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Old 22 September 2015, 12:29   #1
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Fantastic offers around on VW cars

Great offers around on VW Diesel cars, great emissions and great miles per gallon........if you only intend driving on a rolling road test bed in a vehicle emissions testing facility ...LOL

If I had a VW diesel car it would be for sale right now, its funny how if you defraud someone you end up in jail but if your a large company you just say sorry and thats suppossed to be OK LOL
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I wonder how its going to affect car tax and co car tax etc moving forward... if the emmissions are lower in the USA the EU. surely questions were due to be asked.
And who else has been up to tricks?
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why get rid of it? They get good mileage and work just the same as they did last week. They don't drive any different today than they did last week. Most people I know have been very happy with them. the only people the defrauded were the government. The fix might screw them all up but that's yet to be determined. Also I am sure the resale values had gone in the toilet so dumping a perfectly good machine at a huge loss because of something they did to somebody else seems odd. I have no love for the EPA and California air quality board, most of what they do seems to lack any scientific basis.

as I don't own a VW but my biggest gripe is they they probably just killed diesel in the USA. It was already just a niche fuel, other than for our (my) giant pickup trucks, but this is probably the last straw for consumer vehicles. Now we just have the ridiculous hybrid crap.

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...its funny how if you defraud someone you end up in jail but if your a large company you just say sorry and thats suppossed to be OK LOL
Not sure how OK a $18billion fine in the US alone is and a collapse in VW share values.
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why get rid of it? They get good mileage and work just the same as they did last week.
Absolutely! If mugs want out of VWs, it's a good time to buy.

Let's wait a see which other manufacturers have been at it. There may be a heap of cars going cheap.
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Another BP, but this time the Germans will be paying - until they squeak.
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I have a VW transporter T32 4motion 180ps Auto. It does between 35-42mpg depending on urban or motorway. It's permanently loaded up to within 200kg of its MGW, I'd buy another tomorrow. Hopefully they might be cheaper
Apparently it's only one of the VW engines that's involved, don't know which one yet, but it'll all come out. I'd bet there are some twitchy CEOs of car manufacturers across the world at the mo. I'm willing to bet VW aren't alone. It'd be sooooo sweet if Ford & GM were next to be caught out.
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I have a VW transporter T32 4motion 180ps Auto. It does between 35-42mpg depending on urban or motorway. It's permanently loaded up to within 200kg of its MGW, I'd buy another tomorrow. Hopefully they might be cheaper
Apparently it's only one of the VW engines that's involved, don't know which one yet, but it'll all come out. I'd bet there are some twitchy CEOs of car manufacturers across the world at the mo. I'm willing to bet VW aren't alone. It'd be sooooo sweet if Ford & GM were next to be caught out.

Better get your order in now Dave before the price goes up when they pay the fines
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I have a VW transporter T32 4motion 180ps Auto. It does between 35-42mpg depending on urban or motorway. It's permanently loaded up to within 200kg of its MGW, I'd buy another tomorrow. Hopefully they might be cheaper
Apparently it's only one of the VW engines that's involved, don't know which one yet, but it'll all come out. I'd bet there are some twitchy CEOs of car manufacturers across the world at the mo. I'm willing to bet VW aren't alone. It'd be sooooo sweet if Ford & GM were next to be caught out.
200kg!!!?????.....
..missing a zero there Dave surly!!
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Another BP, but this time the Germans will be paying - until they squeak.
My thoughts exactly!....I wonder when the U.S. Will start testing thier own "world class" Ve-Hic-als quite so .."Exhaustively!!??..(
or thier Oil industry for that matter!)
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