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RS6 Grill On My DTM

Discussion in 'Audi S4/A4/A4 Cab (B7 Chassis)' started by DTM_T4, Dec 9, 2012.

  1. DTM_T4

    DTM_T4 New Member

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    After reading a thread on here about modding a RS6 grill to fit an A4 I thought I'd give it a go. Pretty chuffed with the results. Let me know what you think.


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  3. Joe_Murphy21187

    Joe_Murphy21187 Tiptronic

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    That looks great! Where did you get the grille from?
     
  4. chrisa4quat

    chrisa4quat Member

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    As above. Looks fantastic. Great mod! I think this will be a common mod soon. Changed front end
     
  5. Olly P

    Olly P My other cars a mk2 Golf GTi

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    Looking good! I've bought an RS4 grill for my DTM, just plucking up the courage to chop it up!

    How to guide if anyone's interested:
    DIY: RS4 Grille to DTM Bumper
     
  6. DTM_T4

    DTM_T4 New Member

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    Its an OEM RS6 grill that I got off ebay cut and stuck into the frame of an A4 grill. Pretty time consuming to do but defo worth it.
     
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    DTM_T4 New Member

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    Molnboman Well-Known Member

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    Looks the biz that does....although I would like the reg' plate holder on there too!

    Nice one,
    A
     
  9. V6 Quatt

    V6 Quatt Well-Known Member

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    Excellent looks perfect. Wicked Mod.

    Where can the grill be purchased??
     
  10. g00se

    g00se Active Member

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    really nice mate... 19" rotors, clear corners, and do i spy some OEM RS4 mirrors too??

    also what drop have you gone for - the stance is cool?

    very subtle OEM+ mods

    goose
     
  11. DTM_T4

    DTM_T4 New Member

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    thanks! Iv tried to keep all the mods Iv done OEM. So Iv got OEM rotors, RS4 mirrors, S4 blades, front grills made from OEM RS6 and RS4 grills. The stance is thanks to some H&R 45mm lowering springs. Still got to sort out some spacers to just finish it off.
     
  12. olethalb

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    All the grills are looking good
     
  13. Macdoon

    Macdoon Well-Known Member
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    Man that is so spot on with the whole car
     
  14. shahedz

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    That's why I liked your car. All parts are OEM , yet put together in a unique way.
     
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    Loving the car mate very very smart, was just wondering on the wing mirrors, where did you get them from and were they easy to change?
    Loving the pics, :-D
     
  16. rossy173

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    Awsome car looks so mean! A job well done :icon_thumright:
     
  17. DTM_T4

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    thanks for the kind words. Still a few things left to do yet to get it where I want it. :) The mirrors were a rare find on eBay. They were from a bloke braking his crash damaged RS4. The d/s needed a new shell that I had to get from Audi and was a right pig to change. To fit them I had to take the top half of the doors off. You basically have to take the door card off and undo about 5 bolts and the top half of the door will pull up and out of the bottom half. There are a few guides on here and audizine that I followed to do it. It sounds daunting but its really not that much work. They really did change the look of the car for me and prob one of the best mods Iv done. All the wiring and mounting holes are the same as non RS mirrors so they are a straight swap. Hope this helps!
     
  18. mitch_h_88

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    That's brilliant mate, just need to find these rare wing mirrors now lol, a don't even dare ask how much there gonna be off Audi..... :-/

    cheers for the info!
     
  19. BigWillyStyle

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    Looks spot on! :applaus:

    P.S I see you're rocking a 350Z too! Nice motor also!
     
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    Ave manage to find someone selling some wing mirrors I was wondering how much you paid so I know if what he is asking for is fair price???

    cheers for ya help!
     
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    Well I paid £280 for mine, but like I said one of them had a smashed up housing so was like £400 after getting a new cap from Audi and minus the cost of painting them. I have seen some on eBay in the past for £800 :O They are heated and fully adjustable so hate to think what they would be from a dealer! How much is he offering them to you for if you dnt mind me asking?
     
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    £130 :-0 am hoping he's not just talking just bout the mirrors haha,
     
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    DTM_T4 New Member

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    Ha, yea I would ask for a picture of them to make sure they are B7 mirrors not b5 or not just the chrome mirror cap things that you can get. If it is legit £130 is a bloody bargain!!! :D
     
  25. D2NY G

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    car looks stunning pal, top work!
     
  26. Richardesty

    Richardesty loves quattro

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    Welcome to the RS6 grill club! :applaus:

    Looks good, althought I would put a smaller plate on the front to accentuate the grill........what am I walking about, I did!!!
     
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    Ha, great to be a member :D it was after seeing how good yours turned out that made me want to try it. I was after a smaller plate but I wanted a pressed aluminium euro style plate too. Can only seem to get them in the full sizes. :(
     
  28. Richardesty

    Richardesty loves quattro

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    Well they're available cos I used to run one just over 3 years ago :blow:

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    They look pretty sweet. Should have said I can't find any legal plates in the smaller size ;)
     
  30. Richardesty

    Richardesty loves quattro

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    You can legally make short plates on your reg - the legality is all about letter size and spacing...not plate size.

    I've 'downscaled' my plates, they're both currently 410mm x 90mm (standard is 510mm x 110mm).......shows off the grill nicely.
     
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    are the D german stickers legal and the other 2 logo's legal on there?
     
  32. Richardesty

    Richardesty loves quattro

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    Yes, but only in Germany!
     
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    Looks great! Sorry to hijack thread but If anyone wants an RS6 Grill and do this mod, i have a spare OEM RS6 grill going for £200 :) email me for more details frankie.arnone@gmail.com
     
  34. craichouse

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    euphoria, you still have any of these?
     
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    Sorry sold mate
     
  36. craichouse

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    cool, will find one on ebay

    may i ask, how do you keep the number plate on?
     
  37. jimbooboo

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    Car looks awesome...

    What size wheels are they? And are they real or replicas?



    Cheers, James
     
  38. Louis_Ové

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    I also did mine recently! :D

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  39. DTM_T4

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    Looks great! Love your headlights as well! what make are they fella?
     
  40. Louis_Ové

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    they are the starline ones from eBay. Came from a eBay shop in Italy but have a warehouse in London
     
  41. DerClown

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    Guys.... what the hell..... DTM bumper ?
    I thought S4 bumper is TOP OEM mod for A4 front, and this is it.... Is it rare ?
     
  42. dimitar.tuntov.5

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    Yes DTM is limited version and both bumpers are differen - i like only rear one but - different taste ! S4 it good but is look nearly like S-line outside !
    DTM is just limited version with 2.0T engine only ! RS4 is the top version - interior exterior and engine !


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