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NOGARO BLUE S4 STOLEN

andybnwc May 16, 2009

  1. aragorn

    aragorn "Stick a V8 in it!" Staff Member Moderator VCDS Map User

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    mate of mine recently had his house done over, and they stole his mates subaru and the keys to his vectra along with the TV and usual bits.

    The house insurance said they wouldnt pay for the keys to the vectra, he'd have to claim off the car insurance, his excess was more than it cost to change the locks etc and he didnt want to hurt his NCB so he never bothered claiming. Never did change the locks (he had a spare key) and sold the car in the end.
     
  2. andybnwc

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    just been in chorley as someone who had seen the article in the bolton newspaper had been offered the puppies , he did not wish to leave his details but has gone to chorley police. We went down there today and covered all the vets ,we also put some posters up around there aswell as farnworth and little hulton. tmrw im off to the scrappy for locks ignition barrel and keys.
     
  3. andybnwc

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    I went to see the car today and at first look its not too bad rads and lock carrier seem to have taken most of the impact and the free from all pulleys , headlamp brackets have snapped , bumper is toats and bonnet is toast. ill post some pics laters
     
  4. audinary

    audinary Complete And Utter Member

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    **** mate, just seen this thread. I hope your insurers cough and I hope that the scrunts who took it get a good thrashing, and put away.

    My only experience of car crime so far was when some juvenile scally toerags threw a rock through the window of my Saab 9000 and took my satnav. Pretty small compared to what you're going through, but I know how that sick feeling in the pit of your stomach feels.

    Very, very best of luck mate.
     
  5. RS_Rawli

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    let me know if you need a lift with the car, ive just changed my headlights to facelifts to, so have prefacelifts albeit one of thems cracked, they could get you back on the road though

    chris
     
  6. andybnwc

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  7. rasA4

    rasA4 Four Rings Mafia Specialist Team V6 Audi A4 saloon

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    Oh mate!
     
  8. Broken Byzan

    Broken Byzan Photographic Moderator Staff Member Moderator VCDS Map User quattro Audi A4

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    I have a Spare S4 front cooling Fan
     
  9. andybnwc

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    i shall bear the parts in mind thankyou for the offers , im goona try get it to unit 20 asap as its costing me each day in the pound
     
  10. ian52

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    i might be interested in that bumper if you are getting rid. could be a little project for me. i dont have any bits that would be any use to you im afraid.
     
  11. jcb

    jcb Active Member VCDS Map User

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    well, you probably don;t want to hear it but....could have been a lot...lot worse.
    remember Docurley's car?

    still not nice. get grizz on the case, he must have enough parts lying around to fix that the amount of cars that go through there!
    hope your dogs turn up
     
  12. RS_Rawli

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    im guessing the front panels are the same across the range, if so i know a few scrap yards with some in

    headlights i have, or we can salvage brackets off mine

    i have a standard prefacelift bumper to that will get you back on the road

    do s4s share the radiators with anything else? anyone know?
     
  13. ian52

    ian52 2000 a4 1.8tqs-yellow

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    looks like a new front pannel with radiator etc,bumper,bonnet and ligts and you should be back on the road.
     
  14. joost

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    Wankers!

    I'm not far from you fella (Blackburn) so if I hear owt about the pups I'll let you know asap. I'm unable to help on the parts from too but if you need any other help, feel free to give me a shout.
     
  15. dieselfitter251

    dieselfitter251 Blow ma own trumpet?

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    So sorry mate. No word from the police? There wasn't another vehicle involved? Is does look like it had an argument with a tree or lamp post.
    I'm often on the SPCA site though it's unlikely the dogs will turn up there, I'll keep an eye out.
     
  16. dieselfitter251

    dieselfitter251 Blow ma own trumpet?

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    So sorry mate. No word from the police? There wasn't another vehicle involved? Is does look like it had an argument with a tree or lamp post.
    I'm often on the SPCA site though it's unlikely the dogs will turn up there, I'll keep an eye out.
     
  17. andybnwc

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    im gonna ask my mate at the scrappy , he got some facelift lights in there but with one mount snapped , and prob the rest of the panels . Im gonna get it to grizz to check for engine damage. No news from the police im more likely to find them i think
     
  18. disley

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    BAR STUARTS!!!!!!
    I feel for ya mate. I hate hearing about things like this especialy as your only a stones throw from me (Radcliffe),
    Bring back hangin thats wat i say!!!!
    Will keep a look out for the pups for ya, hope you get them back ok
     
  19. Geeman

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    Ouch!

