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    The New Addition to the Family!!


    Specs... 2004 Cayenne S (Ordered in May)
    Electric Comfort Package
    Non Smoker Package
    Sports Aluminum Package
    Moonroof
    PCM w/ Compass
    Fire Extinguisher
    Bi-Xenons
    Park Assist
    Smooth Leather Interior
    All Seat Heaters including Steering Wheel
    Sport Seats w/Memory
    Variable Assist Power Steering
    Air Suspension
    Trailer Hitch
    18" Turbos Rims with all season tires (For Sale)
    Entry & Drive
    6 Disc Changer

    List of Mods all done by Dealer before delivery..

    Installed Clear Side Markers
    Installed Silver Hood Crest (had to remove whole front bumper and headlights)
    Remove Stock Exhaust Tips, Installed Chrome TT tips with smooth painted black rear valance
    Installed 22" Techarts with Ralph Boothe No Turn Center Caps and Chrome Bolts
    Hardwired V1 below Rear View Mirror..
    Tinted front Windows (done by Tint Shop)
    Installed BMC Air Filters

    Future Mods...
    Next week Red TT Calipers
    Paint the lower body molding to match Rear
    Install Kenwood 60 Gig Music Keg

    Also.. the AC Compressor was dead on arrival.. they swapped it out with a S on the lot... I hope thats not the beginning of anything...

    OK some before & after pics...
    I did not see the car before.. I had the dealer hide it from me when I went in.. I just wanted to see the finished deal on the showroom!! That was fun!!













    Ralph Boothe's beautiful no turn caps and chrome bolts.














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    Re: The New Addition to the Family!!

    Congrats!!!
    Love the wheels on the Cayenne, they look great!
    Fanch.

    Re: The New Addition to the Family!!

    Congrats!!!

    Re: The New Addition to the Family!!

    Very nice, Kevin. Congrats!
    The Techart wheels look great on the Cayenne.
    May I suggest adding the air suspension black box from Techart?

    Caution: aftermarket mods may affect your factory warranty.

    Re: The New Addition to the Family!!

    congrats to your beautiful new family member and thanks for the pictures!!

    black is THE color of choice for the cayenne IMO.

    Re: The New Addition to the Family!!

    Congratulations Kevin! It is an awesome looking vehicle. Very impressive.

    I really like the before and after sequence you are showing us. I have an S as well and had the lower moldings painted on mine. On yours it appears you had the S moldings swapped for the Turbo moldings. Did you swap exhaust tips just to match the molding or do you prefer the twin tips?

    I also like the clear lens conversion. I have resisted it so far but your photos may have convinced me to do it.

    Re: The New Addition to the Family!!

    Thank you guys!!!

    RC I was considering it. but $2500 is not worth it.. also Harvy another guy that just got a TT.. had a problem with it.. aparently when he went over a bump something happened..

    GM I wanted the TT Tips.. and I had them chromed as well..
    so in order to make those fit you have to get the TT Valance which was sanded down for a smooth painted look.. Im not sure if im going to paint the side moldings and front, I want to see how the rear holds up paint wise, and then I may paint the rest.. But the rear Valance piece is the most noticable being painted on black. The sides and front really blend in with
    the black.. Do the clear markers they look nice!! I have some written instructions if you need them...

    Re: The New Addition to the Family!!

    Quote:
    Thank you guys!!!

    RC I was considering it. but $2500 is not worth it.. also Harvy another guy that just got a TT.. had a problem with it.. aparently when he went over a bump something happened..



    2500 $? Wow, Techart knows how to take premiums.

    Re: The New Addition to the Family!!

    >I want to see how the rear holds up paint wise,<

    the guy of my paintshop told me that the manufacturers use
    normally different sorts of plastic for painted (like the ones on a TT) and nonpainted (like on the S) parts. the nonpaint plastics have a lot more recycling materials and can cause probs with paint wich appears not directly but after 6, 12 months. he don`t recommend to paint the S parts - the same for the alu look plastics around the windows.

    so when he`s right you dont will have probs with your back part cuz it`s from a TT

    Re: Congrats..great family!! (nt)

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    Re: The New Addition to the Family!!

    Wow, nice car! This is the best looking Cayenne I have seen so far. But how is the ride quality on 22 inches?

    T

    Re: The New Addition to the Family!!

    Thanks Temm....Its actually pretty smooth with the air suspension set on comfort mode, if I set it to Sport Mode, it feels like my X5 with 19's and sport suspension... I would think if you didn't have Air suspension I wouldn't go more then 20's


    Re: The New Addition to the Family!!

    Those Techarts are HOT!!

     
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