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  1. RickRAF
    21st March 2015 01:35 PM - permalink
    RickRAF
    Accidentally tagged you in my post mate, was meaning to just reply to your message. Still trying to get the hang of using the forum & all the message stuff, apologies.

    Thanks for the tip regarding getting the build sheet, i'll make sure i pick that up before i leave. Also, i don't have a Nav disc as its the HDD one, MMI 3G High with the Joystick on the dial & bluetooth connectivity.
  2. beemerboy9
    3rd December 2014 01:45 AM - permalink
    beemerboy9
    Hi Andy,

    I was looking on the Audi Approved Used website and not all Audi dealer cars go on Autotrader.
    The nicest cars usually come up on Audi Approved used as the dealers tend to keep good ex-lease trade-ins for themselves.
    Having had an A8 (2003, but 54 reg) I was looking for another "cruiser" rather than a sporty car rather that would strain at the leash. As a self-employed person, it's nothing for me to drive 200 miles to work - although I obviously don't commute if it's that far away.
    By chance, I came across an 2.5 year old, 12,000 mile, A5 SE quattro (soft suspension) that someone had specced up just like an A8 with the options I would have chosen myself. I thought the price fair compared to a new one.

    Most importantly, my wife and I both enjoy driving the A5 more than the A8 because it is lighter and easier to manage through corners.

    Hope this help. There is also a beautiful Sepang Blue car at just under 20k on the Audi website.
  3. B17NKA
    1st December 2014 02:48 PM - permalink
    B17NKA
    Hello John
    Why has the car in Birmingham not come up in auto trader ??
    I have not seen this one, I will call them tomorrow see what they say
    Cheers Andy

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  • About beemerboy9
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    Now: 2011 A5 Sportback 2.0TFSi quattro SE, S-Tronic, Ice Silver + Cardamom Beige/Black
    Mods: 7-digit postcode (by Hazzydayz), Ventureshield, LED interior lights + reversing lights by T8ups
    Prev: A8 4.0Tdi quattro
    Prev: A8 3.7 quattro


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29th June 2017
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6th May 2015
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21st March 2015
01:32 PM - RickRAF tagged beemerboy9 in thread New to A5 - Barnsley, Yorkshire

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16th April 2019
12:39 PM - beemerboy9 quoted Phantome46 in post Advice on selling A5 2.0TFSI Quattro 211bhp
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11th December 2017
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7th December 2017
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18th October 2017
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27th September 2017
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17th September 2017
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15th July 2017
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21st June 2017
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9th February 2017
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