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Smk82's countdown begins

Discussion in 'New A3/S3 (8V Chassis)' started by Sandra, Sep 8, 2013.

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    Sounds cool - will add to my playlist...
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    Right, with the car now built, I'm going to be irritating to the dealer and call for regular updates. On the whole I've been happy with the experience so far, although most of the info (built by etc) has been found out when I've called them to check a point , not them keeping me in the loop! So slightly irritated about this, but its a very minor one.. starting to get excited now everything is starting to come together...
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    Not long to wait now. We just need a date. :) x
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    I know! I'm a tad suprised that I haven't been given a more concrete date to be honest, especially considering that people who ordered previously were told "yes can collect 1st Sept" when the car wasn't even in the country yet! I've fired off an email to the dealer asking for more information. Hopefully he can give me more specifics - like whether its left germany yet!
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    Just heard from the dealer, provisionally they might get the car here for the end of the month (~30th September) Hoorah!
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    Its here!! Have just been informed by the dealer that my car will be here tomorrow afternoon!! So hopefully only a couple of days before collection... Will need to sort my insurance and transfer the funds now... getting excited...
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    Received a phone call from the dealer... Allowing for fund transfer time etc, and taxing I should be able to pick up the car next Friday/Saturday! (4th/5th October) YaY finally a collection date....
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    Since we seem to be the only people here with good taste in colour I'm looking forward to photos of your new baby!
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    lol..I'll try and take some tasteful shots to make the boring people sit up and take notice...
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    We are now in the final countdown..:arco:. Moneys all paid ( although I got charged £30 for the privilege:rulez:.. damn the banks).. now its down to the agonising 7 day wait till next friday!:yahoo: I did get asked by the dealer if I want to go and see her before then, but I think I can contain myself.. Although would it be worth it to see what the state of the paintwork etc is like?
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    Official word from the dealers.. booked in for 5.15pm pickup on the 4th October!! Which is ~ 93.5 hours from now (ok I'm pathetic I know...lol)
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    One more sleep to go until pick up! Into the final countdown now!:yahoo:
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    Good luck smk82, it will be an amazing day!
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    Good luck tomorrow and enjoy !
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    Enjoy matey! No sleep for you tonight!
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    You'll be too excited to sleep, enjoy it.
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    Hope you get at least some sleep and enjoy tomorrow.

    John.
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    We won't see him for a couple of weeks now....:noway:

    Good luck with your pick up though. :)
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    lol:lmfao:. I am looking forward to it, I won't deny it. Its come quicker than I had hoped. Still will make sure to take photos and post as soon as I can..
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