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Discussion in 'RS3 Forum (8P Chassis)' started by elton121272, May 1, 2012.

  1. CarrG

    CarrG Active Member

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    1. elton121272 - Phantom Black
    2. CarrG - Lime Green with pink spots
    3. jerseypaul - Daytona Grey
    4. JA6ON JL - Daytona Grey
    5. Dave Connelly
    6. HSP - Daytona Grey
    7. g5und - Daytona Grey
    8. Moschops - Sprint Blue
    9. Sticks
    10. Pauly-b - Daytona Grey
    11. White Audi RS3 - Ibis White
    12. CC23 - Phantom Black
    13. MBK - Misano Red
    14. Dave Hedgehog -Ibis White
    15. Spiralsmile - Daytona Grey
    16. chilly442 - Daytona Grey
    17. greg1903 - Suzuka Grey


    :beerchug:
     
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  3. MBK

    MBK Well-Known Member

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    Have you read Dan Ariely's (professor of Psychology and behavioral Economics at Duke University) book The Upside of Irrationality, all about how we make irrational decisions when we thing we are being logical - it's a good entertaining read. He has a right pop at Audi Customer Services, in the US admittedly, for exactly this type of thing and even though he has a worldwide audience they didn't seem to be bothered by losing one customer. He uses the story to explain our natural desire for revenge - needless to say he no longer drives an Audi...

    The videos on his site are well wort a watch, quite scary how predictable we really are!
    Dan Ariely
     
  4. quattro81

    quattro81 All the gear.. No idea

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    Jeez! looking at this growing list is making me impatient:keule: When are we allowed to be added!? Lol, - is it only when your car has been shipped, or upon receipt? I'm confused:uhm:
     
  5. CarrG

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    Norules here mate. Whens the car due? Theres a few on that list now!! People should just add themselves. :beerchug:

    Greg do you have your Suzuka Grey yet? Thought they were last which is prob now. Any pics?
     
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    If you include cars being built shipped then technically I should be on the list twice :D
     
  7. greg1903

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    Yeah, had it about a month now. Just passed 1100 miles and its getting better and better.

    Got some really good pics, but struggling to upload them. Someone recommend using a photo sharing website and posting the link, but I can't access those websites from work. Is there any other way of uploading them?
     
  8. CarrG

    CarrG Active Member

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    Ah good I did want SG but couldn't wait. Mines on 1800 now and you notice the difference.

    You cant access Photobucket in work? Guess another option is for you to email them to someone who can....:beerchug:
     
  9. quattro81

    quattro81 All the gear.. No idea

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    Build week confirmed.. I should have delivery in September... So I guess add me then - another Misano red (with black optics):)

    1. elton121272 - Phantom Black
    2. CarrG - Lime Green with pink spots
    3. jerseypaul - Daytona Grey
    4. JA6ON JL - Daytona Grey
    5. Dave Connelly
    6. HSP - Daytona Grey
    7. g5und - Daytona Grey
    8. Moschops - Sprint Blue
    9. Sticks
    10. Pauly-b - Daytona Grey
    11. White Audi RS3 - Ibis White
    12. CC23 - Phantom Black
    13. MBK - Misano Red
    14. Dave Hedgehog -Ibis White
    15. Spiralsmile - Daytona Grey
    16. chilly442 - Daytona Grey
    17. greg1903 - Suzuka Grey
    18. Quattro1981 - Misano Red (with silly wheels)
     
  10. n5tew

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    19. n5tew - Ibis White + MRC Stage 1
     
  11. CarrG

    CarrG Active Member

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    Nice!! Whats the MRC Stg1 like?? Whats the bhp now mate?
     
  12. Moschops

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    Updated :anbet:

    1. elton121272 - Phantom Black
    2. CarrG - Lime Green with pink spots
    3. jerseypaul - Daytona Grey
    4. JA6ON JL - Daytona Grey
    5. Dave Connelly
    6. HSP - Daytona Grey
    7. g5und - Daytona Grey
    8. Moschops - Sprint Blue
    9. Sticks
    10. Pauly-b - Daytona Grey
    11. White Audi RS3 - Ibis White
    12. CC23 - Phantom Black
    13. MBK - Misano Red
    14. Dave Hedgehog -Ibis White
    15. Spiralsmile - Daytona Grey
    16. chilly442 - Daytona Grey
    17. greg1903 - Suzuka Grey
    18. Quattro1981 - Misano Red (with silly wheels)

    19. n5tew - Ibis White + MRC Stage 1
     
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    Lets see if this works.

