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    Which engine? 2.0 TDI or 1.6TDI

    2.0 tdi without a doubt , very little if anything in the fuel economy . I'm currently averaging 49 mpg on a mixture of town and A roads . 60 mpg on a run . Most are struggling economy wise with the 1.6tdi .
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    THULE ROOF BARS - WHICH ONES ?

    Thankyou , 2 adult , 2 Childs would be what I would be going for , so i guess alternating them as you say is the key . Would i be better going for the Thule bars as opposed to the Audi with 4 bikes as yak says they are slightly wider , thanks .
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    THULE ROOF BARS - WHICH ONES ?

    Thanks guy's this is a great help . If i were to fit the thule bike racks how many bikes would i be able to safely transport on a sportback ? Many thanks .
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    THULE ROOF BARS - WHICH ONES ?

    Hi , i have a 2011 sportback with factory fitted roof rails and want to get some 'Thule' roof bars to fit . Can anyone please tell me which ones i need ? Many thanks . :thumbsup:
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    Black Edition

    I thought that even though Audi price protected their prices for orders placed before their May price rise , this didn't extend to possible rises in vat . I hope that they do honour the increased vat rate themselves . Even though my cars arriving next week and this doesn't affect me i know that...
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    Mud Flaps essential especially for winter?

    Thanks kirsty76 , what fixings do they use ?
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    Mud Flaps essential especially for winter?

    Not sure myself ! I agree they would do a good job , but not sure on the look . Just out of curiosity are they easy enough to fit / how do they fit ?
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    THE WAIT IS ALMOST OVER !

    Mattyw19 , from ordering to expected delivery was around 4 months , although at one point this had gone to 8 months . It was only after I complained to Audi uk - mainly from an increased vat point that they wrote back and told me that they had negotiated an earlier build slot - week 44 , hence...
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    Black Edition

    Enjoy Stratts !
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    THE WAIT IS ALMOST OVER !

    Thanks guy's , i really can't wait ! I toyed with the idea of having it delivered but didn't fancy it being driven 100 miles 'ish' . Also wanted to have good look around and check everything out before driving away . Stratts , good luck for Friday - like me you've had a long wait . Musicegbdf ...
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    THE WAIT IS ALMOST OVER !

    Just thought i'd like to share my news . After ordering my car early part of the year the delivery date has been going backwards and forwards from November 2010 to March 2011 and after Audi uk's intervention back to November 2010 . The car was due to be built this week - week 44 , but i was...
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    MY11 A3 2.0TDi 170BHP S line review

    So is this something that i can do myself or has it got to activated through vcds , thanks ?
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    MY11 A3 2.0TDi 170BHP S line review

    I hope they are not standard as I have paid for the option - great looking car !
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    sportbacks made in Belgium

    mine , which is being built week 44 w/c 31/10/10 shows car coming into Sheerness according to the screen dump i received from the dealer . Does anyone know the timings from build / shipment / arrival / delivery etc , thanks .
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    Decent Tyres?

    Audicruiser , makes perfect sense to me !
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    ROOF MOUNTED BIKE CARRIER - WHICH ONE ?

    Thanks guy's . NHN , thanks for the offer , i'd like to have a look at this set up as i hadn't thought of it . I don't take the bikes out all that often so i'd have to weigh up the cost versus roof mounted . Yaks , how many bikes is it possible to carry with the thurle set up , thanks .
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    ROOF MOUNTED BIKE CARRIER - WHICH ONE ?

    Hi , i am having roof rails factory fitted to my sportback and was wondering if anyone could recommend a good system for roof mounting bikes . I have heard about 'thurle' but am i better off going for audi's own set up . I'm guessing that roof mounted would be preferable to rear mounted . Any...
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    Anyone got a MY11 with folding mirrors?

    Has anyone had this rectified under warranty ?
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    CARING FOR YOUR CAR - POST DIAMONDBRITE !

    Hi , having my new car diamondbrited in November and was wondering what cleaning process / products i should or shouldn't be using on my car after it has been diamondbrited , thanks .
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