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S-Line bumper conversion

del14 Sep 25, 2012

  1. del14

    del14 New Member

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    Hi Guys<br>
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    Just completed bumper and headlight conversion for my B7 s-line cab! Looks better for it but just a couple of quick queries - I have the 1.8t with the single intercooler and the air guide for this is behind the left fog light grill. However, the right fog light grille has nothing but exposed pipe behind it. Is there something I've missed in the parts list?<br>
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    2. I need the number plate bracket to complete the conversion. Can anyone recommend anywhere to get it on the cheap. Have searched ebay to no avail!<br>
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    I will try and upload some pics to give some clarity to the first point<br>
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    Cheers!
     

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    Last edited: Sep 25, 2012
  2. Boro&Beth

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    This could be interesting.

    I've got a 2.5tdi with S-Line front bumper conversion and I've just found out today that my drivers side foglight grill is the wrong one for the 2.5. The one on mine is fully enclosed but I have an intercooler behind which needs airflow.

    Maybe we could swap?
     
  3. del14

    del14 New Member

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    Sounds like the most sensible idea! Is yours a B7 bumper?
     
  4. hades-

    hades- Well-Known Member VCDS Map User

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    as above swap
    you got a bumper prob from a 2.0 Tfsi with twin IC
    what headlights did you fit ?
     
  5. del14

    del14 New Member

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    cheers - Just popped new ones with clear indicators. Any ideas where I can pick up number plate bracket?
     
  6. hades-

    hades- Well-Known Member VCDS Map User

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    audi or TPS
    or ebay if lucky
     
  7. Boro&Beth

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    Yeh, it's the B7 one. I'll see if I have a pic somewhere and could you do the same if possible.
     
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  9. del14

    del14 New Member

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    Looks good! I'll take one tomorrow morning and put it up with the new bumper and headlights. I'm defo up for doing the swap though... Have a look at the pics tomorrow and we'll take it from there?
     
  10. del14

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    Before & after pics below... IMG_1497.jpg IMG_1497.jpg IMG_1497.jpg IMG_1497.jpg IMG_1497.jpg
     
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    Before & After pics View attachment 7128 IMG_1511.jpg
     
  12. A3Kent

    A3Kent Well-Known Member

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    Quick question - sorry to hijack a little bit. Are the fog lights on the B7 the same on all models so S-Line and non-S-Line etc?
     
  13. Joe_Murphy21187

    Joe_Murphy21187 S-Tronic

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    SE fog lights are moulded into the bumper, S-line are detatchable (as far as I know)
     
  14. A3Kent

    A3Kent Well-Known Member

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    Thanks mate. Do you know if the S-Line ones will fit the DTM front end model or RS4?
     
  15. hades-

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    the se can fit the s-line
    the DTM doesnt have fog lights
    and the rs4 use the same fogs as the s-line
    but if your thinking of fitting a rs4 bumper you need the front wings aswell
    as its wider
     
  16. Boro&Beth

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    Interestingly, the enclosed foglight covers have a clip off back, so infact you can make it into the airflow type.

    Likewise, if you want to block it off, you just need the back piece, not the whole grill.
     
  17. RMH1A4cab

    RMH1A4cab I'm in Cruise control

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    I have a s-line cab but some came with an SE bumper fitted., this is what I have ready to go in to se bumper.
     

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