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MY11 rear lights

Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by Aidy06, Mar 23, 2013.

  1. Aidy06

    Aidy06 Member
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    Anybody know what I should be looking at paying for a pair of these? Where's the best place to purchase? eBay? Also how easy are they to fit? Thanks
     
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  3. Mikemc

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    This is also on my to do list, I think you need adapters to get them working
     
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    I've got a 3dr and was a straight swap plug n play, i think SB is same I paid £135 but cus I knew the guy, I'm assuming around £170-£190ish
     
  5. S3AMK20VT

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    3dr plug and play, 5dr need adaptors and coding
     
  6. Tay

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    My 3 door was also a straight swap, think the mrs paid about £150 for them. What a nice birthday present eh!
     
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    £150? How did she manage that?
     
  8. Graham89

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    I got a pair on eBay for £70 delivered. Straight swap and looks much better.
     
  9. Graham89

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    Sorry it was £150 delivered not £70. Getting something else mixed up!
     
  10. BradHatton

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    My mate paid £160 delivered and as above, plug and play
     
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    Think I'll get some off NHN at the end of the month
     
  12. BradHatton

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    What's NHN mate?
     
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    Forum member NHN (Nigel)
     
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    Thanks bud.

    Any idea what he charges?
     
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    £193 delivered
     
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    is that 3 door or the sportback?



     
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    3 door, you're probably best off PM'ing NHN for prices mate
     
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    Turbo jay Leather repair specialist

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    I got some from my local Tps for £160 ish (3door)
     
  19. BradHatton

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    Sorry for being a term noob, but what's TPS?
     
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    Trade Part Specialists
     
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    I have a TPS localish but have never been as I've been told they won't sell to the public
     
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  23. Turbo jay

    Turbo jay Leather repair specialist

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    That's rubbish the will sell to the public, I always use Tps for all my parts and there always cheaper than the stealers.
     
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    Which one do you use? It's just what I've been told so thats why I've never bothered going
     
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    Do tps deliver?
     
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    I believe you need to have an account to order online, best off going in although as I mentioned above I got told they didn't serve general public but other people have said that's rubbish
     
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    Turbo jay Leather repair specialist

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    I use Liverpool Tps who do sell to the public and also to the trade. They do deliver to the trade but not sure if the deliver too the public, best to give your local Tps a call and see. I've bought all kinds off them before so I know they do sell to the public.
     
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    For a pair?! They were quoting me that each, (with 10% trade discount - tight fisted sons)
     
  29. T8DPR

    T8DPR If Carlsberg Made Audi Drivers...

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    you're looking at £150-200, this is the common "going rate"

    it is rare but not at all impossible to get a shocking bargain

    I found a door on ebay from a 2011 a3 just a couple of miles away, I messaged asking "do you by any chance have the back lights from this car?"

    I found myself in possession of a pair of 2011 rears for a very respectable.... £70
     

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