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by drhandley
Mon Feb 18, 2019 11:15 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: First Seat
Replies: 2
Views: 175

Re: First Seat

Welcome You’ll love it. The digital cockpit is brilliant and touch wood had no problems with my 1.5 engine. Having said that I have changed the way I drive I had a diesel before so I give it more throttle in first and second to overcome the lack of power in the lower gears I suspect if I didn’t do t...
by drhandley
Mon Feb 18, 2019 2:48 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Lead time
Replies: 7
Views: 364

Re: Lead time

Ordered mine middle of May told end of August actually collected end of October main reasons were WTLP testing and introduction of year 19 models. From posts I have read they suggest delivery promises are more reliable now
by drhandley
Sat Feb 16, 2019 5:14 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: new to seat
Replies: 7
Views: 601

Re: new to seat

Look forward to the update I really hope they get your camera working as I am sure you will enjoy the Ateca they are brilliant. Stockport is about 1 hour for me also so if they fit it successfully might be worth me getting SEAT UK to get mine fitted there.
by drhandley
Sat Feb 16, 2019 12:55 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: new to seat
Replies: 7
Views: 601

Re: new to seat

Welcome. Unfortunately cannot answer any of your points but wanted to advise you reference the fitting of reversing Camera. I have been waiting since last October to have mine fitted and still no Camera. Initially they were on back order but once they arrived my dealer spent 3 days fitting and tryin...
by drhandley
Fri Feb 15, 2019 5:52 pm
Forum: Main Seat Ateca chat
Topic: Deciding between diesel and petrol
Replies: 16
Views: 1192

Re: Deciding between diesel and petrol

Good choice I have the petrol it’s so quiet and getting decent mpg Iordered the FR just before the MY19 introduction so ended up with the best of both worlds as was able to add digital cockpit as an option and stick with the 18” wheels. I ordered the leather seats they came with electric drivers sea...
by drhandley
Tue Feb 12, 2019 8:23 pm
Forum: Main Seat Ateca chat
Topic: Seat VS Skoda Engines
Replies: 5
Views: 615

Re: Seat VS Skoda Engines

They are the same engine the difference is the Gearbox ratio settings with the Ateca set to be quicker in the lower gears
by drhandley
Tue Feb 12, 2019 7:30 pm
Forum: Main Seat Ateca chat
Topic: Seat VS Skoda Engines
Replies: 5
Views: 615

Re: Seat VS Skoda Engines

Both SEAT and Skoda are part of the VW Group and all use Volkswagen Engines
by drhandley
Fri Feb 08, 2019 7:08 pm
Forum: Main Seat Ateca chat
Topic: Anyone had a missing rear view camera fitted by the dealer yet?
Replies: 18
Views: 1729

Re: Anyone had a missing rear view camera fitted by the dealer yet?

Thanks for the update GrahamE I am also one of the 30% with failed installation I have also received a hamper. I don’t want to return the car as with the current limit on build options I would not be able to get my current configuration so wait patiently for my camera to be fitted. Having spoken to ...
by drhandley
Wed Feb 06, 2019 11:59 am
Forum: Main Seat Ateca chat
Topic: Anyone had a missing rear view camera fitted by the dealer yet?
Replies: 18
Views: 1729

Re: Anyone had a missing rear view camera fitted by the dealer yet?

Warthog Could you let me know who your dealer was could be useful in getting my issue resolved. I received my vehicle the same time as you so probably built the same time so build Year is obviously yet another exscuse The fact yours has been fitted gives me some hope that I will eventually get mine
by drhandley
Sun Feb 03, 2019 3:27 pm
Forum: Main Seat Ateca chat
Topic: Anyone had a missing rear view camera fitted by the dealer yet?
Replies: 18
Views: 1729

Re: Anyone had a missing rear view camera fitted by the dealer yet?

Update SEAT UK have contacted me advising it could be sometime before they have a fix could be months. The reason given is differences between Year 18 &19 models. They are sending me a hamper for the inconvenience too date and will contact me next Friday. I have made it perfectly clear that I expect...

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