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2010 s3 sportback bumper with sensors on sportback 8p2 sport with sensors

Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by TDI140, Mar 11, 2013.

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    [Mar 11, 2013]
    Ive located an audi s3 sportback 2010 8p3 bumper which has parking sensors im wondering if i can just swap the bumper straight over from my 2006 a3 sportback sport model which also has factory sensors ? And then take my sensors out of my 8p2 sport bumper and put them in the pre cut parking sensor holes on the 2010 s3 bumper ? And then have the bumper sprayed and paint blended into my rear quarter and boot lid to match

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    The s3 8p3 bumper does not have the sensors included as the man has sold the parking aid sensors and module etc this is why i need to know whether my sensors fit the holes
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    The sensors got smaller, but I don't know when.:(
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    You would need to cut the holes bigger to fit, but yes you could do all that.
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    I could have the holes drilled out then but have to make sure my existing sensors are a tight fit to make sure they a secured in ? Looks like i will get bidding on ebay then
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    If you pull the sensor brackets of the older bumper, then reuse these with the newer bumper, job done.
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    You really are a genius when it comes to audis thanks for that im trying to find a bumper bow either local to me or just to bid on ebay
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    Purely experience, not genius, thanks just the same :)
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