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FK Black grille

Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by robby, Mar 9, 2010.

  1. robby

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    Been looking into one myself...... Does anyone know which one fits an S3 bumper (2007)??
     
  5. robby

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    Thanks Piers - the 1 on ebay looks gloss black which i think would be the same as the genuine optics grille? is your mates gloss or matt?
    Are these a perfect fit or do they look aftermarket (gaps, etc)?
     
  6. evapor8

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    From memory, the FK grills don't fit the S3 bumper ...
     
  7. Sarah's A3

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    Piers,

    Lovin the look of your car! Yours has just convinced me to get those alloys! thank you lol

    I've just got the same cupra splitter just over £22 from Liverpool Seat!! so a bargain.

    Yours looks so sexy..
     
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    no it is a perfect fit on mine... my mates is the optics grille, but an audi one. not FK....
    but i thought i would just show u the pics so u can see how it fits etc... but yea, its perfect on mine! :happy:
     
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    haha. thanks!! :rockwoot:
    i may be selling my car soonish, and i dont want to give the 'stealers' my rims, so i am going to ask anyone if they want to swap for some 18" reps and like £70 cash. but i will make a thread when the time comes!!! :jump:
     
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    PM me first before you do
     
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    Sarah, what on earth is "W8 lighting" in your sig?
     
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    Must admit, I was wondering that, but didnt want to look silly asking :)
     
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    Its the ambient lighting lol, like on the W8 passat.....
     
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    I just googled it, seems in the VW, Seat and Skoda circles they refer to the Interior Light Pack as W8 lighting....:think:
     
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    There you go, I've had a few VW's so it stuck with me sorry. Made you all wonder so thats good lol We changed a few VW's so they had the W8 lighting as i'm sure you all know on here, its much better.
     
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    yes, I love my bulbs in the roof
     
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    Just to be clear are you saying that the FK grill fits onto the S3???
     
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    no it doesnt fit an S3
     
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    Thanks mate...I will go and get one from Audi Monday £145.
     
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    I bought an FK Grill from FK Automotive DIRECT from Germany.
    There are loads of options, best to look at the website.

    The one I chose comes in GLOSS as standard but a trip to my local body shop and £30 later will see it it Matt Black glory!

    The quality of the FK Grill is superb, very rigid and robust.

    Just a bit of a pig to swap Grills and the bumper needs to come off really (If any one knows an easier way please PM me ;-) )
    The Cupra splitter is a must too, most Seat parts departments stock it!

    Watch this space for new pics!!
     
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    Why didn't you buy a matt black one then?
     
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    There wasnt one available when I bought the FK Grill a year ago?
     
  24. V6Pete

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    Having owned a W8 with factory W8 lighting, all the issues with the car make the funky lighting not worth the hassle ;)
     
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    Shame you had issues with the car but I still liked the W8 lighting!
     

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