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A3 1.8T Sport Headlamp replacement. 8L0 941 029 C

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by beanyboy, Jan 7, 2011.

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    Hi all i went down to my local audi dealer today and asked if just my headlamp lenses could be changed, the parts guy looked it up on the system and said i couldnt?? Ive looked on a few threads and some people say that pre facelift models which i think mine is (w reg 2000) you can?? Can anyone shed some light please?? Thanks
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    they can be changed if you can get the new lense
    audi dont sell it only as a full unit
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    Thanks for the info. Any suggestions where i can get them from?
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    i have no idea
    what i ment was yes you can take them apart
    but audi dont sell the lense
    you will be lucky to find any i have never seen them for sale
    audi sell only the full headlight
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    sheffield audi said only full unit
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    Thanks for the info, were they easy to do, what year is your car??
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    mines a 1999 pre-face lift and it was dead easy to do. Small flat screw driver and the clips just pop off. you have to take out the headlamp tho to get to the clips at the bottom of the headlamp.
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