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Dream's really can come true

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    Hi all, J. Here from Ireland

    Could do a short introduction but na..
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    I have waited for patiently is the day i could say im one of the proudest Audi owners. Its always been my dream and ever since i was knee high i have always wanted an Audi even if i never understood what they were, but obviously i did. How can one allow such a beautiful elegant brand of auto-mobiles pass their life.

    But on Tuesday 11th June i finally got to buy my first Audi! An Audi A3 2.0 Tdi Sport.(although for insurance reasons i wish it wasn't a sport) But i love it and its mine. From the moment i saw it on the garage floor i needed to have it and just sitting into it was a dream. Ive driven a lot of cars from Japs, French, Americans. But nothing touches close to the pleasure one gets from a German. Bought my first car in 2012 it was a Jetta IV wonderful car. but went off track and bought a lancer :( not my finest hour as their were better ones out there. Then one day while in getting repairs, i spotted the A3 I knew from the corner of my eye what it was. 2 months later im still like a child every time i sit into it someone said you cant have fun with a audi let alone a diesel, but id like to prove them wrong every time the ESP light starts flashing. I think from here on out there is no going back, its German from here on.

    So its a 2005 Audi 2.0 Tdi sport edition with 138/140 Bhp. English Import(so you know its a decent car spec). 0-60 (bit longer than you'd like) few things done and to do in my list.

    Tinted windows ✓
    Carbon Fibre side pillars ✓
    change bulbs ✓
    Vacuum and clean ✓
    Spoiler
    Wind Deflectors
    NCT/MOT due soon not looking forward to that dont know the history of the vehicle
    Audi Service Health-check, oil change and filter change.
    front lip
    new styled headlights (debatable)

    May be slightly photo-shopped but i think it makes one drool a little more over its beauty.

    The First day i laid eyes on her

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    What she looked like after previous owners
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    Jhcx, on Flickr

    A mean machine in the sun
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    Needs the Wind deflectors i think
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    20130821_205753_Richtone(HDR) by Jhcx, on Flickr

    What a lovely bottom she has
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    Its deceiving, its small and compact on the outside but big and powerful on the inside
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    2013-07-12 11.14.49 by Jhcx, on Flickr

    So thats my hello. Hope to get to know some of ye. and gain more knowledge of my beloved baby. My same reaction everytime i see the my car

    See ye around.
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    Sandra MODERATOR Staff Member Moderator

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    Hi J, from Ireland. Welcome to audi-sport.net. Very nice car. Have a read at the faqs thread in the A3 8P section, lots of info in there. Enjoy the forum. :) x
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    If your loving the power of it now wait until you get her remapped.......another 40/45bhp on tap and makes these cars so much better to drive and more responsive.
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    Thanks. Yes That would be nice that would be bringing it to near 180. would be some power in that. Is it true that they are more efficient?
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    Welcome mate, nice looking car.

    Yes, it should be more efficient providing you don't constantly have your foot to the floor once mapped, which is difficult not to :)
    My previous S3 was mapped and mpg improved and I have a tuning box on my A5 and mpg has improved also.
    It is pretty amazing what an extra 40bhp does to the acceleration and driveability of a car aswell.
    Also I had wind deflectors on my S3 and they do look good and not too expensive.

    Cheers.
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    Welcome to the site mate, your car is very nice mate, best of luck with the new car! :icon_thumright: I am actually from Ireland myself! :)
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    Must get it done soon so.. Sounds like it could be fun. Strangely to get wind deflectors is near impossible for a 3door. seriously everywhere is sold out. surely they cant be that big in demand?

    Thanks, nice to meet more Irish Audi Owners. most seem to be jap heads :(
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