1. This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn More.

avant b6 b7 rear bumper question

Discussion in 'A4/A4 cabriolet/S4 forum(B6 chassis)' started by glenandem, Jan 18, 2013.

  1. glenandem
    Offline

    glenandem Member

    Joined:
    Sep 23, 2012
    Messages:
    562
    Likes Received:
    20
    [Jan 18, 2013]
    does anyone know if the b7 rear bumpers fit the b6 avants with no mods?
    #1
  2. Ads

    Ads

    [Sep 22, 2014]

  3. StuG808
    Offline

    StuG808 1.9tdi130 Avant FailWheelDrive

    Joined:
    Feb 8, 2012
    Messages:
    255
    Likes Received:
    8
    [Jan 18, 2013]
    No, apparently a different shape. You can see how the boot of the B6 and B7 avants 'cut' differently into the bumper.

    It would be interesting if someone modified one to fit, I think B7 bumpers are very nice 1 piece items, a lot like B6 S4's, and plenty on ebay, unlike B6's which have hardly any decent 2nd hand parts available.
    #2
  4. glenandem
    Offline

    glenandem Member

    Joined:
    Sep 23, 2012
    Messages:
    562
    Likes Received:
    20
    [Jan 18, 2013]
    yeah thats why i was asking as ive noticed too thats theres plenty of cheap b7's that look nice and i really like the bottom middle bit thats in black plastic,shame that coz theyre so much cheaper too rather than pay silly money for an s4 bumper!
    #3
  5. StuG808
    Offline

    StuG808 1.9tdi130 Avant FailWheelDrive

    Joined:
    Feb 8, 2012
    Messages:
    255
    Likes Received:
    8
    [Jan 18, 2013]
    Yeah I think the S4 bumper is miles ahead of other bumpers available for the B6, but very expensive and hard to get. I'm sure someone with a bit of talent could cut a B7 bumper in two, mate it with a B6 one (and fill the seam) to create a mould and make copies of it.
    #4
  6. crazy88
    Offline

    crazy88 Loving the anonymity

    Joined:
    Nov 26, 2009
    Messages:
    4,819
    Likes Received:
    393
    [Jan 18, 2013]
    I've nearly bought a b7 rear bumper a couple of times thinking it was a b6 s4 one. It would be nice if they did fit.
    #5

Share This Page