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OEM AUDI S3 8P Sport Steering wheel - alcantara quattro GmbH

Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by kelvin12382008, Feb 1, 2011.

  1. kelvin12382008
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    Potato shop or what! It'll cost £150-£180 to get it trimmed in alcantara.
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    Looks genuine enough to me along with the other bits and pieces. Bit rich for my blood though, £5,230 for a pair of new bucket seats and over £2k for used ones?? I think not.
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    So as I said, retrim ftw
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    its real and they look even worse up close
    seen 1 on a R8 nasty
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    The press RS3 that Top Gear mag has that steering wheel. Looks *****. Don't even bother with a retrimmed N8, just buy a bathmat from primark and staple it on. It'll probably look better and be cheaper to boot
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    i agree im not a fan of alcantara steering wheels seen one after 100k and it was shocking how badly it looked leather is the only thing to have on a steering wheels
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    LOVE my cousin's RS4 wheel trimmed in alcantara in his TT, and trust me, feels so amazing to drive with its unreal :wub:

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    Fresh Alcantara wheels are :wub:
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    Function and beauty in one. I want I want!
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    Exactly, why buy that when retrim is nowhere near those prices & without bag.

    Disagree there, they look great imho, had 2, 1 in my S3, 1 in my S4, S3 had until nearly 100k from 15k & it was as fresh since day 1 when I sold the car, same with S4, was as new when sold.

    100%, stunning wheel to drive with, also in winter isnt freezing & summer you dont burn your hands, perfect wheel IMHO, loved driving my 2 with those wheels.
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    I love it!
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