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Old 04-30-2003, 15:28   #1 (permalink)
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Initial Impressions

Well I picked up my new XR6 last night, and I'm very impressed so far.

Going from a little Daihatsu Charade to this was quite a shock though, and will take quite a while to get used to the extra size and power.

I can say I'm glad to be a member of the club :)
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I picked up my Phantom Turbo 4 weeks ago and my face hurts from the big grin I can't wipe off!!....

Can't get enough of this!!!
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Well I couldn't afford the turbo, but I'm perfectly happy with the one I've got at the moment, had to keep ogling at it in the driveway :)
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well done plee!

aint the car a joy to drive?
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Yeah, it's a dream :) Well it will be more of a dream once I've got the hang of the clutch

Off to Eastern Creek on Sunday, so looking forward to the drive up there.
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Well done Plee, Lucky Bugger!!!

I'm still waiting to find out when I'll be getting mine (only been on order since Feb).

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That a turbo or an N/A you've got on order?

I was lucky enough to find an XR6 in stock, so took just 4 days to get the options put in, and away I went!
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Plee, dont hold your breath about getting the hang of the clutch!
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How long have you had yours then? I was slowly starting to get the hang of it by the end of last night.

Taking it out again when I get home from work tonight, hopefully be able to get it sorted.
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I ordered my NA manual XR6 on about 20th Feb and got my SIDO number a few days ago, can anyone tell me anything???

SIDO 398076

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