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Old 28th March 2009, 19:44   #1141
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Date of Purchase - 20-Nov-2008
KMs Driven - 5.6K till now.
Milage - City - Between 11 to 11.5, Highway - 13

Recent Photos at Gaganbawada Ghat (on the way to Ganapati pule)

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Old 28th March 2009, 19:54   #1142
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Dont know if its appropriate thread to post
but came across this video today
this video was enough for me to take the plunge and buy one-it may happen sooner or later


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Old 28th March 2009, 21:02   #1143
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Dont know if its appropriate thread to post
but came across this video today
this video was enough for me to take the plunge and buy one-it may happen sooner or later
What... the Qualis or the Safari or the pistaul...

@KVS>>> superb pics.
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Old 28th March 2009, 23:09   #1144
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Dont know if its appropriate thread to post
but came across this video today
this video was enough for me to take the plunge and buy one-it may happen sooner or later
That one was a 2 ltr TCIC, the safari that started it all.

Best of luck for your new buy.

Waiting for your Safari pics
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Old 29th March 2009, 01:48   #1145
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Old 29th March 2009, 10:32   #1146
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Great to see the white elephant lumbering up that steep slope, but there seems to be a cloud of brown gas being emitted out the rear end! Hope it's not toxic, LOL!

So you had a blast at your first OTR!?
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Old 30th March 2009, 13:05   #1147
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The last of the lot from the archives - Monday mornings are concerningly becoming workless.
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Old 30th March 2009, 13:13   #1148
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Sigh! ADC... what to say!

Thanks.
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Old 30th March 2009, 13:40   #1149
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Whoa!

My lust for the Safari only increases everytime I see this!
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@adc You just have to stop doing this. I just do not have cash right now - the recession is here and the job market's shaky. And you just go on and on inducing drool ..... not fair!
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Old 30th March 2009, 14:11   #1151
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The guy posts this:

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Well, the buying decision is put off for now - the bad economy and financial prudence have taken their toll. But the thread is starting to serve its purpose - buyers are free to decide whether they're ok with niggles, and there seem to be not too many major/show stopper issues. One can argue both ways, but one must decide for one's own self, and a good data point is very useful for that.

And post of ADC 'temptations', this happens:

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@adc You just have to stop doing this. I just do not have cash right now - the recession is here and the job market's shaky. And you just go on and on inducing drool ..... not fair!
Sameer! Life just isn't fair, is it!
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Sameer! Life just isn't fair, is it!
Oh well.
But one thing's for sure, the next change is a Safari for sure. The wife, and even the kids, are totally for it. Who knows, may even be a 4x4

@adc, your trip is surely the stuff of dreams. And may I say thats one colour in which the Safari actually looks prettier dirty than clean!
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The last of the lot from the archives - Monday mornings are concerningly becoming workless.
adc, Your right side fog light is loosened. I hope you have voluntarily fitted it on your LX.
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Old 30th March 2009, 15:20   #1154
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Sigh! ADC... what to say!

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And you just go on and on inducing drool ..... not fair!
Drooling is what at least one can still do now quite a lot in the recession times - went for some mental peace after a workless Monday morning.

PS: Sialorrhea - Drooling in a resting [≈ recession] phase!!


Zenx, surely good luck on this fruitful waiting so that it materializes to a 2.2 4wd. How much better can it be?

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adc, Your right side fog light is loosened. I hope you have voluntarily fitted it on your LX.
Definitely it was an aftermarket fitment and was not fixed so tightly, the first picture out here does not have the fog lights. It disloged itself on rough Lahaul paths/roads - have fixed them now securely

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Old 1st April 2009, 18:41   #1155
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A visual comparison of the Tata Safari with the Porsche Cayenne S:

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