Mine is mid 150's mileage, has a fresh timing belt and new skins. I don't drive it to work as my job provides a work truck. There is no incentive to sell it, we will keep if for the sheer comfort of the NB for bigger people. I will probably retire before it does. :)
thanks guys for all the write ups. I am doing this on my wife's '13 tomorrow. I have some more powerful low profile LED lights from Amazon to install.
This is in a shop with plenty of windows, so...
Posting this for a friend third hand, so it will take a while to answer any questions. His son's car, away at college and possibly has to come home.
" He said his transmission started making a weird noise based off axle rotation (as best as I could get from him) and was leaking transmission...
With just extra weight, you get the push down every hill you climbed, unless it's an uphill run all the way ( like climbing up to Denver from the east).
With increased aerodynamic drag, it's all bad :D
It even holds you back on those downhill runs. Of course, speed kills economy and that goes...
I installed the hitch off the wreck, the trailer wiring kit on Gandalf the Grey. Did some more investigating on it.
Some enthusiast has it before me. The vent mod was done, and a European headlight switch was installed. I had not seen one before so it took me by surprise.
My wife has a '13 DSG beetle and a kinda rotten commute sometimes, so I had predicted upper 30's when we picked it up two months ago. So far it has been spot on. I got a 40 MPG tank by taking a ~300 mile road trip in the middle of it. That was as fast as traffic would bear :)
She never strayed...