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Old 12-01-2012, 01:02 PM   #81
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You're comparing apples to oranges and it's really, really stupid.
Coming from the person who spent the money on a special tool he did not need. You obviously know way more then everyone else here. why not just go back to the audi forum u came from and bask in your glorious ignorance.
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Old 12-01-2012, 01:14 PM   #82
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really? it's like a christmas tree in there. in my friend's q7 you have to connect a laptop to put the heat on high. it's like 3 years old i think and has a bunch of dead pixels already.
I've never understood the hype surrounding Audi interiors either. They are quite busy.
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Old 12-01-2012, 07:47 PM   #83
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I've never understood the hype surrounding Audi interiors either. They are quite busy.
This was the interior of my cousin's 2.7t that was confusing the sheet out of me:


So many unnecessary buttons. It's ridiculous.
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Old 12-01-2012, 07:53 PM   #84
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This was the interior of my cousin's 2.7t that was confusing the sheet out of me:


So many unnecessary buttons. It's ridiculous.
looks like my boombox from the 90s
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Old 12-01-2012, 08:01 PM   #85
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Get a C4 S4, they actually run 7 days a week. And are at a bargain now.
+1. I did some research, these cars are actually pretty reliable compare to other Audi. And good power/fuel economy. S
ame as e46 M3 fuel economy, 330 performance with Quattro.
Cost about $5000-$10000


The C4 Audi S4 / S6 (UrS4/S6) Buyer’s Guide, 2010 Edition:
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This is the only Audi I would own.
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Old 12-01-2012, 10:20 PM   #86
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Dad is looking to replace his '04 745i so we went to the bmw dealer to look around. Later went to Audi to look at the a7 and a6. It was amazing how messy the buttons were on the Audis were compared to iDrive. Plus the start/stop button is next to the shifter on the a7



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Old 12-01-2012, 10:36 PM   #87
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Old 12-01-2012, 10:38 PM   #88
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Coming from the person who spent the money on a special tool he did not need. You obviously know way more then everyone else here. why not just go back to the audi forum u came from and bask in your glorious ignorance.
because I love ghetto rigging tools and sheering bolts, cool story bro
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Old 12-02-2012, 08:08 AM   #89
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my 06 a4 2.0 quattro was a great car. had it up to 45000 miles. still under warranty so all the little stuff i brought in never paid a dime.

went to an 04 m3 and boy that wasa pain in the butt. obviously not comparing apples to apples as the m3 was older.

i actually regret selling the a4 for the M.
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Old 12-02-2012, 09:25 AM   #90
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We have a 2011 Q5 with 34k on it. Has been great so far, and has only been in for a few things so far (folding mirror motor, rear hatch motor, window weather stripping).

My E46 had a clutch replaced under warranty, a MAF sensor, a door that needed alignment, and control arms.
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Old 12-02-2012, 12:08 PM   #91
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because I love ghetto rigging tools and sheering bolts, cool story bro
You're just digging yourself a deeper hole... I'd be willing to bet that just about everyone on here does their belt job without BMW's tool and I've personally never seen a thread where someone messed something up in doing so. Having replaced the belts at least once on all the BMW's I've owned I'd have to say that you'd have to be pretty darn inept to F that up...

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Old 12-02-2012, 12:48 PM   #92
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This was the interior of my cousin's 2.7t that was confusing the sheet out of me:


So many unnecessary buttons. It's ridiculous.
More buttons = more better
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Old 12-02-2012, 01:31 PM   #93
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Old 12-02-2012, 01:45 PM   #94
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You're just digging yourself a deeper hole... I'd be willing to bet that just about everyone on here does their belt job without BMW's tool and I've personally never seen a thread where someone messed something up in doing so. Having replaced the belts at least once on all the BMW's I've owned I'd have to say that you'd have to be pretty darn inept to F that up...

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That's really interesting how I'm inept and "digging myself deeper", can you tell me anything about the waterpump bearing and also my username?
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Old 12-02-2012, 01:47 PM   #95
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I'd own this in a heartbeat
I like the look of the S5 better. The front end on the RS5 looks like it's yawning.
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Old 12-02-2012, 02:35 PM   #96
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More buttons = more better


Awful as the Audi's are, I still plan on rocking a Nogaro Blue B8 S4 as my future winter daily.
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Old 12-02-2012, 02:42 PM   #97
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Awful as the Audi's are, I still plan on rocking a Nogaro Blue B8 S4 as my future winter daily.
Beautiful car but..wait don't you live in cali? Winter? whaa??
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Old 12-02-2012, 02:46 PM   #98
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Awful as the Audi's are, I still plan on rocking a Nogaro Blue B8 S4 as my future winter daily.
Well at least when your wife's Cadillac breaks down she can shoo it away on the elevator- and take her other one.

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Old 12-02-2012, 03:06 PM   #99
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Beautiful car but..wait don't you live in cali? Winter? whaa??
I have a strong fetish for snow and all forms of inclement weather, AWD being quite nice in the rain too, something we just got over 7" of where I live.

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Well at least when your wife's Cadillac breaks down she can shoo it away on the elevator- and take her other one.
Elevator, que?¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿?????????
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I have a strong fetish for snow and all forms of inclement weather, AWD being quite nice in the rain too, something we just got over 7" of where I live.


Elevator, que?¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿?????????
I was just equating you to Romney, because you mentioned using a $50k car as a winter daily.
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