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I finally received my T5M earlier this week (purchased through overseas delivery program). I absolutely love the car (Silver, graphite leather, sunrooof, touring, 17" Tethys, mudguards, extra 200watt amp..). I think I made the right decision in not getting the sports suspension--the car has a firm but very smooth and comfortable feel. My favorite passenger (wife) wouldn't be too keen on feeling every minor bump. <P>The first thing I did was have the car tinted--which looks awesome! I will also get the CD changer, since I have a $500 coupon to help offset the ridiculous price.<P>My car seems to be very well put together (no rattles, shakes, windnoise...). However, so far it doesn't seem as fast off the line as I expected. I am being gentle during the initial break-in, but I expected the car to have more low end "grunt". Maybe I'll feel differently once I have a few more miles on the odometer...<P>No regrets, whatsoever!
 

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Congratulations! My T5 is like yours: problem free. <IMG SRC="http://www.swedespeed.com/ubb/smile.gif"> I have 2300 miles on the odometer and it is an absolute blast to drive.<P>This is my first turbocharged car and I find that it makes driving more interesting. You have to ensure that you're above 2500RPM if you want the best power. Choosing your gear requires more thought, but that's part of the fun of a manual transmission for me. I also got the standard T5 suspension, but with the 16" wheels since I lean much more towards comfort than all-out handling.<P>Be careful driving on highways, too. The car is incredibly quiet at high speeds and I've found myself doing 90MPH at the end of an on-ramp without realizing it. Best of luck...<P>-Rob
 
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