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    Talking Gsi noise!!!

    I have had my 04 plate gsi 2 weeks now.
    Im still addicted to the noise of the v6 engine.
    Trouble is the v6 is addicted to the petrol pump 21.6 mpg!!
    Hell you only live once.

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    Get a nice induction kit on her mate, you won't regret it trust me. Oh and you must have a heavy right foot for that mpg

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    Quote Originally Posted by fester999 View Post
    I have had my 04 plate gsi 2 weeks now.
    Im still addicted to the noise of the v6 engine.
    Trouble is the v6 is addicted to the petrol pump 21.6 mpg!!
    Hell you only live once.

    21.6 is this round town or motorway
    ive put k&n panel filter now i get 17mpg round town and 30mpg on motorway 28mpg combined
    its gone up since the filter before i got 15-17 depends how i drove it and 25-26 on motorway

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    Induction kit is a defo.
    Heavy right foot no, been putting it in 5th as much as I can.
    Its going to be serviced and cam belt done shortly by a mate who is a vauxhall mechanic.
    Best ive had so far is 22.4 mpg.
    Not been on a decent run yet.

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    Quote Originally Posted by 6009tristanb View Post
    21.6 is this round town or motorway
    ive put k&n panel filter now i get 17mpg round town and 30mpg on motorway 28mpg combined
    its gone up since the filter before i got 15-17 depends how i drove it and 25-26 on motorway
    Jeez man I get 39 on motorway, about 26 round town and 20 puttin foot down, with pipercross viper.

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    perfect excuse for folk who dont know what it sounds like

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SV4hKm8ZqOo

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    Quote Originally Posted by pistonpete View Post
    Jeez man I get 39 on motorway, about 26 round town and 20 puttin foot down, with pipercross viper.

    whishful thinking in mine but i know theirs nothing wrong with the car as its running perfect check out the thread
    http://www.vectra-c.com/forum/showthread.php?t=145204
    im half way down the list 6009tristanb no mods apart from airbox and filter

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    Yea had a look before mon, wish I came, but the mrs made me take her west kirby beach

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    Does k&n panel filter make much difference to power and mpg?
    Also only got 1 key, how much does a new fob and blade cost?

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    Quote Originally Posted by fester999 View Post
    Does k&n panel filter make much difference to power and mpg?
    Also only got 1 key, how much does a new fob and blade cost?
    Same here, easiest option is not to lose the key
    And to your other question, don't think any sort of air filter makes a difference to power/performance, but danggg they sound good on the old gsi

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