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Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by froscoe, Sep 26, 2011.

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    [Sep 26, 2011]
    HI all just got a3 sline 05 model had golfs passats etc, gone audi had it a few months noticed reverse light out drivers side, got the cluster out, the bulb is a smaller type on drivers side than passenger side it looks as though an insert has been placed into the bulb holder its dead anyway sent for one on ebay just wondered why?

    THANKS New a3 owner and curious
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    [Sep 26, 2011]
    Only one reverse light works it's meant to be like that
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    Welcome and congratz on the new car

    As said meant to only have one reverse light on 3doors
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    OH b gger , thanks though been thinking all day and suspected that DOH
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    [Sep 26, 2011]
    one reverse light on the 3 doors, 2 reverse lights on the 5 doors
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    I love symmetry on cars that's the one thing that annoys me on the a3 hatchback!
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    i wondered that when i got mine
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    [Sep 27, 2011]
    Same here realised 2day tht ones owt thanks lol
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    [Sep 27, 2011]
    i only found it out when i was looking at the coding in mine and noticed mine said both rear has fogs and reverse lights... made me look at a 3 door and found out they havent got it... another reason Sportback's are better :p
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