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Clear bra

July 6th, 2006 Comments off

I got a clear bra installed onto my S4 last week. My Oettinger bumper looked like swiss cheese after the last six months of driving. I had to get the bumper repainted and then got the plastic film installed afterwards by Daniel Cook from Transparent Bra. Daniel did a fantastic job and was extremely patient in getting the job done right.

Some new shots of the car:

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Someone else’s Audi shot

July 1st, 2006 Comments off

Harsh sent me this link, I like the effect of the colored car against the black and white background.

Original photo at auditree1. Originally uploaded by david20dphoto.

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RS4’s at Carlsen Audi

June 9th, 2006 Comments off

I dropped my car off for service today and heard and then saw two RS4’s at the dealer. Camera phone pic attached.

RS4's at Carlsen Audi


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Car porn

June 4th, 2006 Comments off

Some recent pictures taken by Harsh of our Audi S4s.

S4s S4 rears

My Audi S4 19s! nice and waxed

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Yosemite & Golden Gate

May 29th, 2006 Comments off

Some other pictures that I like.

Golden Gate Bridge El Capitan Yosemite, sunlight reflection

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LCD picture frame

May 18th, 2006 Comments off

I’ve really wanted to have some sort of LCD picture frame, including an aborted attempt to build one of my own. From a cost perspective, it sure seems cheaper to buy one. Here’s my preferred vendor right now: http://www.photovu.com/

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19″ RS4 Replicas

January 27th, 2006 Comments off

I decided I had to have 19″ rims. I really like my 18″ Oettinger RZs, but because of the rivets it just makes the rims look really small. I saw that a number of manufacturers were making OEM-style RS4 rims, so I bought a set from Hartmann Wheels. I ended up using Falken tires, so far so good.

I bought 19″ RS4 replicas from Hartmann Wheels. I had to buy OEM center caps from Audi (Part No. 4B0-601-170-A-7ZJ, Wheel Cap, $17.73 ea).

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Outside my office window

October 31st, 2005 Comments off

Outside my office window
Originally uploaded by SanjayM.

The leaves are changing in the bay area but it’s not accompanied by the familiar change in weather on the east coast. It’s still in the high 60’s here!

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2nd try at coilover settings

September 27th, 2005 Comments off

Had the car raised a bit, made a big difference. Got about 1″ clearance all the way around. Much smoother at highway speeds and not as much worry about scraping the front.

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Tein Basic Coilovers & Oettinger front griile installed

September 23rd, 2005 Comments off

Roko over at Topline installed the Tein Basic Coilovers and Oettinger front grille that I ordered. I got the Tein’s from Eurocode Tuning. Topline ordered the grille from CEC Wheels and then painted the slats to match my color. I also got the Neuspeed rear sway installed.

So far I really like the ride though the Tein’s are a little lower than I’d like. I’m going to go back in a week to get the ride height increased a bit, which will require another alignment.

At this height, the ride feels a little harsher than stock though a lot tighter in turns. The rear sway definitely makes a difference as I don’t feel like the front end is plowing through turns anymore (then again could just be the COs).

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