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  1. Big_jim

    Bringing the S3 back from the dead. Advice needed!

    Haha, fancy fitting my box?
  2. Big_jim

    Buying a S3

    Buy my AMK S3. I'm losing interest.
  3. Big_jim

    Bringing the S3 back from the dead. Advice needed!

    You want a foreigner????
  4. Big_jim

    Bringing the S3 back from the dead. Advice needed!

    Not as yet. I'm waiting for him to come back from his holiday. Hopefully the price won't treble and I'll still get it done.
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    Bringing the S3 back from the dead. Advice needed!

    A friend of a friend. Mike Knight near Birmingham.
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    Bringing the S3 back from the dead. Advice needed!

    Bad news! I'd finally got everything in order. Gearbox got delivered Wednesday. Got the clutch Thursday and had a recovery truck booked for Friday afternoon do he could get the gearbox changed today. All was well (other than it being lower than I remember and an ar5e to get on the truck!) Got...
  7. Big_jim

    drove F type R round Rockingham today

    Just sank £450m I to the castle Bromwich plant!
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    Bringing the S3 back from the dead. Advice needed!

    No he sold it. Now works as a lifeguard.
  9. Big_jim

    Bringing the S3 back from the dead. Advice needed!

    Yes mate. Needs a bit of paint, window regulator, fog light switch and the dead pixels in the clocks sorted but can't get it on the road and do them as I go.
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    Bringing the S3 back from the dead. Advice needed!

    Friend of a friend. Guys name is Darren but the garage is called Mike Knight. Just off the stratford road next to where the Johnson coaches used to be.
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    Bringing the S3 back from the dead. Advice needed!

    I thought that, but was worried if there was bits of rivet knocking around the gearbox!
  12. Big_jim

    Bringing the S3 back from the dead. Advice needed!

    Haha, yeah that's possible, and was probably me driving. I flat it down at my parents in knowle then drove it to the bodyshop in Tyseley for him to sort out properly. I doubt she would have noticed you to be honest, she is female! Pretty sure I saw you one coming out of browns lane. Gearbox...
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    Bringing the S3 back from the dead. Advice needed!

    No it was never sold as such. Wasn't driven around in primer either. Car lived in knowle. Will be back driving in Solihull within the next few weeks hopefully.
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    Bringing the S3 back from the dead. Advice needed!

    Yeah it was probably her.
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    Bringing the S3 back from the dead. Advice needed!

    Cheers mate. The car is now on 122k miles.
  16. Big_jim

    Bringing the S3 back from the dead. Advice needed!

    It hasn't been driven for months but yeah she might have been round maypole.
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    Bringing the S3 back from the dead. Advice needed!

    Hello. You may have seen my adverts on Facebook over the past few months trying to sell an Ibis white S3. Long story I'll quickly run through... I bought the car in 2012 in Dolphin grey at 108k miles (ish). I have a mate with a bodyshop and I decided (with him in my ear) to paint the car Ibis...
  18. Big_jim

    drove F type R round Rockingham today

    I build them. Awesome cars. We've just done a run of 200 Project 7's which are like an R on steroids.
  19. Big_jim

    2001 S3 Gearbox issue

    Cheers mate
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