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    Thats nicer looking :-)

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    Swapped for TT version to match the vents:


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    That looks gorgeous, Dude. Well done!
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    Are they easy enough to fit?
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    Oooh....I DO like that.

    Can I ask how much ?

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    Would love a DSG version of this....if it exists!
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    very nice mate , how much did it cost you / how hard are they to fit i broke mine while trying to remove it when i sprayed my gear surround the first time and never got round to fixing it
    off the road boohoo anyone got a gearbox for me lol!!


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    +1 very nice indeed
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    Very nice, you need to drop by and let me see it real time lol.
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    Thanks.

    I bought it off ebay for £47.80 inc postage, their ad claims its over £100 new! I'd been keeping my eye open for a non perforated one to match my flat bottom steering wheel but a lot off them seemed to be perforated. Was relieved it was a direct replacement & required no modifications :-)

    Now got a spare leather gaiter for a TT now LOL
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    Are they hard to fit mate?
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    Easy, pull up the surround, release the metal clamp holding the knob on the metal shaft & pull the knob off. If swapping across & you have to undo the platic clip that shapes the leather surround too.


    mmm, ive just read that back.... LOL
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    Lol :P Sounds......interesting!
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    bargain mate thanks will have to get one as mine is not looking its best if im honest lol
    off the road boohoo anyone got a gearbox for me lol!!


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    Is the gear knob itself shorter then the original?
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    Smart upgrade, I like it

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    Quote Originally Posted by wez3570 View Post
    Would love a DSG version of this....if it exists!
    There is 1 available yes

    I can probably get you 1 & deliver if interested, but it has TT on the top, I have a bnib S3 1 for sale if interested

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    Quote Originally Posted by Khufu View Post
    The original:




    Swapped for TT version to match the vents:


    Cheeky little mod that makes a big difference. Good job.


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    is it shorter in length buddy?

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    Quote Originally Posted by 55_UK View Post
    is it shorter in length buddy?
    I'm almost sure it is, could be wrong though.


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    Nice Khufu! I want!! Just the DSG version

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    Its the same length as such, the boot sits slightly higher up due to the silver collar being shorter just like the S3's does.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Khufu View Post
    Its the same length as such, the boot sits slightly higher up due to the silver collar being shorter just like the S3's does.
    Having seen the pic and now seen the new tt gearsick insitu, it really does look top class, job well done Ewan. as you say, it matches the vents perfectly.
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