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    CD Changer Cable

    Could anyone outline how to remove the boot panels on my S3 to access this area to see if i have a cable for my soon to be phatnoise install.

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    You should be able to see the connector on the end of the cable by removing the half panel -where the cd changer usually lives. If you look through the gap it should be clipped to the inner wheel arch, or at least mine is
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    i ll have a look, its just i ve seen photos of where it is usually positioned & cant see mine.
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    Milltek system

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    guys i need help finding this cable i still cant see or feel it theres so much stuff in the way HELP !
    2002 Dolphin grey S3 - Sym2+bose, heated leather, ally mirrors, R32 ARB's with superpro, Jabba stage 2 map, TFSI coils, Samco TIP, Forge DV & privacy glass

    2010 Green Kawasaki Ninja ZX6R - Akrapovic baffleless race can, LED cluster & HID's

    wanted for 8L S3:
    Unmarked grey rear bumper panel
    Milltek system

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    pull and pry with a couple screws in there, the very back plastic trim pops right off.
    Last edited by bluetybo; 8th July 2006 at 05:24.
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    Guys i m still having trouble with this cannot find or feel any un-connected cables around the wheel arch area. I attempted to remove the surrounding trim that supports the parcel shelf in but failed miserably cause it just did nt want to budge. HELP !
    2002 Dolphin grey S3 - Sym2+bose, heated leather, ally mirrors, R32 ARB's with superpro, Jabba stage 2 map, TFSI coils, Samco TIP, Forge DV & privacy glass

    2010 Green Kawasaki Ninja ZX6R - Akrapovic baffleless race can, LED cluster & HID's

    wanted for 8L S3:
    Unmarked grey rear bumper panel
    Milltek system

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    If you have an S3, you probably have a cd changer lead attached and from memory it is located in the left side cubby hole when you open the hatch. The cable should be clipped up somewhere by the sub amplifier.
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