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    21-05-2017, 09:34 PM
    Please put me down - I need a deadline to spruce up my A2 ;)
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    16-05-2017, 07:30 PM
    Alan_uk replied to a thread BRAKE warning light on in Diagnostics
    If you unplug it and then shorten the connection in the plug on the cable from the engine compartment (e.g. screwdriver touching both pins) then if...
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    02-05-2017, 11:38 AM
    Alan_uk replied to a thread Today I..... in General
    MOT failure today. One of the new headlamp bulbs I fitted a few weeks ago was not seated correctly. I've not used the car at night and had not...
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    01-05-2017, 07:14 PM
    Alan_uk replied to a thread Today I..... in General
    In for MOT tomorrow and had an advisory on the number plates (fading) last year. So got out the new plates I ordered months ago (press metal from...
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    01-05-2017, 06:41 PM
    Went on an architecture tour on Saturday and one of the other attendees turned up in this car: I think it is either a Citroen ID19 or ID21...
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    25-04-2017, 11:11 PM
    Alan_uk replied to a thread EV electric A2 conversion in General
    It's something I mull over occasionally, like yesterday when I was getting a bit fed up with my A2, especially as I had experience of a BMW i3 over...
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    24-04-2017, 09:35 PM
    Today Alan-UK met Alanb to hand over the bonnet and have a good chat about our A2's Alanb's A2 has had lots of works (6 speed gearbox, DIS, rear...
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About Alan_uk

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Postal Town:
Trowbridge, Wiltshire, United Kingdom
Interests:
IT, technology, organ music
Occupation:
Business Analyst
Reason For Joining:
Bought an A2
A2 details

Details about your A2

Registration Year:
2004
Purchase Year:
2005
Model Type:
SE
Engine Size:
1.4 TDI (75) - 1422 cc inline 3cyl SOHC (75 PS; 74 bhp)
Colour:
Crystal Blue (Metallic) - LY7R
Additional Options:
Heated wing mirrors.
Original A2 grill.
Space Saver tyre.
Remap +20% (Stealth)
Higher 5th gear (Skipton)
Monros Reflex dampers + Lesjofor springs x4
Mileage:
73K - 81K
Urban Fuel Consumption:
50-55 mpg (5.5-5 l/km)
Extra-Urban Fuel Consumption:
60-65 mpg (4.7-4.2 l/km)
Combined Fuel Consumption:
55-60 mpg (5-4.7 l/km)
UK Fuel Suppliers:
Esso
Fuel Type:
Super diesel

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Regards,
Alan
Fuel Consumption for 1.4 TDi 75 SE: <sorry deleted - will try to reinstate>
Mostly A(T), A or B roads.
Was 62.5 mpg with Pilot Primacy Michelins 185/50/16 18V
Then 58 mpg with Pirrelli P6000 Powergy but they are much quieter.
Next 62 mpg after 5th gear change to 0.65 (Skipton) & remap of +20 bhp (Stealth) on a 4,000 mile European trip.
Now Toyo Proxes T1R - also quiet.
Changed matt black slatted grill for the glossy black smooth grill.

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