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Black grille

robby Feb 8, 2010

  1. robby

    robby Member

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    I'm picking up my 06 S-Line this week (Akoya silver) and i'm wanting to fit a black grille instead of the chrome.
    Is there any difference in the grilles themselves or is it just the surround? If i change just the surround will it look the same as a full replacement or are the slats different as well?

    Thanks
     
  2. s3ollie

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    i believe the black optic grille comes with the bars inside the grill black too rather than chrome as they are standard.
     
  3. Lee_R

    Lee_R Active Member

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    Yes thats the case for the S3 but all the plastic is black too on the s line ones because the chrome s line has grey coloured plastics. Its an expensive job on the s line because you need the number plate plinth in black too!
     
  4. robby

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    so i'd need the full grille and plate holder - any idea on prices for a genuine one?
     
  5. Hellz

    Hellz Geordie Racer

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    I may be corrected but I think for the black optic grille from AUDI you're looking at around £150ish
     
  6. Lee_R

    Lee_R Active Member

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    yeah think i was quoted £148 and £27 for the plate holder
     
  7. s3ollie

    s3ollie Member

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    sorry i stand corrected :icon_thumright:
     
  8. robby

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    Blimey - may have to go for just the surround :(
     

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