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    Yesterday, 12:45 AM
    Andrew replied to a thread [ CLASSIFIED ] A2 1.4 TDI SE with LOADS of spares/extras!!! in Selling
    Hi Ben, Lets wish for the best for your father, you and family at this difficult time. As to your final question there are suggestions from...
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    23-09-2017, 11:29 PM
    Andrew replied to a thread New A2 Sport owner in Introductions
    Thanks a lot, I will look for the restore button next time it happens. - Andy
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    23-09-2017, 09:19 PM
    Andrew replied to a thread New A2 Sport owner in Introductions
    It just struck me you often see a "auto save" pop up when writing a post but does anybody know where it saves them to and how to get it back? Andy
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    23-09-2017, 08:49 PM
    Andrew replied to a thread New A2 Sport owner in Introductions
    That's much better then. Only used paint for 10 minutes in my life and was only trying to give an immediately at hand alternative to third party...
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    23-09-2017, 06:41 PM
    Andrew replied to a thread Am I Mad? in Projects
    Just had to share this. A 3" woodscrew in place of this broken clip I had the intention of fixing the pull handle for the service...
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    23-09-2017, 01:00 AM
    Andrew replied to a thread New A2 Sport owner in Introductions
    I will check on Windows 7, but I think if you open (File tab) your picture with Paint (buried in Accessories within All Programs on Start menu), you...
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    21-09-2017, 10:48 PM
    Andrew replied to a thread New A2 Sport owner in Introductions
    Like the blue, which is it? & the new hardware - looks a nice A2. Back to the picture problem. I am a bit lost as you posted 3 pictures. Are the...
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    21-09-2017, 09:46 PM
    Andrew replied to a thread New A2 Sport owner in Introductions
    Just start another new post with say "....continued" Andy
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    21-09-2017, 09:27 PM
    Forgive me for being negative to begin with. I have zero zero expertise with vag-com/Vcds. I have no idea about Vag-com 409.1 and KKL USB cable....
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    21-09-2017, 08:30 PM
    Andrew replied to a thread Window wiper cover thingy in Exterior
    Not getting much right this week, ok I have the newer wiper, pretty obvious (plonker) as one is a 55 plate. (I can blame it on half falling down my...
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    21-09-2017, 12:19 PM
    Andrew replied to a thread Window wiper cover thingy in Exterior
    I would be up for two covers. Both my wipers are the type in Vespa166's first pic, older type if I am with it. While I am here, what is better...
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    21-09-2017, 12:41 AM
    Andrew replied to a thread [ INFO ] Special colour order FSI help needed in General
    My local Audi, but then it was in Kiddlington, just north of Oxford. They relocated to Cowley a few years ago, just opposite the mini factory -...
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    20-09-2017, 10:37 PM
    Andrew replied to a thread [ INFO ] Special colour order FSI help needed in General
    Oops! Just realised I put the reg of your special car into the history checker not the "breaker"!!! Sorry to send you on a wild goose chase but at...
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    20-09-2017, 09:08 PM
    Andrew replied to a thread [ INFO ] Special colour order FSI help needed in General
    Lots of touch up paint websites like this (but no A2?) http://paintref.com/cgi-bin/colorcodedisplay.cgi?make=Audi Andy
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    20-09-2017, 06:51 PM
    Andrew replied to a thread [ INFO ] Special colour order FSI help needed in General
    Pity. I would not give up on Peterborough Audi. I would go back to them and in my silkiest voice thank them profusely for the spec and explain it...
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    20-09-2017, 04:16 PM
    Andrew replied to a thread [ INFO ] Special colour order FSI help needed in General
    Hi Steve, Took me ages to find the post - good job I am retired! Your car started life in Peterborough and changed plates several times. ...
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    20-09-2017, 03:01 PM
    Andrew replied to a thread [ INFO ] Special colour order FSI help needed in General
    Hi Steve, There was a post recently I think that provided a link to a 'free' 'Check Car' type website before buying. One item it produced was...
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    19-09-2017, 02:18 PM
    Andrew replied to a thread [ QUESTION ] WOW! The size of "Me Nuts"... in General
    A quick Google search 'a2oc hub nut' found this http://www.a2oc.net/forum/showthread.php?10858-Hub-Nut-problem-Help! Andy
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    16-09-2017, 11:59 PM
    Andrew replied to a thread Am I Mad? in Projects
    It was missing the spring clip and fell out! The lower front panel was broken as well besides being in very poor condition. Some previous owner had...
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    16-09-2017, 06:46 PM
    Andrew replied to a thread Today I..... in General
    A lot of money for what it is! If I could not find one substantially cheaper I would make one fron a 100mm partial threaded bolt. Chop off the...
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    15-09-2017, 05:13 PM
    Hi Ross, It was Sciroccorrado who offered the scan not me?? - don't want to take false credit. As to your pipes, I have had a look and there...
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    15-09-2017, 12:01 PM
    Yes, but will they charge for a scan? Also you might find that your local garage has not that much expertise with the FSI, be wary. Surely other...
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    12-09-2017, 11:15 PM
    Hi Alan, A suggestion a bit off the wall. Hot dipped galvanising - is there anything better? Had a quote for two 3' x 3' new pedestrian garden...
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    12-09-2017, 12:27 PM
    'Mention' is a bit weak, back it up with file of materials receipts, log date and mileage. Then I think then you are within you rights to claim...
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    12-09-2017, 01:16 AM
    Andrew replied to a thread A2 1.4 Petrol 88K in Blue in Selling
    Hi, Interest perked by your post I have have just looked at eBay for 1.4 petrol. At 88k it strikes me a better course of action is to have the...
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    09-09-2017, 10:11 PM
    Hi Boris, This might be the recent thread you were searching for, but unfortunately the pictures are now absent. ...
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    09-09-2017, 03:46 PM
    Andrew replied to a thread [ QUESTION ] Have i got a "Bent" 1.6 FSI in General
    Hi, Don't know why but remembered your first post from Tuesday when doing 70mph on a local bypass yesterday. Looked and it was a steady 3200rpm....
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    07-09-2017, 04:23 PM
    Andrew replied to a thread Am I Mad? in Projects
    A Kind of ‘How To Fit Interior Tailgate Trim’ (Or At Least My Experience) Even though I am retired I do seem have great demands on my time and my...
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    07-09-2017, 02:21 PM
    A2Steve advertised several alternators yesterday in his main Selling thread (post#639). - Andy
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    07-09-2017, 01:19 PM
    Andrew replied to a thread Today I..... in General
    Same with me 25 years ago. Summoned out one morning to assist daughter in law with jump start. Tried my 'thin' jump leads, absolutely nothing....
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Postal Town:
Witney, Oxon, UK
Reason For Joining:
DIY mechanical and servicing resource.
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Details about your A2

Registration Year:
2005
Purchase Year:
2009
Model Type:
Sport
Engine Size:
1.6 FSI Petrol - 1598 cc inline 4cyl 16v DOHC (110 PS; 109 bhp)
Mileage:
55K - 63K

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