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Finally...I'm an S3 owner.

me77or Dec 22, 2012

  1. me77or

    me77or New Member

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    Evenin all

    Just thought i'd pop in and say hello. As the title suggests I'm a newbie who has finally saved up enough to get the car I've wanted for years, my 8P S3. I've posted in the welcome section so I thought I'd say hello to all you 8P owners.

    I've attached a pic of my new pride and joy. It's a bit dirty but I've already been on to Jen at Juicy for some Dodo Juice shampoo and some wheel cleaner. Once my finances have recovered I can then think about the RNSE, bluetooth, phone prep retro fits. It's all ££££!

    Merry Christmas to one and all!

    Nick
     
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  2. monopole

    monopole Well-Known Member

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    Is that not an 8L
     
  3. RedDejavu

    RedDejavu Well-Known Member

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    leave retrofits and get your hands on a remap first!
     
  4. grr666

    grr666 Member

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    No this is [​IMG]
    Nice car mate it's an 8p3 if my understanding is correct
     
  5. Ironborn

    Ironborn English...not so good

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    :think: Lol how on god's earth can you confuse an 8P3 S3 for a 8L? Anyway nice car mate, RS3 grille would look lovely
     
  6. monopole

    monopole Well-Known Member

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    Well, I got a good nights :lazy:, but I went to bed knowing me77or perhaps had a few restless hours of frantic :readit: frenzying thinking he messed up his purchase.


    It clearly went over a few heads

    Merry xmas
     
  7. voorhees

    voorhees Moderator Staff Member Moderator DSG

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    lol very good

    Nice choice Nick,reds the new white :salute:
     
  8. CJ92

    CJ92 Member

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    Welcome to the club and i just love your colour choice..:yes:
     
  9. Jonse

    Jonse Active Member

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    Welcome to the club.

    Hope you are loving the car. Ive only had mine for two months and loving it :)
     
  10. jb0o

    jb0o North East Forum Moderator Site Sponsor Regional Rep VCDS Map User

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    Looks lovely!
     
  11. me77or

    me77or New Member

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    Cheers people

    Yeah, I'm loving the 8P3 :) . Think the remap can wait a bit - the step up from a 1.6 Corolla to a 2.0T S3 is still proving fun. I think I'll wait until I get bored with the S3's standard power before I think about the remap (which could be a while as I still giggle like a schoolgirl when I put my foot down).

    Oh, and I had a levely nights sleep cheers Monopole :laugh: - although I gotta be honest...I'm off to check the VIN to make sure what the hell is sat on my drive right now...
     
  12. GNJ_Motorsport

    GNJ_Motorsport Site Sponsor Site Sponsor

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    Looks great mate :) You don't see many in red.

    Get used to the power before you mod it if you have stepped up from a 1.6 Corolla, I guarantee you will want more power before long :)
     
  13. S3Alex

    S3Alex Rarely neutral Team Ibis Audi S3

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    Very good advice.

    I got some very similar advice from the guy who built my Cosworth engines.....he said,take it easy,get used to it and learn it before trying too hard.
     
  14. ron burgandy

    ron burgandy Active Member

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    nice ive a red one and they are awesome but really need to be cleaned often to make them look the best
     

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