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    23-10-2020, 07:56 AM
    hooch replied to a thread The DoneDeal Thread in R-Roads
    Yes it is. It still looks fresh for the miles though, they take mileage pretty well. Sent from my MAR-LX1A using Tapatalk
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    22-10-2020, 11:50 AM
    Ah, I'm even more of an anorak than I thought then:P Previous owner did a very good job of refurbishing them to black as they look factory. I know...
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    22-10-2020, 12:06 AM
    Are you sure it was specced new with black Pretoria's? Nearly sure they weren't available until the launch of the mk7.5? Sent from my MAR-LX1A...
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    20-10-2020, 02:34 PM
    hooch replied to a thread The DoneDeal Thread in R-Roads
    52k for the R with 16kms on the clock is mad money alright, that car probably listed at 55k new. They have gone up around 8-10k in the last 5 years.
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    20-10-2020, 11:43 AM
    hooch replied to a thread Porsche Taycan Turbo in R-Roads
    If one was considering a Panamera the regular E Hybrid 4S is all one would really need though, 468 bhp combined. 3.0 turbo with 330ps and electric...
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    19-10-2020, 03:29 PM
    hooch replied to a thread 201 GT4 Value in R-Roads
    I could barely catch the reg in the video and it's definitely this car alright. Sent from my MAR-LX1A using Tapatalk
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    19-10-2020, 03:23 PM
    hooch replied to a thread 201 GT4 Value in R-Roads
    Not sure on model numbers but they have a 152 reg and a 201 reg which looks remarkably like this car, same colour wheels etc. I'd be surprised if...
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    16-10-2020, 08:51 AM
    hooch replied to a thread The DoneDeal Thread in R-Roads
    Nice machine alright. Same guy owns a 500bhp Golf R that was featured on speedhunters. We he did, he is breaking it now and returning it to stock. ...
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    16-10-2020, 08:13 AM
    I lol'd Sent from my MAR-LX1A using Tapatalk
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    14-10-2020, 01:05 PM
    It does..any car registered before 31st December is on nedc rates. So if the car is 570 currently it's going to 600. Sent from my MAR-LX1A using...
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    14-10-2020, 12:25 PM
    Isn't the 340i in the 570 bracket now? That means it's going to 600. Nothing major but it's probably a sign of things to come down the line. Sent...
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    13-10-2020, 07:16 PM
    The 750 rate is going to 790. It's in the picture above. Spare a thought for the 2,350 owners which is going to 2,400 Sent from my MAR-LX1A...
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    13-10-2020, 03:39 PM
    So a Golf R is going up 30. Not too bad considering they haven't changed these rates for a good few years. Still 110 cheaper than a CC based 2.0L. ...
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    11-10-2020, 12:26 PM
    hooch replied to a thread MK7 Golf R in Pride and Joy
    Early Sunday morning spin around Lough Derg. All within my own county's boundary in case anyone asks. It really is a gem on our doorsteps. Also...
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    10-10-2020, 07:53 PM
    hooch replied to a thread Rally Omologato in R-Roads
    Brilliantly shot and some class cars. Great work. Not a criticism and maybe it's just me but I wouldn't have bothered with the background music...
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    08-10-2020, 04:13 PM
    hooch replied to a thread Another Golf R in Pride and Joy
    I know of another early 2015 car which doesn't have this also, it had to be added as an option on the earlier cars. Stop start and pace car lights...
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    08-10-2020, 02:52 PM
    hooch replied to a thread Another Golf R in Pride and Joy
    Yes as far as I know the leather seats were all heated. I've never seen an R without ACC so i think it was pretty much standard on them all. High...
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    08-10-2020, 10:22 AM
    hooch replied to a thread Lexus IS200 market in R-Roads
    Agree 100% with this. A mate of mine paid big money for one years ago, around 16k i think. I had a standard VTi Civic at the time and it left the...
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    07-10-2020, 05:18 PM
    hooch replied to a thread Lexus IS200 market in R-Roads
    My two cousins used to rally twincams, they went through 27 of them between the two of them between road cars and ropey ones they turned into rally...
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    06-10-2020, 03:55 PM
    hooch replied to a thread Nox Charge Sheet in R-Roads
    Did you not get my email?
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    05-10-2020, 08:38 PM
    hooch replied to a thread Another Golf R in Pride and Joy
    One more thing I have the Discover Pro NAV in mine as well and it's a brilliant unit, such much better than the standard mib1. I only recently...
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    05-10-2020, 08:31 PM
    hooch replied to a thread Another Golf R in Pride and Joy
    If you compare the below with your pic above, the spokes on yours are slightly thicker and more "square" if you get me, that's why I thought they...
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    05-10-2020, 07:21 PM
    hooch replied to a thread Another Golf R in Pride and Joy
    Hard to tell from the pics but they look like the replica Pretoria's. Did you get a look at the back of the wheels, they should have stamps from...
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    05-10-2020, 03:44 PM
    Is it turbocharged? If it's an NA engine a remap won't do much for you.
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    05-10-2020, 03:40 PM
    hooch replied to a thread The DoneDeal Thread in R-Roads
    I know of a 2017 one that was bought in UK and buyer will have it transported and cleared for 31k apparently. It's a 5 door auto with 28k miles, non...
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    05-10-2020, 12:31 PM
    hooch replied to a thread The social dilemma in Motorway Services
    We watched it too and my 14 year old watched it with us, in fairness i'm probably worse for the social media side of things than he is, he mostly...
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    04-10-2020, 07:33 PM
    hooch replied to a thread Another Golf R in Pride and Joy
    Lovely car. For servicing I would recommend to go to Dalton's, they know most of the R's in the country at this stage and know them inside out. ...
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    04-10-2020, 07:27 PM
    hooch replied to a thread The DoneDeal Thread in R-Roads
    As far as I remember that's Bunk of this parishes old one. Reg looks very familiar anyway. Sent from my MAR-LX1A using Tapatalk
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    04-10-2020, 11:23 AM
    hooch replied to a thread Manuals Rule! in R-Roads
    I'm not worried about that cos it's going nowhere for a long time. Sent from my MAR-LX1A using Tapatalk
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    04-10-2020, 11:17 AM
    hooch replied to a thread Manuals Rule! in R-Roads
    I literally posted the same thing on the autostadt Facebook group a few weeks ago! Great minds and all that Sent from my MAR-LX1A using Tapatalk
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