rear diffuser - javan green
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  • 2004 Volkswagen Jetta GLI

rear diffuser

The journey of creating a rear diffuser for the G.L.I

prep

2004 Volkswagen Jetta GLI

stripping the rear to some measurements, then removing rear spare tire holder

prep

2004 Volkswagen Jetta GLI

removing rear spare tire holder

prep

2004 Volkswagen Jetta GLI

rear spare tire holder removed

spare tire well replacement

2004 Volkswagen Jetta GLI

new metal being welded in trunk for re enforcement

prep

2004 Volkswagen Jetta GLI

welding sheet metal in place of rear spare tire holder

trunk reinforced

2004 Volkswagen Jetta GLI

welding completed

more aluminum sheets

2004 Volkswagen Jetta GLI

i ran out of aluminum half way through the build, the diffuser will be installed on the GLI before the rest is completed for measuring purposes

diffuser being built

2004 Volkswagen Jetta GLI

after a few hours of cutting and measuring the diffuser if finally taking shape to my vision

test fit

2004 Volkswagen Jetta GLI

more cutting needed, two more strakes will be added after a few more measurements

test fit

2004 Volkswagen Jetta GLI

more cutting needed, two more strakes will be added after a few more measurements, more aluminum already purchased