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    Soulehs Astra Coupe diary

    Making this for myself as much as anyone else just so I can log any changes and know any mods ive done

    Starting off with how I bought it



    Irmscher grille



    Blue LEDS



    Bonnet Lifters



    Service (ouch)




    Coilovers and Pressed plates



    My name is Pete
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    Small update from today

    Fixed my alarm and fitted new gaitors





    And manky old gaitors



    Anywho!



    And working flashy light and now the alarm arms properly too!




    Whoop whoop
    My name is Pete
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    Yummy
    My name is Pete
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    New rims on the car



    My name is Pete
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    My name is Pete
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    More toys lol
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    Sigh, what a day.



    Spent some time cleaning in and around the rear arches and suspension and fitted the whiteline.

    Also then took the car over to a friends and had a good clean up



    All in vain for the fecking ignition barrel to fail while down at the spar for soy sauce.

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    Wooohooo insignia washer jets




    My name is Pete
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    right lets see.



    owned my coupe for 8 months

    Mods since then!

    Irmscher Grille - 70
    LED Kit - 15
    Bonnet lifters - 20
    Coilover kit/fitting/camber + tracking - 225
    Pressed plates - 30
    Gaitors - 20
    18s + tyres - 400
    whiteline rarb - 150
    Aircon fan / ECU - 40
    Insignia jets - 4

    Servicing

    Full service + belt - 340

    Maintenance

    CV Joints/Radiator - 120
    Aircon problem/gas + ignition barrel - 400

    And atm its in the garage with burnt out valves and a cylinder down. Needs a new flexi joint and manifold.

    Love? Not really! Lol
    Thank god I like it though or id have burnt it.

    Omg I just totalled it

    £1864!
    Or 223/month since iv owned it!
    My name is Pete
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    Lets see
    Iv just spent over 600quid on MOT and got alot done but cars running alot better!

    New exhaust manifold
    New ECU
    Exhaust flexi and pipe
    Coilpack
    Rebuilding 1 cylinder!

    And usual MOT checks!



    All this money spent on servicing meant I had to buy something mod wise
    So got a bra...
    Its marmite it seems youll love it or hate it. I dont mind its just a bit different lol

    So the car sat here for 5 weeks being fixed



    Then MOT



    Then on the road!!





    and got flake??
    I love pearl paint!!







    Thats all for now lol
    Over n out
    My name is Pete
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