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Rs3 style grill for a 2008 s3 front bumper

Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by Don's A3 TTu, May 29, 2013.

  1. Don's A3 TTu
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    I've been looking at buying an rs3 style grill for my car but the ones on eBay say not for s3 or s-line can anyone elaborate on this ?
    If it is the case does anyone know where I can get one that does fit ?
    Cheers Don
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    There won't be an OEM one available as the the RS3 was only introduced in 2011
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    I'm not looking for an oem one:) I just want to know if the a3 grill is the same size and shape as the s3 one?
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    Im 99% sure the genuine rs3 grills fit facelift s3's but the pre facelift grill is different
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    Exactly the RS3 OEM only fit Facelift.

    The only way to have a similar style it is the grille that i have in my car.

    The A3 and S3 Pre facelift have the same grille.
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    I've been looking at the same one that you have but on the description it says not for s3's so I just thought IDE check before buying :) cheers lads
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    I'd like to see that on a S3 front end, I'm tempted myself! Anyone have any pics?
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    The best grille for the Pre Facelift is the RS6 grille, not cheap though.
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    any info on where to buy and how much?
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    Has anyone on here put an oem s3 grill on an a3 and was it a straight fit
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