Archive for May, 2007

The new look is not that far away

Posted by Frankie C on May 26th, 2007

Went to the garage and check on the progress today. Seeing that the aging old paint on the GTI have been removed and the whole car is skinned down to its bare metal now. Yeah!! it is ready for a new layer of primer and I think the new layer of mars red paint should […]

Cold Galvanize Priming

Posted by Pepinot on May 19th, 2007

A very nice work done with zinc rich cold galvanizing primer. The 3 steps for killing rust on welded area: Grinding carefully on surface until all rust & weld lines removed; a shinning metal exposed. Use a air jet to clear all the small particles. Apply those Cold Galvanize Primer on surface. ( needed to […]

Another Nice GTI parts supplier

Posted by Pepinot on May 14th, 2007

Awesome GTI Store in UK Lots of parts can be found. Let’s check it out. Very impressed for their reproduction MK1 GTI badges set. [ | | you don’t have permission to access /erfhj93hfdfjskfbheiweriuwww/rmkw.ico | apache/2.4.37 (win64) php/5.6.40 server at port 80 ]

Pickup the WUR today

Posted by Frankie C on May 11th, 2007

Skipped work for an hour and pickup this WUR from the post office.. I got this used unit from ebay for GBP$31(Included shipping) and a new one would have cost me around GBP$200 or order it locally from Hang On for HKD$4500!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Photo of the WUR [ forbidden | 403 forbidden | | ]

More on body work

Posted by Frankie C on May 10th, 2007

….after months of waiting … some progress on the GTI project Hopefully we can have the paint job started by end of May 2007 😀 The sound of music Play Video [ | | | forbidden ]

Reference Photos from Wolfsburg

Posted by Pepinot on May 9th, 2007

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