I think I've switched mine on twice in the 4 years I've had my S3. Once to check they worked, after swapping the seats, and once to have a laugh at my friend...
Even at -9.5 yesterday, the leather was OK to sit on.
Not all that different really.
Slightly better battery life.
I like the new notification scheme with swipe to access the message/event etc
double click to wake and get to camera and ipod controls is nice.
backup to iCloud is easier than iTunes
need to upgrade to Lion on my...
Saw a grey one the other week near me. Was following it for a couple of miles, thinking it was a bog standard A3. Was not until I got really close, when he slowed down to turn off, I spotted the exhaust, wheels and of course the badge.
Very subtle hyper hatch IMHO.
Cheers for the feedback Daz.
I've now decided to move house, so the car change will go on the back burner until new abode is found and sorted.
Just have to use my dad's Scooby when I visit...
(Sadly it's a Forester. He sold the Imprezza 5 years ago!)
I got 495 miles out of mine just the other week. A 65-70mph cruise to the Lake District and back will do that. Regularly see the range at fill-up around the 450-500 mile mark. Once saw 550, but did not manage to achieve that, thanks to some twisty bits!!
There is a spare grommetted hole through the bulkhead under the pollen filter. If you remove the glovebox, you can see the other side of it, and thread the cable through it from the engine bay.
You can then take the cable along the existing cable route under the passenger door sill carpet to...
I test drove a A3 tdi SE the other day and the steering was so light, I nearly hedged it!! Got back into my s3 and really noticed the difference! I much prefer the meaty side of steering feel...
Was the same for me last week on my S3. My brake light switch had died. Only reason I knew about it was my cruise control stopped working, and when I hooked up to the laptop, got a 'Brake signal implausible' which sent me hunting. Still, only a £5 part so not all bad...