    That's a shame mate. Bigger shame about the mutts though... they look ace! Hope you find 'em.
     
  20. Lee Goodall

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    Only just read this thread..

    What a nightmare! I hope you manage to sort your car out without too much trouble mate.

    I hope your pups turn up safe too!

    Hopefully the fnckers who did it will get some proper punishment as they really need it!
     
  21. docurley

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    Oh my god the Wnakers, I feel you pain my man.

    Anyways I have a front panel with a rad on it if it's any good to you, not sure if the S4 and 1.8t are the same size but I think the slam panel is.
     
  22. andybnwc

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    GOOD NEWS!!

    I attended a police raid in chorley today , and the puppies were in the house . They are now back safe but skinny with us being fed as i write this . Thank you for all your help hopefully this will lead to finding the thieves and the rest of the stuff.

    Ive been trying to get the car transported to unit 20 as there having problems with theirs soon as that happens we can get to the main damage .

    As for the other car because of todays events i never got time to get the locks etc but hopefully get them tmrw.
     
  23. dieselfitter251

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    Let me be the first to say.....
    Ga'n the Puppies!!!!! WOOOO!
    :rock::thrashi::arco::jump:

    Great news about the dogs.... hopefully the barstewards will get their asses kicked by the old bill... Still **** about the car mate. At least it should be fixable.
    Good luck with the car man.
     
  24. Geeman

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    That is bloody excellent news!

    I'm so glad you got the little pups back.

    Now to find who did it... :angrymod:
     
  25. quattrojames

    quattrojames Moderator Staff Member Moderator Audi A6 Audi Avant Owner Group

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    I have been watching this thread from the sidelines mate and was well chuffed when I saw you had got your pups back! :yahoo: Brilliant news.

    Lets hope it all works out so well for the car too :icon_thumright:
     
  26. sam4191

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    FANTASTIC news about the puppies mate!!! So glad they're ok!!! and as everyone says I bloody hope they catch the mindless scum who did it!

    Also hope everything goes well with the car too. At least you have her back and practically in one piece as well!! Could have been so much worse! :beerchug:
     
  27. RS_Rawli

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    wow good news there! the police actually do do stuff then! impressive! :D
     
  28. Broken Byzan

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    I am so chuffed for you mate, i cannot describe. Its nice the Police have actually come through for you. I like it that you were there at the raid to rescue your babies.

    I hope the car will live agin, you have come too far now for her to be scrapped etc. Like i said i have a front mount S4 fan here you can have for free if you need it.
     
  29. Siena

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    Glad you got your pups back safe and sound.
     
  30. joost

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    Excellent news! Glad the pups are back where they belong. Now to put your other baby back where she belongs - on the road!!
     
  31. auroan

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    Excellent ... Glad you got the dogs back.

    On the car side I have a V6 front panel if you need it.
     
  32. audinary

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    That is genuinely the best, most heartwarming news I've heard this week! What a relief!

    And best of luck with the car, and heres hoping justice will eventually prevail!
     
  33. aragorn

    aragorn "Stick a V8 in it!" Staff Member Moderator VCDS Map User

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    Thats pretty damn impressive news tbh, If it had happened to me i'd never have expected to see the car or dogs again!

    Presumably the theives were known to the police or something?
     
  34. disley

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    Brilliant news, so chuffed for ya that you got the pups back.
    Hope you get your car sorted soon.
    the plod have suprised me this time!!:busted_cop:
     
  35. docurley

    docurley Moderator Staff Member Moderator

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    Wow the police came up trumps for a change but I bet you did most of the ground work.

    So pleased for you mate.
     
  36. Nilz

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    Sorry to hear about all the hassle you have had recently, but some good news has come from this, so happy days, glad you got the pups back and hope you get the car sorted soon too.

    bet you must be SOOOO relieved!!!!
     
  37. andybnwc

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    We put a lot of effort in to find the puppies , but i was still impressed with the 2 police forces working together. Along with the newspaper articles . I really couldnt believe it when i saw them on the kitchen floor.

    Car is now on way to unit 20 , picked up about 30 mins ago
     
  38. Oranoco

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    Great news on getting the puppies back.

    Do th epolice know who it was? Having an address must be usefull or was a squat job?
     

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