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Alcantara Armrest Lid Anyone?

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

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    Ok as per title, has anyone got one of these in there car from factory, as me & my audi chum cant track down the part number & I've seen it on cars worked on, so it must be available on the 8P.

    Thanks in advance.
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    Audi never did one on the 8P. TTBOMK
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    I want one now didn't even think about alcantara there.
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    Well if I can source them, then happy to get more for others.
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    Definitely if the price is right I'm in!!!
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    me too as ive already got alcantara seats so would look spot on in there bud keep us posted nige
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    Urm this is generating interest now, I have other avenues to check aswell, get back to you.
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    im happy to take on the job of retrimming them if needed
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    I already have someone in mind if audi cant produce.
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    Any update Nige??? Really want this now lol
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    me thinks that they didn't do one from the factory. my rationale is that all seats with alcantara also have leather (on the bolsters and head rest) so the arm rest would have been leather to match
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    Thats how mine is...
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    I know they did an alcantara version as seen it on a car & it was oem, not recovered, but buggered if I can recall who had it arrggghhhh, anyway glad reminded me as I have another port to call in, get back when got more info.
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    Yeh thought so but I wouldn't mind it retrimmed if it's not too costly!!
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    i've done a cursory autotrader search and i can't seem to find one. audi exclusive maybe? do the exclusive parts have part numbers as well? i thought by definition they were bespoke.

    my only suggestion would be to get in contact with someone who has all the 8P brochures (h5djr is a good bet) and have a flick thru. that way you know for definite
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