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FBMFSW fitted,

Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by Lewbo, Feb 3, 2011.

  1. Lewbo

    Lewbo Well-Known Member

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    fitted my flat bottom tonight, already had multi-function so no need to change slip ring or ecu, was simple swap over, didnt have a wiring harness so modified the one i had was piece of cake :)
    heres before
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    now all fitted :) love it
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  3. amar06fbr

    amar06fbr Vorsprung Durch Technik

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    :thumbsup: looking good! did you get the horn working yea?

    all you have left to do is the gear sifter :yum:
     
  4. jungleman

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    looking good!!! very jealous!
     
  5. Lewbo

    Lewbo Well-Known Member

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    thanks pal yes got the horn working, after looking at the harness that come with the bag and mine i realised what i needed to do.
    was thinking of doing the shifter but cautious in case i snap the plastic piece or do it wrong lol
     
  6. amar06fbr

    amar06fbr Vorsprung Durch Technik

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    lol i get you.. but makes a big difference and feel so much beta.. did you figure out the extra wire u needed to add on?
     
  7. 1animal1

    1animal1 The Clar!! it mouves!!!
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    transforms the car mate ;)
     
  8. James.Asbri

    James.Asbri Vorsprung Durch Technik

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    Good mod, makes the interior look far better
     
  9. glasgowdubber

    glasgowdubber Active Member

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    Really is night and day, good on ye!
     
  10. Bugsy_27

    Bugsy_27 Vorsprung Durch Technik

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    looks so much better mate
     
  11. Lewbo

    Lewbo Well-Known Member

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    Thanks for all the comments guys :) felt bit weird at 1st but fine with it now lol, all i need now is s3 pedals and new style dsg shifter to finish my interior off.
     
  12. rOb_A

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    me like :yum:
     
  13. RU55SSO

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    Just wish I could have this in my car but I cant
     
  14. S3RYE

    S3RYE Interior Next!!

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    Well done mate, looked miles better! I remember when I got my car I found it very strange at first. But they are:wub::yum:
     
  15. tku

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    Yep, agree. Always first thing people comment on when jumping in mine.
     
  16. S3RYE

    S3RYE Interior Next!!

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    have u ever been a passenger in your car? it does lookin feckin awesome from the passenger seat!

    ordered my Black rings TKU 16 days for delivery :scared2: hope you dont mind me copying you haha! :ninja:
     
  17. Smoothie

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    looking good mate
     
  18. N8

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    Brings the dash upto date & scratch for sure! :wub:
     
  19. rOb_A

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    [QUOTE ordered my Black rings TKU 16 days for delivery :scared2: hope you dont mind me copying you haha! :ninja:[/QUOTE]

    can you get black rings for the 8P3 grille??
     
  20. ~RS~

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    Looks very nice mate, you have a sweet car there in general :wub: Not to sure on your skirts :ninja: but they work for you so hey!

    X2 I'm bricking it to try and change the shifter as well. My fbsw has a white trim so wanna change handbrake and gaiter to white trim also but the 2k bill if it goes wrong is a major concern, lol.

    What exactly did you need to do to your old wiring harness then?
     
  21. warrenlord

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    love that mate.
     
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    we can if he leaves his doors unlocked :D
     
  24. tku

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    You....:ninja:

    Haha it's all good. It feels good to inspire!

    And yes I have sat in passenger and have been like "OMG THAT WHEEl iS ThE SEX! "
     
  25. Lewbo

    Lewbo Well-Known Member

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    thanks alot bud love the car now its has the exact spec i have always wanted on a a3, especially the FB, looks the bollacks now lol, the skirts are coming off soon enough, some days they look ok and most they dont lol, its not a 2k bill if it goes wrong pal, the selector is £296 from tps and just need to fit it lol, on the harness all i did was but a link between the horn lugs simples lol
     
  26. S3RYE

    S3RYE Interior Next!!

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    it sbeen delivered!!! im PM'ing you now... need help removing existing one!
     
  27. luke1987

    luke1987 Air Ride is for Ballers!!

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    looks spot on lad, flat bottomed is the next mod for me after the seats :ninja:
     
  28. jon208

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    Is going from a MFSW to a FBMFSW a fairly easy straight swap then? Do you reuse the same airbag?
     
  29. ~RS~

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    No you use a different airbag mate, have a look at the pics. The first airbag is a shield shape whereas the fbmfsw has a round airbag
     

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