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How do I get through the next 4 months?

Discussion in 'New A3/S3 (8V Chassis)' started by Jez-dtm, May 21, 2014.

  1. Jez-dtm
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    My build date is due to be released next week, I ordered in April, what can I do to pass the time? It's driving me mad already. I need the car! I've never had a new car before so the s3 really is going to be worth the wait! I just need something to take my mind off it! Haha. Anyone got any videos they can post up of the gear change burble(auto) from inside the car?
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    This forum definitely helps :)

    I'm due to pick up next week and it really has been a killer of a wait. My wife is sick of hearing about it.

    It's horrible but you get there in the end. And from what I hear it's worth the wait.
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    Please steer clear of this already dark path, it has been trodden many times by those already on this forum (I myself managed to remain pure in spirit as I awaited the delivery of my A3). It will only make things worse and you will be tempted to continually view pictures of naked S3 models which can only lead to some maladjusted fetish that will ultimately be your downfall.

    Try to take up some charity work or a hobby while you wait - meditation can be a great source of comfort and I practised this for many hours and eventually becalmed to a zen like state :zen:
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    Just think its only a car and go to the pub...........:blackrs4:
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    Hahaha! All good advice! My wife is also sick already, she hates the word sepang now....
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    I watched just about every youtube video there is every evening...
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    I forgot to say, my wife's a3 1.4cod is due the 18th of June. Torture!
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    An Audi family, you won't be disappointed with neither of the cars and worth the wait...
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    I don't have the S3 on order but my s line build date just came forward from w27 to w21. You may be lucky too !
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    If you keep looking into this forum you will be with others who have been through the same and come out the other end with a lovely new Audi A3/S3 to play with.
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    I ordered one early April and failed to get a build week but was told May/June which i didn't believe. So I cancelled the order and bought a showroom S3 instead :p - Simply couldn't wait and had it a week now and love it.
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    its agonizing! my build week was 18 and im currently watching the boat my car is on travel slower than a snail!! I do watch a video everyday..this forum certainly helps especially the guys that just get their cars.somewhere inside I imagine its me lol
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    I'm in same boat, S3 S-Tronic but mine is 5+ month wait due to exclusive paint. What's the delay on yours?

    Most of the videos I've found are not in English, not many on youtube really.
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    I watched the boat and it brought me:
    http://img197.imageshack.us/img197/1639/ju5u.jpg
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    There should maybe be video thread, where people could post videos of there new arrivals or mods. That would help people through these dark times :)
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    Not sure as I ordered the s3 s-tronic in sepang blue but now it isn't exclusive? Maybe when I get my build week it'll be earlier than they expected?? I hope!
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    So there is treasure at the end of this journey :) cannot wait mines also red albeit misano a3 but still.thats a glimpse into the future! Eta says 4th june.after it docks dealer said it will take 1 more week to get to them.Do theybneed time for anything else? like to prepare the car...I dont want to wait anymore :(
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    I'd presume so now yes as it's a optional colour. Did you get a refund on the exclusive paint?
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