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Extending drivers arm rest B8

Discussion in 'Audi S4/A4/A4 Cab (B8 Chassis)' started by johnnythepie, Jul 19, 2012.

  1. johnnythepie
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    Right.Ive had enough now of this wretched elbow rest that should be an arm rest.I really need to extend the pull out rest so it becomes of use.Just my elbow rests on it and im ready to get the jigsaw out.Any one know of a way to extend it please? thanks
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    Just put your seat back further! Works fine for me :whistle2:
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    Are you some sort of gibbon then???!!!!
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    No just 6 ft 4 :beee:
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    lol.im six foot. I must have stumpy legs!
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    Im 6.2 and only recently moved my seat forward a bit and i too have found it annoying. I end up with my hand on the gear stick to rest it
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    Its a piss poor design along with the stupid cup holders just beneath it.Thats why it wont extend enough.Its jigsaw time methinks
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    lol, sockie sockie sockie, you crack me, gibbon lmfao.
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    I got no idea on the B8s but could you not use arm rest from A6/A8 of the same year?
    Or are they 100% different?
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    even my 2001 passat had a sliding armrest top!
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    yeah but is it long enough? ooeerr
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    Dunno, but im working on it!
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    Just so happens we were at monkey world on tuesday.Those stump tailed macaques have a knob like mine.Red, small, and angry!!
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    ScottD3 I want your faulty electronics

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    Cool.
    Let us know how you get on.
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