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    If you don't have any joy with the UK supply of...

    If you don't have any joy with the UK supply of the Bilsteins just let me know the part numbers and I should be able to get them direct from Bilstein and quote a price delivered. I do seafreight...
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    It's a daisy chain action and reaction, the too...

    It's a daisy chain action and reaction, the too high CoR and CoG makes it roll too much as soon as the steering wheel is turned, instantaneous diagonal weight transfer, the rear swaybar lifts the...
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    We run progressive grids, so where you finish the...

    We run progressive grids, so where you finish the previous race is where you start the next race, qualified 3rd (1.06.7), finished race 1 in 3rd (8 laps), finished race 2 in 3rd (10 laps), finished...
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    Good job Sam, well done, don't tell your mate in...

    Good job Sam, well done, don't tell your mate in the Clio the secrets of FWD race car set up :cool:
    Has he broken a rear hub yet? Tell him to check them regularly.
    Every track is different on...
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    No joy on the A050's, sorry. Cheers Gary

    No joy on the A050's, sorry.

    Cheers
    Gary
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    Yep, it enables them to change the spring rate...

    Yep, it enables them to change the spring rate faster. Removing the mac struts takes time plus after they are reinstalled it needs to be wheel aligned. The springs they use are specifically...
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    You must have been very lucky with your Jeep/s,...

    You must have been very lucky with your Jeep/s, one of our drivers tows his race car with his Jeeps and they are always being worked on for some reason or another. Trim loose rattling or falling of,...
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    In my family we are on DSG equipped VW #6; MK6...

    In my family we are on DSG equipped VW #6;
    MK6 Golf GTi
    MK7 Golf 118 Comfortline (twincharger)
    MK7.5 Golf 110 Highline
    Mk7 Golf Gti
    Mk5 Polo Gti (1.8 )
    MK7.5 Golf R

    Only one of them, the...
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    The Escort is entered for Wakefield, goes good in...

    The Escort is entered for Wakefield, goes good in a straight line, doesn't stop all the great and doesn't handle at all. Like all leaf spring/live axle cars he needs to spend as much on the rear end...
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    I use a Burger JB4, easy to remove for...

    I use a Burger JB4, easy to remove for service/warranty and gives plenty of performance increase especially using Pump 98.

    Burger Motorsports JB4 Performance Tune VW / Audi / Skoda – AutoInstruct...
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    Round 1 of the 2020 NSW State Championship is on...

    Round 1 of the 2020 NSW State Championship is on at Wakefield Park 29/2 and 1/3, I'll ask Billy to quarantine any suitable 15"tyres for you.

    Cheers
    Gary
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    I don't know the restrictor sizes for rallycross...

    I don't know the restrictor sizes for rallycross but they most likely would in the range 32 mm to 36 mm, which is similar to rally cars. Which means 270 bhp to around 380 bhp maximum. That's why...
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    Call Volkswagen Customer Service, 1800 607 822...

    Call Volkswagen Customer Service, 1800 607 822 explain the situation to them calmly, they will contact the dealer and get back to you with the details.

    Cheers
    Gary
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    Rallycross regs are complex and as a result there...

    Rallycross regs are complex and as a result there are specific engine specifications engineered to suite those regulations. As a result you see "unusual" hardware that is designed to specifically...
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    https://www.vwwatercooled.com.au/forums/images/imp...

    https://www.vwwatercooled.com.au/forums/images/imported/2020/01/sl1600-1.jpg
    Cheers
    Gary
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    I always do the rear swaybar first (on a FWD...

    I always do the rear swaybar first (on a FWD biased 4WD), it's the best bang for buck handling upgrade by a long way. Plus if your halfway handy with a spanner it's a DIY exercise, no special tools...
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    In the A050 the 215/50/15 is actually 229 mm wide...

    In the A050 the 215/50/15 is actually 229 mm wide and I just measured a 225/45/16 and they are 227 mm wide. Which is what they are quoted as on the Yokohama tyre chart;
    Advan A050 (Semi-Slick)
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    The 225/45/16's work OK on a 7" rim but an 8" is...

    The 225/45/16's work OK on a 7" rim but an 8" is marginally better.
    The 225/45/16 in the A050 control tyre is the common size for early Commodores in Improved Production (16" is their max allowed...
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    I'll see if I can find you a not terrible...

    I'll see if I can find you a not terrible 215/50/15, I'll let you know. Have you got any 16" wheels yet, there's a couple of 225/45/16's that would do you for few meetings.

    Cheers
    Gary
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    All the time, 0.5mm no big deal. I'd still...

    All the time, 0.5mm no big deal.
    I'd still check out machining the S3 pistons.


    Cheers
    Gary
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    For string alignment I don't use string I use hat...

    For string alignment I don't use string I use hat elastic, 2.0 or 2.5 mm 'ish cheap as from Lincraft,. Since it's elastic I can do things like hook it up over the exterior rear vision mirrors to get...
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    We run fully floating gudgeons. Can't you use...

    We run fully floating gudgeons.

    Can't you use the forged aftermarket rods you already have? With Honda pistons?

    Cheers
    Gary
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    $1200 to $1300 for 4 pistons :facepalm: it's...

    $1200 to $1300 for 4 pistons :facepalm: it's definitely time to look at more common engines with the same major dimensions, bore, pin to deck height and pin diameter. As in the post above Honda B...
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    As far as I know there's a 22 mm and a 24 mm...

    As far as I know there's a 22 mm and a 24 mm Whiteline solid rear swaybar available. A 24mm with adjustment should make a substantial difference if yours is fitted with an 18 mm or 20 mm standard...
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    As used in pistons, 4032 is OK to machine as long...

    As used in pistons, 4032 is OK to machine as long as it is really well lubricated, don't machine it dry. There's a lot of non performance friendly stuff being done to engines these days in the quest...
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