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RS4 Grille "number plate"

mitch_h_88 Aug 16, 2010

  1. mitch_h_88

    mitch_h_88 Member

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    Alright there ave just bought myself an rs4 grill from the audi dealer and fitted it, but when ive fitted it i relised tht it didnt come with a plate holder, and ive had to use the one off my old grill which is slightly different colour has anyone else came acroos this problem????

    cheers mitch :confused:
     
  2. Blackie

    Blackie Active Member

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    Yes they dont come with them. I had to buy one the other week. Luckily the dealer had one in stock but they come with holes for sensors which i blocked off with 2 grommets
     
  3. mitch_h_88

    mitch_h_88 Member

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    I got a Quote £50 thts ridiculous like especially when ya spend all tht on the grille am really happy with the grill a went for the complete black, ave been trying to put some piics up to see what people think but a dunno how to do it haha, do you know how mate?
     
  4. ultramodz

    ultramodz 06 A4 2.0T FSi S-Line SE

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    Paint it with plasti-dip or similar?
     
  5. mitch_h_88

    mitch_h_88 Member

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    A was thinkin about tht just like a satin black or something, ave just notcied there tht you say you have painted your calipers i have a black sline wot colour wud u suggest i nearly went red but now am thinking black???? your opinion is much appreciated!

    cheers
     
  6. Wrath

    Wrath Well-Known Member

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    Mitch, I have the same issue but it never really bothered me until last week. I going to try and carbon wrap it and finish it off with some clear coat. I'll post some pics to see what people think, if it looks **** then I'll remove the carbon wrap and paint satin black with some clear coat just like I intend to do with my Cupra trim.
     
  7. Blackie

    Blackie Active Member

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    Only other method is to go straight thro the grille with bolts & secure the plate with large washers or brackets on the inside
     
  8. Wrath

    Wrath Well-Known Member

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    What about this?

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  9. ultramodz

    ultramodz 06 A4 2.0T FSi S-Line SE

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    Yeah not bad - looks tidy.
     
  10. mitch_h_88

    mitch_h_88 Member

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    tht does look nice, mate
     
  11. Wrath

    Wrath Well-Known Member

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    Wasn't sure myself so nice that you guys think it's good. Surprised myself how easy it was, clear coat was £5 off ebay and the wrap was £10. Only took my 15 minutes.
     

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