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New short pressed plate fitted

Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by jonny1985, Aug 10, 2013.

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    Well received my short pressed front number plate today and I am more than happy with it. I got it from pressed plates.co.uk quality is great and the pressing is very good. Heres a few pics and all comments are welcome

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    Looks good mate
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    Nice one pal, suits the grill to perfection. :respekt:
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    Thnks
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    Thanks mate
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    T8DPR If Carlsberg Made Audi Drivers...

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    niiiiiiiiiiiiice


    you know it's not road legal though don't you?
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    Think you find it is road legal
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    It's not, it's the wrong font. But that front end is TO DIE FOR! Gorgeous...
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    Is it ? Supplier says it's uk legal font
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    Doesn't look it... Spacing and bordering is good though. And can you come and polish my car for me?!
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    Yerh the J and 3 look funny lol .
    Sorry takes me long enough to polish mine nevermind 2 cars lol
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    Don't get me wrong, I like the font! Still legible too, you shouldn't get much grief for that!
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    Looks good :)

    My instinct felt it wasnt road legal and the site states the below;

    "Disclaimer: PressedPlates.co.uk does not accept responsibility for illegally displayed registration plates."

    Gutted, I want some of those plates (although with a 'normal' font) but I dont want to extract the urine and potentially get a headache from plod.
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    Sweet, looks good
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    hi Jonny, bought my reg plate today. simple 5 characters long. You sure yours is legal ? as the font doesnt look correct. (does look nice on the grill)
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    The only reason its not legal is because its on a modern car

    the font itself is vintage, and is still UK road legal but only if displayed on a car of age that would have initially had vintage font plates at the time of first registration

    basically it follows the same rules as the good old black number plate with silver fonts you may still see legally displayed on classic minis
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    What type of grill is that? I like it and I want one lol!
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    its my old one :sorry:
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    Apart from anything else, the plate is wonky.
    As you look at the car its higher on the left side.
    Observation more than criticism.
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