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by Crosseyxpower
Thu Nov 01, 2018 11:15 am
Forum: Main Astra K chat
Topic: Golf gti or astra 1.6t Sri
Replies: 39
Views: 2998

Re: Golf gti or astra 1.6t Sri

If that is the case, it seems odd that the motoring press are not talking about it as an option to a gti. Especially when you get the massive discounts on price that vx are notorious for. That's because the motoring press and such like are bought by vw and other German brands like rent boys! They o...
by Crosseyxpower
Wed Oct 31, 2018 3:56 pm
Forum: Main Astra K chat
Topic: Golf gti or astra 1.6t Sri
Replies: 39
Views: 2998

Re: Golf gti or astra 1.6t Sri

Yes I agree the journalists bum vw all the time and golf's are so boring and average. They look the same year after year🙄🙄 at least with every generation of the astra there have been significant changes everytime interior and body shape. My partners Golf is a nightmare with things going wrong with i...
by Crosseyxpower
Tue Oct 30, 2018 10:34 pm
Forum: Main Astra K chat
Topic: Warranty
Replies: 31
Views: 2110

Re: Warranty

The cost of second hand parts are cheap enough on manual and auto but yes you right in saying it's a gamble which I have learned that I'd rather take, as I see it's a gamble commuting everyday and not being killed in a crash. I've never had any serious issues in owning any other car and if I did so ...
by Crosseyxpower
Tue Oct 30, 2018 7:48 pm
Forum: Main Astra K chat
Topic: Warranty
Replies: 31
Views: 2110

Re: Warranty

Sod the warranty! I've serviced the car myself and the savings over the three years will pay for any issues. I'm on 30k miles from new with no issues to report thus far.
by Crosseyxpower
Tue Oct 23, 2018 5:23 pm
Forum: Main Astra K chat
Topic: Start/stop
Replies: 1
Views: 617

Start/stop

My car hasn't been playing ball with Start/stop working lately as per mentioned on the forum plenty of times. My car had been on a hour drive and I was sat in a drive through waiting ages with the start/stop not working again. I went through the car menu and seen that in the top consumers was the fr...
by Crosseyxpower
Fri Oct 12, 2018 5:58 pm
Forum: How To
Topic: How to install an universal air filter.
Replies: 12
Views: 1127

Re: How to install an universal air filter.

The video is my 1.0l turbo and to get the sound you have to buy a k&n filter and also I removed the bottom half of the filter housing by cutting out a large section to increase the noise.
by Crosseyxpower
Fri Oct 12, 2018 4:47 pm
Forum: How To
Topic: How to install an universal air filter.
Replies: 12
Views: 1127

Re: How to install an universal air filter.

No BOV! The sound comes from the air filter as the pressure is released back into the air intake system unlike older cars.
by Crosseyxpower
Sun Sep 30, 2018 9:51 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: South Wales Astra
Replies: 23
Views: 4046

Re: South Wales Astra

Black strip added on the rear boot.
by Crosseyxpower
Sun Sep 30, 2018 9:49 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: South Wales Astra
Replies: 23
Views: 4046

Re: South Wales Astra

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Stying-100-Car-Lip-Skirt-Protector-Front-Bumper-Spoiler-Side-Splitter-Rubber-RB/183451169315?hash=item2ab68ab223:g:fYsAAOSwAqFbqKuQ The original bottom lip just unclips, but it does need a good pull to get it off. When using the new lip spoiler make sure to use ipa or Azo ...

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