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american cab boot lid

Discussion in 'A4/A4 cabriolet/S4 forum(B6 chassis)' started by vr6gordy, Apr 26, 2012.

  1. vr6gordy

    vr6gordy Well-Known Member

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    anyone got the part number for american b6 cab boot lid or boot lid number plate recess
     
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    vr6gordy Well-Known Member

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    whats the diff?
     
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    No central brake light?
     
  5. SmoothAssault

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    Plate recess will also be considerably smaller won't it?
     
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    The reason people by these is to make the car look american spec, so the plate recess is what the OP is after.

    OP, i think the americans have caught on to people from europe doing this hence bumping the price.
     
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    wanting one for the avant, £350 new from the dealers i can get them for which i didnt think was to bad
     
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  9. vr6gordy

    vr6gordy Well-Known Member

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    wanting one of these cos my number plate has only 5 digets on it
     
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    there was some one on here that converted there boot to a usa one had a big wright up on how to do it and all if i rember right its a case of cutting out the lip part where your number plate sits wilding in a flat part to bring it closer then re wild your lip back on i no im not explaining it to well but sure some one can find his post for you
     
  11. vr6gordy

    vr6gordy Well-Known Member

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    why do that when you can buy one
     
  12. simon.m

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    maybe it dont cost as much not sure why he did it but he got the same look
     
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    yes it is .. well spotted
     
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