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Airtec FMIC fitting problems

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by dennis_S3, Aug 8, 2014.

  1. dennis_S3

    dennis_S3 Member

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    Hi am currently fitting an Airtec FMIC and I have gone to fit the bumper and the pipes are hitting the lower part of the grill. I have tried mounting it lower so I can fit the hoses under the fog light housings but the bumper still won't fit? The kits is meant to retain the fogs but I can't see how. Can anyone help?
     

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  3. jojo

    jojo Looking for Boost!
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    Trim the bumper!
     
  4. scotty_24

    scotty_24 Active Member

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    Get your dremmel out! You should try fitting a welly cooler! ha ha
     
  5. vanilla_ice

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    Hi dennis_S3,

    I can't offer any help, but I'm interested in this cooler. I'm sure they cannot be too different to the other installs, but can you upload the installation instructions for this cooler please? Don't worry if they are identical to the Forge ones etc.

    Many thanks.
     
  6. vanilla_ice

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    Did you manage to resolve the fitment issues?
     
  7. Hilife

    Hilife AudiHolic........ It's an addiction
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    Here's the installation instructions from when I did mine, not the best quality images tho.
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  8. superkarl

    superkarl MAN OF STEEL

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    unfortunately not many people have wasted all that money on an airtec kit, all that money and it fits just like a wellycooler.
     
  9. Hilife

    Hilife AudiHolic........ It's an addiction
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    Yeh, I'll second that,
    I bought it thinking the fit would be nice and tidy but in reality it was no better than than the welly cooler (fitment wise) for the price difference although its a great piece of kit I wish I'd gone "WELLY COOLER"

    Steve
     

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