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My cheap-o Honeycomb Grill arrived. few questions

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  1. supanova
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    supanova A3 2.0 TDI SE

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    So my grill arrived after I ordered it from FK Automotive, came from germany and i am pretty pleased with the quality of it saying that it did only cost me a total of 28 pound to get it to me.

    my only questions are that on either side of where the number plate should go there is a round hole on either side. and it doesnt seem like i can unclip my silver surround from my old grill and place it onto this one as it doesnt have any gaps to where the surround would clip into place.

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    I think you got the grill for front parking censor cars mate i guess thats what the hoes are for and im not sure about numberplate holder as i have not got round to fitting mine yet
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    I agree with Southylad. Those holes are in exactly the same position as the parking sensors on my OEM grille.
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    ^^^^^^^^what they said about parking sensors, as for the silver surround it looks like you don't need to fit it as its built in but blacked out(maybe???)
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    Lol typical me then. Haha whoops. Wonder if I can buy caps or plugs to replace the holes? To be honest I just bought the first grill that popped up, for all we know, I've just bought a grill for an A1 or something daft. Time will tell.
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    Does the finish to the surround look like it needs the chrome part fitting
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    no mate its all black so no chrome on trim just needs the rings added.

    should be fitting mine next weekend
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    Might as well retro-fit some parking sensors!
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    That might be a plan to retro fit the sensors but the question is.... Will it cost a bomb? Lol and more importantly is it hard to do?
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    you should have got caps with it to cover the holes
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    Grill fitted, just need to put the number plate on. Picts to follow..... Very well pleased! ;)
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    Heres the pics. :)

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    top job mate, looks spot on. good fit then. look forward to doing mine next weekend
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    looks good i just dont like the bar through the rings
    the above have got holes in the bottom for drl's
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    cheers guys. NOZ, not too sure if it will fit the s-line but it definately fits my standard A4 Avant 07. id just double check before you buy. I have for sale the genuine OEM rs4 grill that will fit the sS-line, id didnt fit my A4 which isnt the s-line so I;m selling it instead.

    Cheers for looking
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    how much for the oem rs4 ?
    and to the qyestion above the se as in the picture will NOT fit the s-line bumper
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