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Old 05-06-2004, 15:50   #1 (permalink)
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The beast turns 1

Today May 7 at 4:30 pm the beast will be 1 year old.

52,647 km of absolute driving pleasure. Best vehicle I have ever owned.

List of faults and problems:
1) sunglass holder got stuck once.
2) ...........

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Old 05-06-2004, 16:01   #2 (permalink)
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Congrats Flappist one thing we can rely on is that you're always out there... somewhere, exploring the frontiers.

Will there be cake?
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congrats flappist, hope you have many more trouble free Ks. i hear that problem #2 is very common with BAs.
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Old 05-06-2004, 16:45   #4 (permalink)
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Congrats Flappist, good to see the GT-P handling a fair few k's.. Hope there is many more trouble free k's
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Old 05-06-2004, 20:57   #5 (permalink)
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thats a lot of k's for a year
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Congratulations Tony,really pleased that everything has been good to you with the performance of the GTP,its good to hear and read positive reports about these awesome beast.
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Old 05-06-2004, 22:15   #7 (permalink)
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thats a lot of k's for a year
Well what is the point of having a car if you dont drive it?

I tend to drive a lot, my AU2 Ghia had 98k when I got the beast but the record was my EA2 Ghia manual that had 270k when I sold it in '96, it still went ok but the aircon was buggered and as it had those F'n'C gas thingies in it I decided not to spend 1.8k doing it up and traded it on an EL. Got 7k for it too

If anyone has actual info on when the BA2 is being released I would be real interested as I want to flog this one before it clocks over 100k.
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Old 05-06-2004, 22:22   #8 (permalink)
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Registered mine on the 7th May.
2 engines later and still waiting for another.
Otherwise great car,absolute driving pleasure.
Mine has 17000klm and with the original tyres.Pretty happy with that.
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Good to see you are enjoying the car and having very little trouble with it!
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1 year old and still going strong! good to hear it!!! congrats.
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