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  15. greg1903

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    Can anyone see the pics?
     
  16. CarrG

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    Nope...

    Btw does RS3 owner number 20 get a prize:beerchug:
     
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    Before 352.9PS and 470NM
    After 411.8PS and 625NM

    The car is transformed - as it SHOULD have been from the factory...... :yum:
     
  18. Dave Hedgehog

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    I so want to do this but after having one engine go bang i am paranoid of loosing the warranty ...
     
  19. CarrG

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    Wow cheers mate.

    I'm trying to hold off. Was thinking APR after talking to a few.

    Did you think about changing the exhaust?
     
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    BHP per £££ the exhaust might give you an extra 25BHP tops - so decided to minimise my spend at MRC and just get stage 1.
     
  21. quattro81

    quattro81 All the gear.. No idea

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    come on greg.. wanna finally see one in Suzuka!:yes:
     
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  23. CarrG

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    What that man said. Come on dude.....:footy:
     
  24. RSjack

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    20. RSjack - Suzuka Grey (10.am friday 25th may)
     
  25. quattro81

    quattro81 All the gear.. No idea

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    This is just a wind up now! lol.. So Jack - you're gonna post some pics up of one in Suzuka tomorrow?! See who gets there first :lmfao:
     
  26. CarrG

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    1. elton121272 - Phantom Black
    2. CarrG - Lime Green with pink spots
    3. jerseypaul - Daytona Grey
    4. JA6ON JL - Daytona Grey
    5. Dave Connelly
    6. HSP - Daytona Grey
    7. g5und - Daytona Grey
    8. Moschops - Sprint Blue
    9. Sticks
    10. Pauly-b - Daytona Grey
    11. White Audi RS3 - Ibis White
    12. CC23 - Phantom Black
    13. MBK - Misano Red
    14. Dave Hedgehog -Ibis White
    15. Spiralsmile - Daytona Grey
    16. chilly442 - Daytona Grey
    17. greg1903 - Suzuka Grey
    18. Quattro1981 - Misano Red (with silly wheels)

    19. n5tew - Ibis White + MRC Stage 1
    20. RSjack - Suzuka Grey


    Wow 20 RS3 owners on one thread :thrashi: :beerchug:

    Well done RSjack bet you cannot wait, roll on 10am and please get some pics up.
     
  27. Dave Hedgehog

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    Woohoo my replacement car is arriving monday :)
     
  28. MBK

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    They are impressive numbers for sure, especially the 460lb/ft, had to convert into old money to get a sense of that number! I'm holding off the remap route for now, even more so after Dave Hedgehog's story.

    I had my first chance for a proper full on run this week and, it's just my feeling for now which may change over time, there wasn't one single point when I thought I need more power. Everything I asked of the car it did, every overtaking opportunity was possible. I think the s-tronic box makes the car quicker than the pure bhp numbers suggest. I owned an Evo MR360 a while back and had that mapped to around 400/400. In my experience it made no real difference on the road - it was already a devastating weapon and even at 360bhp it ran out of road before performance. On track at Pembrey maybe a few 1/10's off a lap but that's still subjective, I might just have been trying harder, wider stickier tyres made a much bigger impact by contrast. I'd say the much the same about the RS3 so for now I'm happy with 'just' the 340 or so gee gees.
     
  29. RSjack

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    Well collected today after an 18 month wait.

    Glad we waited; Great car will post some better pictures tomorrow but one for now if it works???.
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  30. quattro81

    quattro81 All the gear.. No idea

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    Can't see the pic mate!?
     
  31. RSjack

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    how about now ??[​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
     
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  32. quattro81

    quattro81 All the gear.. No idea

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    Can see them now, but they look tiny! looks nice though..:thumbsup:Get some bigger pics uploaded to photobucket (or similar) and link them - Suzuka is such a strange rare colour, it's worth it:yum:
     
  33. 45bvtc

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    Add me to the owner list.

    Mine is the cornflower blue one shown: http://www.audi-sport.net/vb/rs3-forum/107448-rs3-discussion-thread-16.html, and I love it.


    Overall mpg is 28 but I have seen 35 on a pub run around the Peak District.


