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    North east Audi owners club

    Went to my first meet today :relaxed: - nice people nice Audis :relaxed: anyone in the north east looking for advice and fellow Audi pals should join :relaxed:
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    I've been to the £1 shop again!!!

    I know - I'm really worried about all the stone chips on the bonnet and there are minor scratches (not my doing) and I need to get him seen to by a professional so I can then keep on top of the maintenance ...just waiting until I get a decent job and income ...has to happen soon ...
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    I've been to the £1 shop again!!!

    :flushed: Bit concerned about the rubber gloves, kneeling pad , detailing stool and the das pro 6 polisher?!! :tearsofjoy: I think my neighbours would be concerned if I had a Sunday on the drive with all that gear :tearsofjoy:lol!!
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    I've been to the £1 shop again!!!

    Hahaha!!! You have actually !! Wondering where I'm going to find a) the time b) the money c) the energy !!! The panic is setting in about whorls and scratches and I'm running out wiping bird poo off every 30 mins!!! How do people keep sane and keep a tiptop Audi haha!!!
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    Member List - Where in the North East?

    Thanks ! Just joined the Facebook group - really friendly - other girls on there too:relaxed:
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    Member List - Where in the North East?

    From Sunderland - live in Darlo - first time Audi owner - need as much advice as poss:relaxed: - still finding my way around the forum :relaxed:
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    I've been to the £1 shop again!!!

    Thanks for that - didn't know there was a local meets or detailing section lol! Still learning !
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    I've been to the £1 shop again!!!

    Thanks ....I'm still finding my feet ...just be happy to know the basics right now! Shame there aren't any Audi info courses or a local Audi owners group lol - I'm boring the life out of my work colleagues haha!
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    I've been to the £1 shop again!!!

    Good lord! There's things I've never heard of before poorboys black hole?! What o earth is that??!!lol! I've used the AG polish last week but every other week demon shine. As for the cloth in the microwave - I don't get time on a morning for a coffee in the microwave let alone warm bird poo...
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    I've been to the £1 shop again!!!

    Maybe I'm getting confused - i seem to do that a lot lol! When I say polish I mean wash then use demon shine /auto glym ??...is that ok? It's just that I have to park him on my drive which sees much bird action and the poop needs removing daily and I work on site where there's loads of dust and...
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    I've been to the £1 shop again!!!

    Ive been advised by a colleague to use a tiny bit of copper slip around the threads - I'll also check them every time I wash and polish him - every Sunday - and I have the plastic ones in reserve lol - oh and I got some back to black in the £1 shop at the metro centre !! Yay!! Happy !!
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    I've been to the £1 shop again!!!

    Haha! Never thought of that ! Colleague told me peanut butter but the experience I had with that the other week was not pleasant :anguished:..had more on the upholstery, mats and in my hair than on the trim ! Gets everywhere :rage:. ...no I used that liquid shoe polish stuff...it was black ...ok...
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    I've been to the £1 shop again!!!

    I used that after the chamois ...have I committed an awful Audi faux pas :fearscream:??...I'm still learning ...bet you wouldn't approve of what I used on the plastic/rubber widow trims seeing as I can't get my hands on back to black :fearscream::grimacing:....improvise adapt and overcome ....or...
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    I've been to the £1 shop again!!!

    Only used it to dry him off - before waxing :anguished:...and it's good on the Windows :grimacing: have I done somethimg awful?! :fearscream:
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    I've been to the £1 shop again!!!

    cant beat the £1 shops for auto bits - got some turtle wax wash and wax shampoo, really good quality chamois leathers, MF mitt, tyre shine (as good as expensive gear) interior handy wipes, and these really snazzy stainless steel valve caps - mine has the black plastic ones but replaced with...
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