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Goodbye My Jetta Jameson

Obviously I moved to replace her a couple of months ago already, buying my awesome little 1.4 midnight grey Hyundai Getz (aptly nicknamed Gina G.), but in the four months since I haven’t quite gotten around to advertising my beloved Jetta Jameson yet – until now that is.

For Sale: 1997 White Volkswagen Jetta Sedan – R17,500

For Sale: A white, 1997 Volkswagen Jetta Mark 3 – R17,500 (neg.). Although she already has a good 241 250 km under her belt, this girl is still in good working condition with a sound, reliable engine, decent fuel economy, and available at an unbeatable price!

Charging a Flat Car Battery

However, one fatal flaw which has already struck us during her extended stay in the carport here is that the dear still happily slurps a lot of battery power thanks to her handy alarm and mobiliser, not to mention the rest of all her rather ancient electronics.

Photo Gallery: Purchase of the Getz (2010-03-31)

My first every brand new car was a 1.4 Hyundai Getz, bought at Helderberg Hyundai in Somerset West.

Jetta Jameson Clutches Me Once Again [Part 3]

At last the grand finale. I am now finally mobile again, after having sat without my beloved Jetta Jameson for quite some time now (haven’t been to the office or even karate practice in the meantime), though I just wish my wallet wasn’t sobbing quite so loudly at her return.

Jetta Jameson Clutches Me Once Again [Part 2]

Having dropped Chantelle off at work and taken the Getz through to work in order to make the interview we were conducting today, I was rather relieved to find the lifeless Jetta Jameson still standing untouched in the Steenberg Virgin Active parking lot on Tuesday morning.

And We’re Back in the Office

Well, old Jetta Jameson has now proved that she really doesn’t like the rain, because eventually after completely drying off, she was once again up and at them, ready to hit the road – at a fairly noisy and bumpy… Continue Reading →

Jetta Jameson Dies Again

Ag no man. I was so positive for a good start to this week (as indicated by the earlier post that was typed up on Sunday evening I might add). I’ve gotten enough rest, enough relaxation and am raring to… Continue Reading →

Crappit.

Crappit. Still haven’t got my car back from the mechanics… apparently the manifold took some time in coming back from the subcontractors who were welding and skimming it. So missed out on karate practice last night and am once again… Continue Reading →

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