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What Fog lights/Lamps do I need?

blodderz Feb 16, 2013

  1. blodderz

    blodderz Member

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    Irecently bought an A3 2.0TDI that came with the S3 kit. There were no fog lights fitted although there was one in the boot which I was told just needed fitting and I just needed to order another one. Anyway popped the bumper off today and the fog light that came with the car wont fit. Below is a photo of the fog light that I have got, I believe it is the wrong one? Could someone point me in the correct direction for which fog lights I need?

    Thanks,
    Andy

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  2. @udi A3

    @udi A3 Site Sponsor Site Sponsor VCDS Map User

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    Thats an 8L one, i assume the 8p is different?

    That piccy is identicle to the ones fitted to my non s3 8L bumper.
     
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    Thought that was possibly the case but just wanted some clarification. off to hunt on eBay for some 8P ones we go :)
     
  4. blodderz

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    Stuck already, found 2 different types of 8P fog lights, some are a circular fog light and some have a flat bottom. Can anyone shed some light?

    This is what my front end looks like
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  5. JPK

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    You need H11 fogs for S3 and S-Line bumpers
     
  6. chris.vincent3

    chris.vincent3 Own a BMW now, HOWEVER I still own VCDS! VCDS Map User

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    That looks like an 8P sport foglight? The flat bit at the top. But as mentioned you need the S-Line or S3 ones which are slightly different, also you may need the plugs.

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  7. blodderz

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    Do you have a photo or part number for the ones I need? I have no idea what I'm looking for and need to order some ASAP!

    Thanks
    -Andy
     
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    Sport has the flat edge & the Sline/S3 has the round type, the Sport ones have a different connector/wiring to the sline/s3 ones, so if yours was a sport before, it needs rewiring to suit.
     
  10. blodderz

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    Brilliant thank you very much JPK, got a brand new pair ordered for £44 from that link. Cheers NHN mine is an S-Line originally so won't need new wiring blocks :) thank god ha.
     
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    Quick bump. Thanks
     
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    If yours is the flat edge early s-lines, then that looks fine.
     
  14. Leon tfsi

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    Ok, thanks. Yes it is an early S line with the same bumper as one above.
     

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