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Trying to transplant B8 A4 headlights into A3 headlight housing

Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by emeraldA3guy, Apr 23, 2012.

  1. emeraldA3guy

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    Seems like the hlogens are a bit shorter too so I cannot fit the bulb housing inside.

    If anyone have extra right one they can sell me cheap I would buy. But I am in US.

    here is progress soo far

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  3. Cruiser89

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    Not too sure about this... But isn't this going to make them illegal for road usage? Their current E mark wouldn't be valid?
     
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    to look cool
     
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    hmmmm, this is interesting :p
     
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    I like the sound of this... But I think it might have been easier to get the bodywork adapted to accept the a4 headlights :p
     
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    :iagree:
     
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    A guy on VW Vortex has completed this mod on his Sportback. Finished product looks really good and 100x better than the OEM LED lights that come on the A3's.

    I'll see if i can find the thread..
     
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    I want to see this!!
     
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    [​IMG]

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    I like that! I wonder if there are any errors from the headlights??
    do you have the thread for that?
     
  13. v1raj

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    Thats the one :icon_thumright:

    Although, i would have tinted the orange areas.
     
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    thats isnt bad, the lad done a good job on them :icon_thumright:
     
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    He's on here Rick iirc. Yanks are required to have the orange, I'm glad we don't :laugh:
     
  17. A3SBQ

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    Holly shxx. That's nice. I have always fancy the A4 lights over the A3 once.
    Tell me more about this.
    What is required to complete this?
     
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    Someone could seriously run a business out of making these..
     
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    To do so?
     

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