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May be looking to swap my Passat 4motion for an S3

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    Hi,
    I'm currently the owner of a 2003 Passat TDi Sport 4Motion saloon and i'm looking to change to an Audi S3. Is anyone aware of someone looking to do such a change or do you think it's highly unlikely?

    Thanks,

    Steven.
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    Nilz Defo worth the wait :)

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    Hey dude, have you got any more details or pics on the car, whats the spec on it???

    I may know someone interested.....
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    It is a silver/blue saloon with 89000 miles. It's standard and is the 130 bhp TDi with audi's quattro 4WD system as opposed to the haldex based 4WD you get on the new Passat. It was serviced and mot'd end of January at a local VW/Audi Specialist. It comes the usual Passat sport spec plus a factory fitted black leather interior and cruise control.
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    Too bad it's a Saloon, I might have been interested had you said Estate!
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    heuy if i needed the space id consider it!! also maybe a 3.0 tdi Audi A4 reampped too....nice amount of torque
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    I thought Those 4 motions had Haldex too?
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    On the Golf they are I believe but the Passat has the same floor pan/drive train as an A4 IIRC
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    Nope, they have proper 4WD in the form of a Torsen 4WD system, not the pretender Haldex 4WD system.
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    Steve, have you got any pics of it and is it Auto or 6speed Manual??
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    It's a 6 speed manual. I'll sort out some more pictures tomorrow.

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    Looks good mate, I will have a word and let you know...
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    Some more pics.
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    Hi mate, thanks for getting the pics up, I had a word with my mate, but unfortunately he is after an Auto box, so no good on this occasion, good luck tho as the car does look VERY nice!
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