    I did have some horrendous front brake squeal between 750 and 1000-miles but that's now resolved; I removed the pads (all four pads were very tight in the calipers) and refitted them with a generous smear of Copperslip.


    I've also a 53 reg Audi A2 1.6 FSi in dolphin grey metallic, another superb motor car, and last saturday purchased a 53 reg Audi TT 3.2 DSG roadster in glacier blue (for summer use). The TT is surprisingly good on fuel returning 34.5mpg on a 65/70 mph motorway run back home.


    Nice cars Audi…
     
  34. Moschops

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    1. elton121272 - Phantom Black
    2. CarrG - Lime Green with pink spots
    3. jerseypaul - Daytona Grey
    4. JA6ON JL - Daytona Grey
    5. Dave Connelly
    6. HSP - Daytona Grey
    7. g5und - Daytona Grey
    8. Moschops - Sprint Blue
    9. Sticks
    10. Pauly-b - Daytona Grey
    11. White Audi RS3 - Ibis White
    12. CC23 - Phantom Black
    13. MBK - Misano Red
    14. Dave Hedgehog -Ibis White
    15. Spiralsmile - Daytona Grey
    16. chilly442 - Daytona Grey
    17. greg1903 - Suzuka Grey
    18. Quattro1981 - Misano Red (with silly wheels)

    19. n5tew - Ibis White + MRC Stage 1
    20. RSjack - Suzuka Grey
    21. 45bvtc - Cornflower Blue

    Done...:salute:
     
  35. Dave Hedgehog

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    Need some decent larger pics of this car :)
     
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    Hes put them in the pics and video only thread Mate :) Very nice too although I think Moschops wins :applaus:
     
  37. HullRs3

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    You can add me too... Misuno Red. When I bought mine in Jan. mine was the only one Hull Audi bought from Audi. Possibly the only one in East Yorkshire sold. I did test drive one from Lincoln - Ibis White & have seen one in Sheffield, Black one. Anyone have these? Both were still demonstrators last I heard.
     
  38. Moschops

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    1. elton121272 - Phantom Black
    2. CarrG - Lime Green with pink spots
    3. jerseypaul - Daytona Grey
    4. JA6ON JL - Daytona Grey
    5. Dave Connelly
    6. HSP - Daytona Grey
    7. g5und - Daytona Grey
    8. Moschops - Sprint Blue
    9. Sticks
    10. Pauly-b - Daytona Grey
    11. White Audi RS3 - Ibis White
    12. CC23 - Phantom Black
    13. MBK - Misano Red
    14. Dave Hedgehog -Ibis White
    15. Spiralsmile - Daytona Grey
    16. chilly442 - Daytona Grey
    17. greg1903 - Suzuka Grey
    18. Quattro1981 - Misano Red (with silly wheels)

    19. n5tew - Ibis White + MRC Stage 1
    20. RSjack - Suzuka Grey
    21. 45bvtc - Cornflower Blue
    22. HullRs3 - Misano Red


    Done...:friends:
     
  39. 45bvtc

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    Number 21: Cornflower blue...

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    Anymore pics, my FAVOURITE colour that is, unreal.
     
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    1. elton121272 - Phantom Black
    2. CarrG - Lime Green with pink spots
    3. jerseypaul - Daytona Grey
    4. JA6ON JL - Daytona Grey
    5. Dave Connelly
    6. HSP - Daytona Grey
    7. g5und - Daytona Grey
    8. Moschops - Sprint Blue
    9. Sticks
    10. Pauly-b - Daytona Grey
    11. White Audi RS3 - Ibis White
    12. CC23 - Phantom Black
    13. MBK - Misano Red
    14. Dave Hedgehog -Ibis White
    15. Spiralsmile - Daytona Grey
    16. chilly442 - Daytona Grey
    17. greg1903 - Suzuka Grey
    18. Quattro1981 - Misano Red (with silly wheels)

    19. n5tew - Ibis White + MRC Stage 1
    20. RSjack - Suzuka Grey
    21. 45bvtc - Cornflower Blue
    22. HullRs3 - Misano Red
    23. A3simon - Mica Racing Blue
     
  42. 45bvtc

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    Two more pictures of Number 21 for N8, thank you for your approval...

    RS3 #2.jpg RS3 #1.jpg
     

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