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MY11 Rear Lights

Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by leeds2592, Aug 29, 2012.

  1. leeds2592
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    leeds2592 When I grow up, I want a 964!

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    [Aug 29, 2012]
    Hi all,

    Anybody know how much these are at the stealers?

    I know he's a busy man but I've contacted NHN over the past couple of weeks and it seems I'm doing the chasing for these.

    Thanks
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    [Aug 29, 2012]
    Speak to ash187, he knows of a German seller on eBay who sells oem Audi ones
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    Nigel is currently in italy and is having intermitent internet problems, im sure he will get back to you. He is back next week if thats any help. :) x
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    Why not call and ask? They're about 90 each
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    Thanks Sandra, its true having few net issues for some systems.

    They're actually £111.70 each retail now, however I do them cheaper delivered.

    I'll get back to you tomorrow, apologies.
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    leeds2592 When I grow up, I want a 964!

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    No worries matey, cheers.
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    I thought the eBay ones were plug and play for earlier SB's? What kinda probs did you have with them as I'm interested in these too.
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    [Aug 31, 2012]
    The only cars that are plugnplay for the sb led lights are the 09 onwards, all sb's with non led rears have to be coded & adapters (which I find ****) or rewire them properly which is my preferred method for various reasons.
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    Cheers NHN. So the plug & play adaptor with the eBay lights will only still work on 09 cars onwards too? Think I may come to yourself for these lights then ;)
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    No fella, plugnplay means no coding, no wiring adaptions at all so they will plug in & work straight of the bat as they should for all sb's from mid 08/09 onwards, all prefacelift sb's before mid 08/09 need wiring & coding adaptions, hence not plugnplay :)
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    [Nov 15, 2012]
    Okay so I've got an 8P1, and I'm wanting to install MY09/MY11 Tail lights. From what I gather from this thread, I would have to rewire the plugs and making some coding adaptations.. correct?
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    [Nov 15, 2012]
    If yours is 3 door is plug and play 5 minute job, also 3door MY11's are £166 from TPS I got some two weeks ago that's cheapest you will get them for brand new.
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    They're not £166 from TPS, thats a heavily discounted rate & not all TPS locations will do the rear lights at a discounted rate to that degree if atall, the retail has gone up a fair bit of late & they're normally £210+ rrp, so ring before assuming prices quoted by others are nationwide.
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    Yeah that's what I did
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    [Nov 15, 2012]
    They should totally do a 3 door equivalent to the
    Sportback lights. Why do they get funky lights and we don't?

    Maybe it's a sweetener to hide the extra 50 odd kilos the car weighs...

    And while I'm on the subject, how are their performance stats the same as the 3 door???
    It's like me welding an 11 year old child to my roof weight wise. How can it possibly
    be the same 0-60 time? Power to weight ratio must be different.
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    TPS??
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    Trade Parts Specialists work for VW and sell all brand new genuine audi, Vw, Skoda and Seat parts to the trade.
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    Nige... touch base when you get back and PM me a price too for these lights. Cheers.
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    [Nov 18, 2012]
    Will do :)
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    [Nov 29, 2012]
    236.00 per set my11
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    I will upload a photo of my invoice for these for £166 incl Vat From TPS only a few weeks ago.
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    Here it is


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    Nobody is disputing what you paid, but as I noted, not all TPS locations will give you that discount, now they have gone up to the price of near £240, its even less likely to be that cheap.
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    [Nov 30, 2012]
    I have these lights and its plug and play. My car is 54 plate :))I definitely recommend to get it if you have pre 2008 audi.
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    Just had a set. 5 min job and looks so much fresher. Do it.
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