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A3/S3 Saloon Register...

cuke2u Feb 16, 2014

  1. glospete

    glospete Well-Known Member Team Ibis Team Glacier TFSI Owners Group Audi A3 S-line owners group Audi TT

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    :laugh::applaus:
     
  2. glospete

    glospete Well-Known Member Team Ibis Team Glacier TFSI Owners Group Audi A3 S-line owners group Audi TT

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    Ha, Ha, I do like an optimist!
     
  3. cuke2u

    cuke2u Well-Known Member TFSI Owners Group Audi A4 S-line owners group saloon

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    On holiday at the moment so I thought I'd take a picture outside the lodge:

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  4. Bristle Hound

    Bristle Hound Moderator Staff Member Moderator Audi S4

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    ^ Looks very nice indeedy!

    Updated spec. :)

    Spec

    • Audi S3 Saloon 2.0 TFSI quattro
    • S-tronic
    • Pearlescent sepang blue
    • Black fine nappa leather with silver stitching
    • Black headling
    • 19” 5 twin spoke star anthracite wheels
    • Magnetic ride
    • Comfort pack
    • Parking system plus
    • Cruise control
    • Interior lighting pack
    • Light & rain sensor pack
    • Hill hold assist
    • Door mirrors folding
    • Audi sound system
     
  5. Carnut

    Carnut New Member

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    Same colour as mine (arrived in Grimsby today and expecting delivery early days September); will look awesome.
    But if it's being built wk 50 why on earth is it taking 3 months to deliver? It only takes the ship 24 hours to get to the UK from Emden then max 2 weeks to the dealer..
     
  6. Psyman79

    Psyman79 Sarcasm is hard on a forum ;) Team Vegas Yellow Audi S3

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    Just ordered my new car today :)

    S3 Saloon (S-Tronic) in Brilliant Red with the following spec:
    Black Alcantara seats
    Extended mono.pur
    Comfort pack with adaptive cruise control and park system plus
    Electrical folding and heated mirrors
    Interior light pack
    Hold assist
    Reversing camera
    B & O sound system.

    8% off from Aberdeen Audi.

    Going to be a long wait until March.
     
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  7. cuke2u

    cuke2u Well-Known Member TFSI Owners Group Audi A4 S-line owners group saloon

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    Nice spec but privacy glass would look good with the red, no?
     
  8. Psyman79

    Psyman79 Sarcasm is hard on a forum ;) Team Vegas Yellow Audi S3

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    Yeah, thought about the privacy glass but i have a mate who knows a guy ;)
     
  9. cuke2u

    cuke2u Well-Known Member TFSI Owners Group Audi A4 S-line owners group saloon

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    Deleted, messing about with instagram....
     
  10. mcnallys

    mcnallys Keep 'er lit!!!

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    Hey,

    It will be earlier..... I was told April, probably March and now estimating mid dec. I ordered 2 weeks ago.....
     
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  11. Psyman79

    Psyman79 Sarcasm is hard on a forum ;) Team Vegas Yellow Audi S3

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    Looks like you're right about delivery time. In Aberdeen Audi yesterday to hand over A3 and was advised that it could be here early January. As much as i want it now, i've asked them to hold it till 1st March.
     
  12. j0nny2013

    j0nny2013 Active Member

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    I'm sick of looking at spec sheets so thought I would just ask the people with the motor! Can anyone tell me if the front windscreen is heated on the S3 Saloon? It doesn't state anywhere I can find that it's standard and there is no option for it either! Cheers
     
  13. Bristle Hound

    Bristle Hound Moderator Staff Member Moderator Audi S4

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    Short answer - No, its not heated :thumbs up:
     
  14. j0nny2013

    j0nny2013 Active Member

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    Cheers for letting me know! Very suprised, you would think it was standard or at least an option!
     
  15. Carnut

    Carnut New Member

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    Further to my earlier grumbles about long delays (S3 Saloon ordered end November 2013 and still not here)..
    My car was down for wk 31 build / 1st September delivery.
    It was in fact built wk 31 and I've been tracking its arrival but when I rang them last week to arrange delivery the dealer hedged and hedged but has now admitted that in error they sold my car to someone else back in June and changed all the specification.. So although the order I have had in since last November was built wk 31 it turns out not to be my car any more, although they forgot to tell me that. This is ineptitude on an epic scale and who would believe an Audi dealer would be capable of it?

    They realised back in July what they had done and immediately found another car due for wk 35 build and changed its specification into mine so it should now be built and on its way; delivery end September/early October, although they've made such a massive pig's ear of it so far I'm not holding my breath...

    And incidentally they have loaned me (free) an Audi RS Q3 to drive until my car arrives, so at least they are aware of their responsibilities. Be very wary if you order a car from Bolton Audi!
     
  16. Liquidfusion-S3

    Liquidfusion-S3 I fall to peer pressure!

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    They found another car in their system which they are going to change? Does that mean someone else's order is going to be fudged? lol

    Anyhow I put an order in today for delivery in March 2015, no build week but it's too early to tell:

    Heres mine:

    S3 TFSI Quattro 4dr S Tronic Saloon
    Pearl - Sepang blue
    Privacy glass
    Hill hold assist
    Electric adjustable/heated/folding door mirrors
    Comfort pack – A3
    Interior light pack - A3 Saloon
    Technology pack - A3 Saloon
    Advanced key
    Fine nappa leather - Black with silver stitching
    19" 5 arm wing design high gloss titanium alloy wheels
     
  17. j0nny2013

    j0nny2013 Active Member

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    I see your in a simular boat to me, not long had your A3 but going for an S3.

    What made you do that?

    I'm planning on ordering mine in December!
     
  18. Carnut

    Carnut New Member

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    That's what I wondered too.. Nothing would surprise me any more!

    When you say S3 4-door I assume that's a saloon, otherwise you would have said '5-door'?
    It is a great car, which is why I'm letting the dealer get away with it and haven't cancelled completely...
     
  19. Liquidfusion-S3

    Liquidfusion-S3 I fall to peer pressure!

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    Yeh 4 door is a saloon, 5 door is hatchback
     
  20. Blackwhite

    Blackwhite Well-Known Member Team Glacier quattro Audi A3 saloon

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    Ordered A3 2.0 Quattro sedan.

    Glacier White with Black Interior.
     
  21. Psyman79

    Psyman79 Sarcasm is hard on a forum ;) Team Vegas Yellow Audi S3

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    Just managed another £220 discount on my order :)

    Decided to take off reversing camera and add SD sat nav. Asked if they would cover the difference and they said yes :)

    Glad i went and did it before dealer got broken in to at weekend.
     
  22. IanFM

    IanFM Active Member quattro Audi A5 TDi

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    Received email confirmation that ours is production complete so on schedule for early November delivery
     
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  23. Psyman79

    Psyman79 Sarcasm is hard on a forum ;) Team Vegas Yellow Audi S3

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    E-mailed dealer today to see about adding privacy glass. Was quoted and extra £15/month over my 48 month PCP :wtf:

    Was told its because the interest rates have gone up since Q3 so said to leave as is. Effectively £720 for tinted windows, no thanks Audi.

    Si.
     
  24. Psyman79

    Psyman79 Sarcasm is hard on a forum ;) Team Vegas Yellow Audi S3

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    Just e-mailed Aberdeen Audi, been assigned to build week 50 (8th December) looking like delivery mid January :)
     
  25. Andrew_Bu

    Andrew_Bu Active Member

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    OMG, only just seen this, guess where my car is coming from...

    If you aren't aware of my problems, see the BW 41, 42, 43, 44 thread...
     

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