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Re: 36 hours with our A4 (we got it!) (semi-LONG)
On Jan 19, 9:25pm, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> Subject: 36 hours with our A4 (we got it!) (semi-LONG)
> 36 hours (and 610 miles) with our new A4...
> Last Friday we were finally able to fly out to Chicago to pick up
> our car.
> The auto up-down windows are great!
Yeah. They're a bit of a pain if you only want the window to
move a little bit, though. Takes practice! The trick is to
tap the button quickly, then tap it again. [just an aside...]
> The digital climate control is great,
Please, don't encourage them. :-)
> What they hell are they doing packaging an in-dash tape deck
> in a $660 upgrade stereo in this day and age? Good CD decks can
> be had for $300.
So can good CD changers! I think most people would rather have
the flexibility offered by a CD changer / cassette head unit
combination. CDs are not a great media to be fumbling with
behind the wheel, and there's a lot of source material that isn't
available in CD (home recordings, books-on-tape, etc.) I prefer
> We all know the cup-holders are nearly useless. I ended up
> spilling Snapple while trying to see if it would fit or not...
Yep. But, try one of those Nissan stainless-steel-vacuum thermoses.
The 12-oz tapered tumber. It fits perfectly, the rubberized bottom
keeps it from coming out of the holder, and it has a flip-top so
that if it *does* come loose (like in a panic-brake), you're not
gonna get Ovaltine all over your interior. It's like the A4
holders were designed specifically for this travel cup!