paulh1977 » user profile

Member Since 02/11/2012
Last Seen 11/05/2021
Location sydney

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i would like to say well done for grinding and saving to be able to put yourself in this position, where you have enough in savings to...
10/05/2021 - 11:58
It was shadow Grey or Polar White for me as all the other colours i think are just to plain even the baby blue. I think the DCT is probably...
10/05/2021 - 09:17
Going to pull the trigger today and lock in a car finally!!!! I have been able to finally source a car that hits all marks i30 N...
07/05/2021 - 09:30
5 Yr old BMW, need to be printing money to keep it in good check especially if its a BMW. Wife has one and even a basic service would cause...
05/05/2021 - 14:05
i would probably put a min of 50% (Could pay outright but nice to keep money in the bank if i can do finance) cash on the table and then...
04/05/2021 - 11:20
@dengziyi thats a great and honest opinion of the car that i have seen time and time again from people all over the net. Grin factor and...
03/05/2021 - 14:06
Nope, not in politics. i am originally from northern Ireland so the less about politics the better lol. I was also retrenched during covid,...
03/05/2021 - 14:02
I was thinking the same thing around getting a 2020 new model from a dealer as they would be looking to clear stock, reality is no one in...
03/05/2021 - 14:00
UPDATE EVERYONE Finally got a drive in a 2018 i30 N performance on Friday afternoon, and i was impressed with how it drove. Was able to...
03/05/2021 - 11:00
Plan to keep the car 5-6 yr min, so resell isnt a massive thing for me. I look after my cars like babies and they want for nothing parts...
29/04/2021 - 13:31
Ohhh yeah i did see a clip of these online the other day. Look good but wont be here to the end of this yr, and yes manual is the only way...
29/04/2021 - 10:38
2021 Hyundai i30 N Engine 2.0 turbo four Power 206kW Torque 392Nm 0-100km/h claim 5.9 sec Transmission/s 6MT/8- Drive FWD Front diff LSD...
29/04/2021 - 10:34
Quick update on the journey. I have found a dealer with a 2020 used i30 N in stock, the only only in metro sydney and is very happy for me...
29/04/2021 - 09:31
Manual or DCT i dont really mind. Manual is more fun it has the grin factor sending it to the limiter lots hahahaha, i am still a teenager...
28/04/2021 - 12:04
Cant do another small car, i have fabia monte carlo at the min and not big enough to fit a child seat in the back and to sit in the front...
28/04/2021 - 12:02
Monk - did you select any other these as your next car?
28/04/2021 - 11:52
Camry, sorry no go there.
28/04/2021 - 11:39
Couldnt pick a worse colour than red, than fades to pink in a few yrs of the aussie sunshine hehehe. Would spend half the yr maintaining...
28/04/2021 - 11:38
i have called close to 10 dealers in the sydney metro area and no one has the current model in a demo to test drive, so i dont know what to...
28/04/2021 - 11:32
@MS Paint (Child of the 80's/90's with that handle) Second hand euro sports, i would only go for something like a ex demo golf r or RS4...
28/04/2021 - 11:29
you are completely correct, its all about running the engine and exhaust up to high temps that will allow the DPF to work effectively. If...
28/04/2021 - 11:14
Yeah i would prefer new, it will be my first ever new car and i am in my 40's. Always purchase ex demo or cars 12-18 months old in the...
28/04/2021 - 11:08
like your thinking ozwog, but want to try and keep the warranty on the car, so tuning is probably out of the picture for a min of 3 yrs.
28/04/2021 - 11:07
I have done this with my Skoda but using a REVO tune and not bluefin, done in castle hill by a specialist centre. 40 mins and bang all done...
28/04/2021 - 10:58
I am in the a bind here and keen to get some input, time to change my small car (Skoda Fabia Monte Carlo) to something bigger and faster....
28/04/2021 - 10:53
agree with going full rack. Safety bars i think i critical if lifting any kind of weight. Also i would think about fixing to the floor if...
28/04/2021 - 10:35
You may have to purchase additional units. we had the same issue with our own home as its a double brick and solid brick walls internally....
26/04/2021 - 16:31
SCA selling Airfryers - WTF??
26/04/2021 - 13:21
this is why banks have insurance and they would cover any losses if the bank are at fault. They also dont need bad press like they lost...
04/03/2021 - 10:17
we have this machine (Breville Nespresso Creatista Plus Coffee Machine). I was very dubious about the whole Nespresso thing but i am now a...
01/03/2021 - 09:19