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Picked up my S4 at last!!!

Jameswuk Nov 23, 2004

  1. Jameswuk

    Jameswuk New Member

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    Hi all,

    been mainly lurking, reading and learning on this BBfor a good while, but could not resist doing a proper 'hello' all, especially as I picked up 'my' new S4 Cabriolet yesterday from Listers Stratford yesterday afternoon...!!

    The spec of it is:

    Dolphin Grey
    Red leather
    Sat Nav +
    AMD Stage 3 (400BHP)

    Managed to put the first 80 miles on the clock (well, apart from the 'road test' AMD did....It may take me a little while to adjust my driving style to the car, and I still think the steering could do with more 'feel' (anyone tweaked the castor/camber/suspension settings to do this?)....

    But....I'm well chuffed!!!! The low rumble/burble from the V8 with full Millteks and 400bhp is glorious, and the car just keeps pulling all through the revs. My last car was turbocharged, and the linear power delivery of the S4 is a revelation!! /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/jawdrop.gif

    Look forward to joining in all the chat on here in the future!

    Regards,

    James W /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/goofy.gif
     
  2. scoTTy

    scoTTy Active Member

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    Nice one!!

    All you have to do now is get 10k miles on the clock to loosen her up!

    p.s. We need piccies!
     
  3. It's ok someone in office has explained AMD stages to me
     
  4. Jameswuk

    Jameswuk New Member

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    Ok, photos you wanted, photos you got....! /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/grin.gif

    By the way, before someone makes disparaging remarks about the roof colour and my sexuality, the car was available from stock, unregistered, in the exterior colour and interior colour I wanted - I just have to learn to live with the roof!!! /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/blush.gif

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    Regards,

    James W
     
  5. Just Plain Old

    Just Plain Old Active Member

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    Very nice.......... for a woofter's car! /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/lol.gif /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/lol.gif

    Those exhausts don't look the same as my millteks?? /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/confused.gifAre they the latest version? They do seem to 'sit' better than mine.
     
  6. mramage

    mramage Member

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    S4 Cab...mmmmmmm.
     
  7. yak

    yak Member

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    Aww.. lovely. Funny roof, but then again, it's not the most important part of the car anyway /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/wink.gif

    - Yak
     
  8. DaveACQ20v

    DaveACQ20v Member

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    That`s a bit flash for a mobile hairdresser! only kiddin m8, it OOOOzes Quality !
     
  9. scoTTy

    scoTTy Active Member

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    I like!...even the roof!

    Milltek looks thesame as mine.
     
  10. Jameswuk

    Jameswuk New Member

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    Aww!!!! shucks!! /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/blush.gif /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/blush.gif

    Thanks, guys - I feel like I 'belong', now!! /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/beerchug.gif

    Look forward to enjoying the car, and maybe even meeting a few of you guys in the future....

    Regards,

    James
     
  11. Just Plain Old

    Just Plain Old Active Member

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    [ QUOTE ]
    scoTTy said:
    I like!...even the roof!

    Milltek looks thesame as mine.

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    Mine are more 'oval', maybe it's a Cab thing?? /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/confused.gif
     
  12. Markey

    Markey Active Member

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    How bright are those seats.
    That car looks soooo nice.
     
  13. Jameswuk

    Jameswuk New Member

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    Thanks again, guys....glad you like it - I do!!/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/1luvu.gif /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/1luvu.gif

    The seats aren't THAT bright, are they???/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/cool.gif

    OK, don't answer.....

    Regards,

    James W
     
  14. scoTTy

    scoTTy Active Member

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    [ QUOTE ]
    Just Plain Old said:
    [ QUOTE ]
    scoTTy said:
    I like!...even the roof!

    Milltek looks thesame as mine.

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    Mine are more 'oval', maybe it's a Cab thing?? /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/confused.gif

    [/ QUOTE ]

    The only Milltek on a S4 cab I've seen in real life had the same circular ones as mine. /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/crazy.gif
     

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