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I always hand wash my car. When weather permits, I get the pressure washer under the body and into the wheel wells, carefully of course. I rinse and repeat a couple of times.
 
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New QV Owner Myth Busting [The Brakes]

In all my research on QV ownership, one of the consistent "issues" flagged by reviewers were the brakes. The main issue appeared to be the "brake-by-wire" system which raised doubts about how well the car would stop and whether it's even reliable.

This system appeared to be the reason why reviewers kept stating issues with bringing the car to a dead stop when at crawling speeds. I can remember one reviewer (or possible owner) stating that the brakes were so hard to modulate they needed to re-calibrate themselves to stopping the car based on what footwear they were wearing that particular day!

Nonsense! I've had zero issues with stopping the car whether at speed or crawling in traffic. Honestly, either the original owner of my car had something done or the issue is simply being overblown. I'm a new owner of a QV and have been babying it in and out of car parks, driveways, junctions, Give Ways etc and not had any issues with brakes whatsoever.

Hopefully this helps anyone looking into possibly owning a QV at some point.
 

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New QV Owner Myth Busting [The Brakes]

In all my research on QV ownership, one of the consistent "issues" flagged by reviewers were the brakes. The main issue appeared to be the "brake-by-wire" system which raised doubts about how well the car would stop and whether it's even reliable.

This system appeared to be the reason why reviewers kept stating issues with bringing the car to a dead stop when at crawling speeds. I can remember one reviewer (or possible owner) stating that the brakes were so hard to modulate they needed to re-calibrate themselves to stopping the car based on what footwear they were wearing that particular day!

Nonsense! I've had zero issues with stopping the car whether at speed or crawling in traffic. Honestly, either the original owner of my car had something done or the issue is simply being overblown. I'm a new owner of a QV and have been babying it in and out of car parks, driveways, junctions, Give Ways etc and not had any issues with brakes whatsoever.

Hopefully this helps anyone looking into possibly owning a QV at some point.
You could have seen it here, from 20:28

 

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You could have seen it here, from 20:28

Ah, that was it, thanks. You obviously have a better memory than me!

I've watched all this guys videos as part of my "reading up" on the QV. I really enjoy them but totally disagree with him on this.

I'm constantly driving the car with either heavy boots or lightweight shoes and haven't noticed any difference to the braking power or even feedback.
 

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AO Detailing Car Of The Year 2020 Winner
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@MattMatt1 , looks fab. I did a double take as it reminded me of the photos taken at the detailer after Gtechniq on the first one. :p where are the interior pictures??
 
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@MattMatt1 looks nice with the newer centre console. I think the non Alcantara steering looks better, with the perforated leather.
 

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@MattMatt1 looks nice with the newer centre console. I think the non Alcantara steering looks better, with the perforated leather.
Yeh, the car was already ordered and the upgraded wheel wasn't optioned, which I was initially disappointed about but I think I prefer it now - less visible wear the older it gets and not paying for that option. Prefer having the carbon v grille which I probably wouldn't have ordered to be honest. Compliments the carbon splitter.

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They are a slightly off white with a warm tone. Cameras usually struggle with white exposure. If you photograph snow it usually looks grey. The contrast is too much for most cameras.
 

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They are a slightly off white with a warm tone. Cameras usually struggle with white exposure. If you photograph snow it usually looks grey. The contrast is too much for most cameras.
Yep, they are. I've not noticed them looking anything but white in real life.

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Have you both got that same trim inside, and are you very happy with it? This is the first time I have seen that style of interior outside of the configurator, I have spec'd that option, probably too late to change now. 😂 Would love to see some more pictures.
 
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