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    Help Rear number plate light problem A3!!!!!!!!!!!

    Hi I've got an A3 that i took for MOT. It's failed on the reg plate lights which aren't working. The fella at the garage said it might but the unit behind. But I really don't know can anyone help or do it need to change it??
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    Is this a common fault?
    The blubs are brand nre by the way LOL
    HEEEELP!!!

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    Have you checked the connections and contacts? Sometimes they can scale over a bit, scratch it off, maybe this will get a better contact. Or a loose wire? Seen the units on Ebay not too dear at worse case.


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    as sarah says its more than likely the connections on the bulb holder they sometimes get rusty if they havent gotten a right seal emory or wire brush it up and youre good to go


    2007 S3 PhantomSchwartz

    Spec | Auto Lights | Black Headlining | RNS-E with 6 CD Changer | Phone Prep | Facelift Tails | MFSW | Cruise | Bluetooth | Adaptive Bi-xenon Headlights |

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    | MY10 Facelift | 75% LED's | Sepang Bronze Facelift Alloys

    Plans | LED 3dr tails | BBK Setup | Some BBS | Custom TBE |

    Quote Originally Posted by N8
    Yes, but they are OEM Phaeton Helios alloy wheels, not cheap ****e aftermarket piles of poop.

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    Mmm contacts are good. Serched on Ebay couldn't find any can you send me the link please
    Regards Johnny

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    just search for led lights, youll see them theyre like 30 quid a side and they are the whole units


    2007 S3 PhantomSchwartz

    Spec | Auto Lights | Black Headlining | RNS-E with 6 CD Changer | Phone Prep | Facelift Tails | MFSW | Cruise | Bluetooth | Adaptive Bi-xenon Headlights |

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    | MY10 Facelift | 75% LED's | Sepang Bronze Facelift Alloys

    Plans | LED 3dr tails | BBK Setup | Some BBS | Custom TBE |

    Quote Originally Posted by N8
    Yes, but they are OEM Phaeton Helios alloy wheels, not cheap ****e aftermarket piles of poop.

 

 

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