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Old 07-23-2017, 11:04 PM   #261
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Old 07-24-2017, 10:32 AM   #262
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I'm trying to get my mom to trade cars with me. She is the one who insists on keeping the 5. So she gives me her Mercedes (which isn't worth much more than the 5) and I go ahead and sell/trade it. Then I get my S4.

But I'm not making much progress. I need a new car but I don't see getting rid of the 5. Or the M3. And the Audi is still really solid. We might end up with 5 cars.
Sounds like a good plan, whether or not your mom buys in, so to speak. But, yeah, if the 5 has such sentimental value to her, she should be driving it!

You are on your way to becoming a VAG-only household, it seems.

Never sell the M3, BTW. With all its faults, still no new car compares.
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Old 07-24-2017, 10:35 AM   #263
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Old 07-24-2017, 12:49 PM   #264
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Old 07-24-2017, 01:11 PM   #265
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Old 07-24-2017, 02:02 PM   #266
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sorry, I am confused.

Why are you not driving the new GTI and have your daughter driver the 5 series? Why did you get rid of the R again(I think you did)?
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Old 07-24-2017, 02:13 PM   #267
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sorry, I am confused.

Why are you not driving the new GTI and have your daughter driver the 5 series? Why did you get rid of the R again(I think you did)?
I was wondering the same.

5 series --> Daughter
R --> TD
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Old 07-24-2017, 02:44 PM   #268
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2016 Golf R test drive--no dice

I did explain up thread a bit. But I'll explain again when I finally post up a new thread.
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Old 07-24-2017, 03:22 PM   #269
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I mean, don't get me wrong. I think a VW Golf is much more appropriate for a kid than an adult, but the prevailing wisdom here seems to suggest adults are allowed to drive them too.
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Old 07-24-2017, 03:41 PM   #270
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I mean, don't get me wrong. I think a VW Golf is much more appropriate for a kid than an adult, but the prevailing wisdom here seems to suggest adults are allowed to drive them too.


It's a really nice car. And it's quite fun to drive.
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