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Re: Chestnut Brown

Post by brooneye » Tue Apr 06, 2021 6:53 pm

They look like a nice addition


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Re: Chestnut Brown

Post by wildybeast » Fri Apr 09, 2021 3:41 pm

with your fogs do you get a pulse (flicker) when you turn ignition on ?.I have the beamtech bulbs with resistors.No errors on dash but the flicker for a few seconds with key on.

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Post by Ripley55 » Fri Apr 09, 2021 4:19 pm

Hi mate
Guess I was lucky ? No pulse or flickering and no errors straight from the box
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Re: Chestnut Brown

Post by wildybeast » Fri Apr 09, 2021 5:34 pm

Thanks ile check out the travlin lite ones.

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Post by Ripley55 » Sat Apr 17, 2021 6:04 pm

3 Little jobs done today on the Old Chestnut Image
Needle/Celebration sweep
Footwell Lights
MQB Skin onto the Discover Media unit, and Maps updated to 20/21 Image
Tried adjusting the the RLS light sensitivity, but had no joy 🥲
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Post by Ripley55 » Tue May 04, 2021 12:37 pm

Arch kit arrived today from RGM Automotive Image
Will need to try and get booked in to the Paint shop.
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Post by Ripley55 » Fri May 07, 2021 4:40 pm

Got so many jobs backing up, and first MOT on the 21st.
I’ve been hankering to try out 18’s on mine, and have just bought a set of Audi (ex demonstrator) alloys 5x112 8Jx18 ET40’s with excellent Bridgestone’s on, from an Audi main dealer Image going to collect in the morning. The alloys are absolutely mint, but one has a tiny mark on it, though, they were, in my mind a really cheap deal that couldn’t be passed up.
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Re: Chestnut Brown

Post by robblowen » Fri May 07, 2021 6:13 pm

Good find man, they look sweet!

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Post by Ripley55 » Fri May 07, 2021 6:57 pm

I think it was a result @robblowen
At £174 a wheel ? OEM 18” unmarked with a new Bridgestone on 👍
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Post by robblowen » Fri May 07, 2021 8:42 pm

That was an absolute bargain! How did you find out about them?

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Post by Ripley55 » Fri May 07, 2021 9:34 pm

Very weird, they were in amongst loads of listings for alloys on eBlag. Thought this is strange, and it turned out to be a main dealer just unloading some stock from previous customers, they had been on a demo car, and the buyer wanted to upgrade I think, I’d been trawling for days, seeing refurbished ones, and ones described as light rashes 😫etc etc, and this just caught my eye. Collecting tomorrow am.
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