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#962114 - 13th Oct 2004 6:39pm Station Miek's : Vauxhall Astra GSi 2litre
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J Reg Vauxhall Astra GSi 2litre

Keeping it totally standard on the outside. Getting rid of the smoothed boot!

Engine:
Cosworth designed and cast
1998cc 16 valves (producing 154bhp as standard)

Superchip
K+N cone filter
Head ported and gas flowed at inlet and outlet
Bosch plugs and leads
Distributor-less DISplug

Exhaust:
Janspeed twin pipe exhaust
Scorpion de-cat
Scorpion straight thru system

Body:
Standard GSi bodykit
Boot smoothed
Remote boot release
Vectra colour coded handles (no locks)
Standard 15" Calibra alloys
M3 style electric wing mirrors (groan)
Evil face aerial bobble (woohoo!)

Chassis:
Koni adjustable dampers
Koni -30mm lower springs

ICE:
Clifford 500 alarm/immobiliser
Sony MD head
Sony 10 CD changer
Kenwood speakers all round
Amp (can't remember what it is)
Traction Control switch

Few more engine mods to come when it warms up a bit.

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#962115 - 13th Oct 2004 7:56pm Re: Station Miek's : Vauxhall Astra GSi 2litre
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nice car you have there
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#962116 - 13th Oct 2004 8:17pm Re: Station Miek's : Vauxhall Astra GSi 2litre
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alays bin a fan of astras epecially the gte and the gsi sounds like you got a sweetly tuned engine there 2
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#962117 - 13th Oct 2004 8:39pm Re: Station Miek's : Vauxhall Astra GSi 2litre
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sounds and looks sweet mate, keep up the good work

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#962118 - 13th Oct 2004 9:15pm Re: Station Miek's : Vauxhall Astra GSi 2litre
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Looking very nice mate I think I have seen you round a couple of times and admired it then

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#962119 - 26th Oct 2004 9:00pm Re: Station Miek's : Vauxhall Astra GSi 2litre
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Thanks for the comments!

I now have:
Mini Cooper Supercharger
Calibra Turbo Leather interior (heated seats and door cards). Comfy.

It also has an 'F20' gearbox which is the close ratio, sport gearbox,
and LSD (Limited Slip Differential) which I never knew it had.
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#962120 - 26th Oct 2004 9:03pm Re: Station Miek's : Vauxhall Astra GSi 2litre
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think i've seen this about, looks sweet mate, do like the GSi's, dont see many clean examples about these days! get some day pics of it laugh

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#962121 - 26th Oct 2004 9:29pm Re: Station Miek's : Vauxhall Astra GSi 2litre
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Yer m8 thats a sweet GSI u got there!
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#962122 - 18th Nov 2004 2:11am Re: Station Miek's : Vauxhall Astra GSi 2litre
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Here's one in daylight. This was taken the day I bought it. The Max power and Fast Car vinyl stickers around the door where removed as soon as I got it home. wink Also 'losing' mirrors soon, to keep it standard.

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#962123 - 18th Nov 2004 2:17am Re: Station Miek's : Vauxhall Astra GSi 2litre
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Loc: Bebington, Wirral
Oh, and the evil aerial bobble was stolen, along with the aerial, in Bradford a couple of weeks ago. frown
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#962124 - 18th Nov 2004 2:27pm Re: Station Miek's : Vauxhall Astra GSi 2litre
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Registered: 2nd Dec 2003
Posts: 2943
Loc: Wirral
looks nice that matey happy have you done any moderfications to the outside? yes

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#962125 - 18th Nov 2004 2:52pm Re: Station Miek's : Vauxhall Astra GSi 2litre
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Registered: 10th Nov 2003
Posts: 2899
Loc: Birkenhead
I guess he hasnt Tony as it ruins the sleeper aprouch. Sweet car that matey, am impressed
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#962126 - 18th Nov 2004 3:14pm Re: Station Miek's : Vauxhall Astra GSi 2litre
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i wouldn't mind seeing it in the flesh so to speak

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#962127 - 18th Nov 2004 4:31pm Re: Station Miek's : Vauxhall Astra GSi 2litre
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very nice mate.
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#962128 - 19th Nov 2004 4:40pm Re: Station Miek's : Vauxhall Astra GSi 2litre
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Great car, i love vauxhall's always have and thats my fave next to the mk2 GTE 16v what a car!! I'm very sure iv seen this cruising round birkenhead a few times, has it got a smooth boot?

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