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Old 28th November 2008, 11:20   #1711
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one person from Ernakulam got a change of the vehicle from audi. (mr, OG s) bought a audi Q7 and he was having lot of issues with the gear , he complainted and the company took back the car for an inspection and gave him a temporary car , at last it endded up with replacing his old Q7 with a brand new Q7
That is a real good news for OG. Is the company gave him the black colour car with same spec. If so the wheels are really boring on it.

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scrap sera , the person there told me they also have a couple of mercs (total loss vehicles)
Oh my God, its really a sad sight.
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Old 29th November 2008, 21:47   #1712
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What happened to my fellow members, the posting pase has come down!

Y'day Kalyan Saree's showroom inaugurated here in Calicut. All the brothers & family members were present, so as thier autos. Kalyan Jwellers' GL420 CDI, VW Tourage V10 TDI & Toyota Landcruiser. Kalyan Silks' new S320 CDI, they sold the maroon Q7 & bought this S. And many more indian premium cars & suvs. Here are the photo I took from the hotel they stayed.
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Hi Hanmust,

Love the GL man, although ppl's opinion is divided, the car has a basic appeal... i think VW & MB should go for a different stock alloy design to enhance the street presence of these cars... any pics of the GL's interiors?
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Love the GL man, although ppl's opinion is divided, the car has a basic appeal... i think VW & MB should go for a different stock alloy design to enhance the street presence of these cars... any pics of the GL's interiors?
I too agree, I too love GL. THe alloy on it better looking in flesh. There are some more other better designs available. You can find more photos & test report here : http://www.team-bhp.com/forum/test-d...di-tested.html (Mercedes Benz GL420 CDI Tested)
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@ foby sebastian - do you have any more information about Scrap SERA..i mean is it available at scrap price , I tried calling the numbers available on sigh board , but no luck.. , luv to build it again , wld like advice from sr BHPians about this idea..
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Hanmust great pictures. The Touareg looks small compared to the GL, never realised that. I sat in my friends car here and the ride and comfort is no different than the ML. the only advantage is it is a 7 seater and has more electronics.

@ Arjunkr the sera is a good car to build and fairly easy with the parts being available abroad for it. I think you should go for it if it is available at a cheap price.
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great hannie, all the hottie hail from the same family , it good to see all in one place.
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OT : - If you guys are talking about the BMW dealers in Kerala heard that they are in Dire Straits
Why is that? Isn't anyone in Kerala interested in Beemers?
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great hannie, all the hottie hail from the same family , it good to see all in one place.
Ya same family but mainly two brothers use those imported machines. GL, Tourage & TLC is owned by Kalyan Jweller, were as S is by Kalyan SIlks. All others use less expensive ones.
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single seater imported vehicle {ATV} thats registered in kerala too , seen it toay in a motor show , some time before here at thrissur , it belongs to Mr. jose as the print out indicates.
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single seater imported vehicle {ATV} thats registered in kerala too , seen it toay in a motor show , some time before here at thrissur , it belongs to Mr. jose as the print out indicates.
Hope it the Thrissur Motor Show. As required my a young friend I had a plan to display my G for the show, unfortunetly I didn't get a relaible driver to take the G there. I was a bit held up with work here.
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Hope it the Thrissur Motor Show. As required my a young friend I had a plan to display my G for the show, unfortunetly I didn't get a relaible driver to take the G there. I was a bit held up with work here.
Hannie not to worry , some days later there is an other more show is going to be conducted , you can showcase your beloved "G" over there.
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Yesterday i saw a Toyota Supra with Calicut registration near Haripad. I was coming from Coimbatore , i was at it's tail till Kayamkulam were i stopped to take a tea break . Since i was driving , i couldn't take any pics.
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Hannie not to worry , some days later there is an other more show is going to be conducted , you can showcase your beloved "G" over there.
No, I don't think that I'll be exibiting it for that. Moreover I want to do some job on it before I exibit anymore. I agreed for the earlier show only because of a hard request from a young friend.

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Yesterday i saw a Toyota Supra with Calicut registration near Haripad. I was coming from Coimbatore , i was at it's tail till Kayamkulam were i stopped to take a tea break . Since i was driving , i couldn't take any pics.
This is the same Supra which was spotted earlier at Airways Hotel.
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@cyrus43, i guess you might have noticed. such observations seem to be missed by some members contributing to this thread. It has also become a sort of 'orkut' like scrap book where-in one is able to view and make personal comments regarding ones achievements, capabilities and general advice.

Btw Mr. Sam Kapasi sir, would you be able to spare a lesson or two regarding posting in proper english on this thread sometime? thank you.

also, very sorry i dint place my contribution yet. I was at the hotel Casino at Willington island in Kochi today. Noticed a few imported bicycles were chained to a pole in the car park. it had disk brakes and all. brought down for a daily drive use by the Volvo Ocean Race participants. Sorry i couldnt get any pictures. Maybe next time.
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