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stuibaby's Arctic Grey MK3 Ibiza Cupra

Discussion in 'Readers Rides (SEAT)' started by stuibaby, Aug 15, 2011.

  1. stuibaby

    stuibaby MK3 Cupra Driver - Proud!

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    Hello SCN!

    Owned my mk3 Cupra for a year now so thought it was about time i started up a ride thread!

    Bought this beauty last August with 83000 miles on the clock.

    It is a 2001 that came with the Oettinger pack offered from SEAT.

    Supposedly boasts a 210BHP power - Which i find hard to believe and i havent bother RR'ing it.

    Sooo, Here she is:


    Things i have done to the car...

    Tinted Windows
    eBay Short shifter with Richbrook knob
    TT Gearbox shifter
    Boost gauge
    Upper and lower Front Strut braces
    Standard wheels bought and fitted (A lot comfier then the 17" OZ's)
    20mm rear spacer
    De-badged
    De-wipered
    N249 bypassed
    Colour coded bump strips

    Comments welcome!
     
    #1 stuibaby, Aug 15, 2011
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  2. stuibaby

    stuibaby MK3 Cupra Driver - Proud!

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    Found this pic round my uncles,

    Me in my Uncles MK3 Cupra back in 2001 after he bought it!

    [​IMG]
     
  3. cuprapowerpaul

    cuprapowerpaul Active Member

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    I take it your early 20's now, looking at the pic there :lol:

    did you have issue's with 17's scrubbing in the front arches on full lock in yours.
     
  4. stuibaby

    stuibaby MK3 Cupra Driver - Proud!

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    Haha im 22 now yeah :)

    No rubbing at all on mine, standard suspension though remember
     
  5. cuprapowerpaul

    cuprapowerpaul Active Member

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    fair one im running 17;s oz superlegga's dont know weather to revert back to 16's again or spacer out the front and back wheels??
     
  6. stuibaby

    stuibaby MK3 Cupra Driver - Proud!

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    I got 20mm on rear, car feels so much smoother with the 16s on
     

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