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by plastic orange
Wed Feb 24, 2021 12:40 pm
Forum: Main Seat Ateca chat
Topic: Haldex and DSG oil change
Replies: 8
Views: 1323

Re: Haldex and DSG oil change

When I bought ours in September - (2017 xcellence 190 tdi) i asked salesman if it was fully serviced at point of sale and he said it was. That was essentially true, but turns out it's due in 21 days, so I've had 6 months out of it. He said all information is held online these days, so I'd no reason ...
by plastic orange
Fri Feb 12, 2021 11:53 am
Forum: Off-Topic Chat
Topic: Your previous cars?
Replies: 55
Views: 41316

Re: Your previous cars?

Not a complete list, but all I can remember - since 1971 Austin A40 Devon - 3 of them Ford Consul mark 2 Morris Minor (still have) since 1972 Riley 4/72 VW Beetle - small window Austin Westminster Rover 95 Rover 80 Mark 2 Ford Zodiac Ford Cortina 1600E Ford Anglia 105E - 3 Morris Minor - about 20+ o...
by plastic orange
Tue Dec 15, 2020 10:46 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: New Ateca FR Sport Owner
Replies: 7
Views: 2751

Re: New Ateca FR Sport Owner

I purchased genuine SEAT mudflaps from ebay - plenty vendors. They were an easy fit. Regarding mpg, we bought a 190 Xcellence 3 months ago and it averages 40mpg. I would tend to agree with comment about aerodynamics, as I noticed a bigger drop in mpg going into a headwind than i expected, so higher ...
by plastic orange
Tue Oct 06, 2020 4:13 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hi
Replies: 0
Views: 2757


Hi, We've just bought a 3 year old Ateca Xcellence 190 diesel to replace my wife's Lexus RX 300. Reason for change was that we were constantly fuelling it, and it was getting very rusty underneath, so time to go after 5 years. I'm not new to the SEAT brand, having owned from new in 2002 a Seat Leon ...