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    New Car

    Ive just brought myself a Mk4 Astra 2.2i on an 02 plate.

    Its got loads of torque

    Its awesome atm but after time im guna need to mod it

    Anyone got any suggestions????

    Anybody got the same car & done loads of mods to it?

    Let me know thanks

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    Hi and welcome, nice car. Get some pics up
    Previous Astras: 1994 Cesaro 1.8 16v | 2002 SXi 1.6 16v | 2001 Coupé 2.0 Turbo | 1999 LS 1.6 16v
    Other Vauxhalls: 2001 Vectra 1.8 16v| 2003 Vectra GSi 3.2 V6 | 2005 Signum CDTi 150

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    Defo get some pics up..

    Welcome aswell.



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    Ok i should have a few pics up in the next few days.

    watch this space....

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    Hi mate... congrats on the purchace and finding AS.
    Plenty on here with a 2.2

    Simple mods and recomended mods are:
    Derestrict and Veccy pipe
    Pre-cat
    Lowering

    Do a search and you will find out what these are.

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    welcome to a-s mate, good news on the buy and get some pics up
    Reevesy....Keep It Real, Think Slow and Stop Chucking Snowballs
    my car>>>http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v2...y/d60ffb10.jpg

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    welcome mate good choise of car

    i have the same so far engine wise i have

    derestricted the airbox
    fitted pannel filter
    fitted vecy c pipe
    fitted remus sports centre section
    took the pre-cat out
    and fitted a t/c switch

    a few more to come yet but it's a start

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    Thumbs Up

    Ive decided to go 4 a K&N filter panel instead of an induction kit.
    Is that a good move?
    Wots the differance apart from the noise?
    Wheres the cheapest place to get 1 from??

    Then im getin a Irmscher fuel cap cover, i think.

    http://www.lmfvauxhall.com/prodCatal...x=&deptIndex=0

    Them pics of my car will be on soon lol

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    alot of mixed opinions on the fuel cap cover!

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    yea not a fan of fuel cover sorry

    yea get a k&n pannel filter

    best/cheapest place is

    http://www.roadrunnermotorsport.co.uk/index.asp

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