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Discussion in 'New A3/S3 (8V Chassis)' started by veeeight, Mar 14, 2014.

  1. Sandra
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    Sandra MODERATOR Staff Member Moderator

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    [Apr 16, 2014]
    Car looks amazing. Did you enjoy the drive home? What do you think of the car? Do you get the bank holiday off to enjoy it? :) x
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    Nervous drive home ... felt like everyone was targeting me LOL

    Love the car - still playing with all the little toys :)

    I have the Bank Holiday off - but will probably spend all weekend cleaning it ... there was so much glue and polish left on it from the dealership, and the iPhone 5 lead supplied does not work.. but none of this can wipe the smile off my face :)
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    So i know the drill, you will spend hours washing and cleaning it, then a little spirited drive then home, rinse and repeat. Have fun and enjoy it to the max and keep smiling. :) x
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    Cannot wait until 9AM tomorrow! When I collect my car. :jump:
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    Good luck with the collection. I doubt you get much sleep tonight. Look forward to pics. Enjoy your day. :) x
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    [Apr 17, 2014]
    The Eagle had landed earlier in the week:



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    Scheduled to arrive at dealers next Wednesday...
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    [Apr 17, 2014]
    Great news!
    When did it arrive at the port?
    Mines is going to arrive at port tomorw morning
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    I assume it will be coming to Grimsby as the only ship to leave Emden today was the EMS Highway at 12:57. It is due to dock in Grimsby at 07:00 tomorrow (Friday) morning.
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    Think it was Monday, so about 10 days to get to the dealer.
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    Dealer confirmed mines will arrive tomorrow morning at Tyne and should be able to take delivery next week...?
    Is he being realistic?...
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    The ship City of Amsterdam left Emden at 20:29 yesterday and is due to arrive at Tyne at 22:00 tonight so it looks about right. Normally allow around 10-14 days to be delivered from the port to the dealer but it can be quicker depending on how many cars there are to be delivered.
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    Thanks! :)
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    Have posted some pics in the A3 8V picture thread. :)

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    [Apr 22, 2014]
    Mines in the UK............... BW13
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    [Apr 24, 2014]
    Collection 5pm tomorrow, all ready for rush hour traffic! :thumbsup: still be smiling though
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    Collected last night, all good and very happy! Couple of pics:

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    Continental tyres have eff all flange protection though, rubbish! Roll on getting some Eagle F1's on it but I guess I should wear these out first...

    Will give it a wax and protect the alloys when I get a mo but looks pretty good from the dealer (didn't get any of the life shine, etc...). Swirl-free as far as I can see.
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    Cracking looking car there mate!
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    You got there in the end. Looks great. Enjoy your new car:)
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    Congrats! I will eventually get mines next week. A whole month late ah well.

    Enjoy! :)
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    [Apr 30, 2014]
    Build week 13 finally picked up tonight! :) ImageUploadedByTapatalk1398892265.499640.jpg ImageUploadedByTapatalk1398892286.073345.jpg ImageUploadedByTapatalk1398892298.172728.jpg
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    [May 1, 2014]
    Lots of lovely looking new cars there, I think that just shows there's not a bad colour for an A3, or a bad shape (Hatch, Sportsback or saloon) .. which makes me a bit more relaxed about my colour choice .. :yum:

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