Oh, I didn't even look at who the thread starter was before I posted. Man, Pinky, are you trying to have owned more cars than the entire rest of the club COMBINED?!?!
They are a pretty good car, the tranny is usually the biggest problem, and since that'* been replaced, you shouldn't have anything else to worry about. The TSi is roughly equivalent to the 92-95 SSEi in terms of performance and handling.