is getting abit tired now need retiring :/

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wanted more power now so will be TD04ing the V

heres some of the goodies I've been collecting to boost it up

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managed to find this race spec valve cover hiding on ebay ages ago dont know if any recognises this

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got an old hks fcon piggy back ecu of sam_glanz of ttgt

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got some goodies through the post today, excellent service from id-workz!! :) come super quick

just a little taster of whats to come :)

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lookin good mate! what did u use to paint the rear of the shell?

Hammerite white mate really good match tbh :)

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:thumbsup:

Let me know if you need anything else mate :)

Yeah will do dude, need 38mm external wastegate at some point

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Thanks for all your comments guys, lots more to come. Will tidy up this thread sometime soon

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Got my zisco TD04 kit through the post, thanks keith from zisco performance!! :)

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also got a new battery as the start of this cold front killed my old one( excuse my dirty intercooler pipes :/

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TD04 FTW that black paint wont last long at all mine burnt off with in a few days :D

Indeed matey :)cant wait till its all together :) im planning in wrapping it anyway, i love the look of Seba's zisco mani that is wrapped.

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Indeed matey :)cant wait till its all together :) im planning in wrapping it anyway, i love the look of Seba's zisco mani that is wrapped.

I got told not to wrap it as will run the risk of cracking but each to there own you will love it :D

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Only a couple of bits too get now.

Just need to modify cooler pipework to suit TD04.

Get water pipes for AN fittings off the turbo to the block, anyone know what size it will be? AN-6??

Then external gate, will get that next month as funds are dry now :(

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Let me know when you need a wastegate, I have genuine Tials available on my website cheaper than others. :)

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Let me know when you need a wastegate, I have genuine Tials available on my website cheaper than others. :)

Get paid on the 31st dude:) what colours you do?

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finially got round to putting this update on now, td04 build is all done now just need a nice forged engine to go in now



this was as i put the car into the garage on the 10th of december the engine bay was in such a mess before i started


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got the old unit of which turned out to be a ct9B werent as hard as i thought. the bolts free`d off pretty easy in the cold weather we had.


turbo mani and cat will be up for sale soon. hola at me if you need it any of it :)



gotta get a cheeky comparison in aint you lads :)



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