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How cold was it this morning??

Discussion in 'General Chat' started by marmite, Feb 7, 2007.

  1. marmite

    marmite Counting the Tesco Club points

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    I took this while sitting in a jam on my way to work
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  3. fingermouse

    fingermouse thats me

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    had -3 yesterday but havn`t ventured out today
     
  4. MikeA3

    MikeA3 Active Member
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    At least your in a car mate - I've got to walk to the station and in this weather it's not very nice :(
     
  5. Boydie

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    it was -3 this morning in belfast

    probably nearer -5 at my home town further north!
     
  6. Beerzo

    Beerzo Masa'warty 3200... Talk To Me!

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    -3 today for me,

    Question do you de-ice with de-icer spray or do you scrape?

    I preffer to scrape will the car warms up.
     
  7. Booth_S4

    Booth_S4 Riding on V8 power

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    i put mild water all over the windows. Im noramlly late so dont have enough time to fanny around scrapping and dont really trust de-icer not to rott the paint!
     
  8. Biglockie

    Biglockie Aye you know it makes sense

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    Mine was -4.5 when i got up and its now up to a fairly nice -2.5, very fresh, great induction weather LOL.
     
  9. BIGJJS

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    it was -6.5 when i went out to defrost the womans car the back of 7 this morning
     
  10. DIPS_A4

    DIPS_A4 SEAT LEON CUPRA R (225)

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    yeah car runs much more responsive in the cold luv it
     
  11. TDI-line

    TDI-line Uber Post Whore
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    Nice average MPG there Marmite. ;)

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  12. smitch

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    -5 for me as well.

    Seems it was colder down south for once!
     
  13. batwad

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    -6 was the lowest I got. I think the river next to which I was driving had frozen :cold:
     
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    -4 in the midlands (at 05:30)
     
  15. silver75

    silver75 Big Ron

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    -1 1st time ive had to scrape the windows this winter got the damn coolant warning light again as well :(:mad:
     
  16. jcs356

    jcs356 Brum brum

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    Nah, if you'd taken it whilst doing 145mph on the M5 near Bristol, I'd have been more impressed.
     
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    Only got -1 this morning @ 8.30 :(
    cant believe we're nearly in mid-feb and have only just started to scrape ice.
     
  18. C_Audiboy

    C_Audiboy Vroom Vroom

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    I got -4 here in Glasgow this morning.

    No scraping for me lads........ just had to roll the car out of the garage ;)
     
  19. Lowlife

    Lowlife German Hardcore

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    when I left work last night/early hours of this morning I had -6.5 showing, though it didn't feel cold out...
     
  20. marmite

    marmite Counting the Tesco Club points

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    Fairly common problem on those!
    Needs new expansion bottle
     
  21. claudefrog

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    car had -5 this morning when i went out, and took a good 5 mins for it to defrost before driving off
     
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    You lot need readybrek
     
  24. S3Andy

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    -6 in St albans this morning!
     
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    minus 3 up near inverness, supposed to drop to minus 9 by friday...........
    get scraping ! warms u up........
     
  26. Randomjim

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    Minus 3 when i came out to the car this morning, i normally leave mine running for 10 minuites before i go cos i don't like scraping or de-icer.
     
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    Minus 7 This morning - felt colder


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  28. benw123

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    Yep, also saw -5C in Herts this morning. Gonna walk tomorrow; may take around 45 minutes, but I can't be bothered with the jams its gonna cause.
     
  29. Rev-head

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    -4 for me
     
  30. A4Andy

    A4Andy Quattro-tastic. Not half.

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    Was -5 this morning according to my DIS. -1.5 on the way to work this evening.
     
  31. wigginer

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    Agree ... get a garage, get a life!! :)
     
  32. Randomjim

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    Doesn't fit in the garage :p
     
  33. joost

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    Started at -5.5 but had dropped to -7 by the time I got to work (only 5 miles away). I'll see if I can get a pic in the morning.
     
  34. marmite

    marmite Counting the Tesco Club points

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    Get too much camera shake...must try harder!!
     
  35. Randomjim

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    My buddy took a picture at 155 in his civic type r then 155 again in his impreza, his pic cam out pretty good.
     
  36. RobinA3

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    marmite Counting the Tesco Club points

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    And driving at the same time?
    Things happen too fast at 150+

    My mate has got 163mph and 189mph on a road angel but the passenger took it
     
  38. SteveS

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    whats really bad is that my average mpg isnt much better and he's got over twice the HP of me:3sadwalk:
     
  39. marmite

    marmite Counting the Tesco Club points

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    Liking the ave MPG, well done that man
     
  40. Randomjim

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    Well actually it was a short video if i remember rightly ha ha and yea he did it himself. He slowed down after that cos stuff started coming too fast :lmfao:
     
  41. Randomjim

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    I get 23mpg from a non turbo 1.8 he he oops
     
  42. 205man

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    -7 also when i got to work in malvern

    alan
     

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