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Who else is taking there car off the road for winter

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by Andrew@A.L.D, Oct 8, 2011.

  1. Andrew@A.L.D
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    Who else is taking there car off the road for winter for modification/repair or just to keep is safe

    Me for one as i need to sort out some small issues

    Head needs to come off as it needs some valve guides

    Making a new large port, large plenum inlet manifold

    Fit a new clutch from Bill @ Badger5

    fit coilovers and rear ARB and drop links if i can
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    Mines been off half the summer, at this rate it will be the winter as well :-/
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    Mines off the road for the winter got loads work planned
    Going big turbo and a direct port nitrous system to replace the one I have
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    George Osborne's taken my car off the road for the winter:)
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    Mines been of the road most of the summer and fed up of sharing the other halfs Ka so will be enjoying it as much as I can through the winter maybe have a bit of fun in the wet and snow 
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    my s3 IS my winter transport, thats why i bought it, my bike is my normal transport. ftw 4wd and snow :D
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    Winter is the best time for an S3!

    Heated seats and 4wd
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    I love my s3 in the wet
    They come alive :)
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    subject to nothign going wrong and it passing the MOT my car will be on the road all winter whilst my motorbike is hibernating
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    I bought my s3 to drive it! Sod this having a car sitting off the road for months when you could be having fun in it.
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    We've just finished winter. Not sure it went below 5c this time around. Certainly no salt so cars seem to last so much longer.

    I used to do all the work on my old car over winter in the UK though. It's the best time.
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