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What can happen if you let a bird in your car.......

Discussion in 'Audi S4/A4/A4 Cab (B7 Chassis)' started by Richardesty, Aug 3, 2011.

  1. Richardesty
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    Richardesty loves quattro

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    I was at Cadwell Park at the weekend and saw some blokes tinkering at the front of an SLine B7
    I went over to have a look, and duly gave them some advice on how to dismantle the front end to extract the cause.

    This is what had happened:

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    This is the 'bird' that caused it:

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    :ohmy:
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  2. ScottD3
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    ScottD3 I want your faulty electronics

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    Wow, that made a mess.
    At least it was complete.

    How was everything else at the front end?
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  3. Richardesty
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    Richardesty loves quattro

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    Untouched! :meeting:
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  4. ScottD3
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    ScottD3 I want your faulty electronics

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    Lucky man.

    I hit a bird in a vectra once.
    Apart from the blood and feathers everywhere. It took out the the front grill,fans, Rad and some bits.
    Lucky it was a company car.
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    Wizza BÜBENGRÖPEN

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    Ouch! Very lucky is was only the grill and not bumper or as mentioned above the radiator!
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    Nobody else feel sorry for the bird?

    I need to man up!
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    It looks like a partridge and they taste good lol
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