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Spare Wheel?

Discussion in 'A2 forum' started by imported_RogueElement, Jul 11, 2004.

  1. imported_RogueElement
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    [Jul 11, 2004]
    Do you get a spare wheel with other Audi models?

    With the A2, all you get is a cannister of foam and an air compressor.
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    [Jul 11, 2004]
    yes on most you get a space saver or pram wheel
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    [Jul 11, 2004]
    Of my cars...

    Old A3 - Full size spare

    New A3 - Space Saver

    Old A4 - Full size spare

    May also be wheel size as opposed to car size dependant. You may get a 195 tyre in the 'well' but not a 225, meaning the necesity of a space saver, if you get my meaning.

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    [Jul 12, 2004]
    You don't get a spare with the new Porsche 911's. They give you the same thing: a pair of gloves and a can of "Fix-a-flat"!!
    So hey... think of your car as the poor man's Porsche!
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    [Jul 12, 2004]
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    RogueElement said:
    Do you get a spare wheel with other Audi models?

    With the A2, all you get is a cannister of foam and an air compressor.

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    You mean you didn't know this before you bought it?

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    Just kidding mate.
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    [Jul 13, 2004]
    I was suprised to find my spare is an alloy!!! a nice shioney never used original alloy which has been NEVER fitted!! /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/groovy.gif
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    [Jul 13, 2005]
    Got my A2 2nd hand 1 year old, the guy before got Audi to fit a spare wheel. Its a strange wheel which is stored flat, you then have to inflate it. Luckily never had to use it yet
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    [Jul 14, 2005]
    yep me to 52plate A3 with a full alloy wheel. might sell it when times get hard lol.
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    Full size matching alloy on the B6 A4..
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    [Jul 15, 2005]
    Yeah the spare wheel in the A2 is a factory option!!! I think at factory it used to be no cost option, but about £250 if you wanted to retro fit it.

    My A4 has a full size alloy spare.

    My Beetle has a full size steel spare.
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    [Aug 17, 2005]
    My A3 came with a full size matching alloy.

    this might be a little off topic but does anyone know if a 17" alloy from an S3 will fit in the spare wheel well?
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    [Sep 3, 2005]
    im on the space saver wheel at the moment and i must say the ride is better
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