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Where do you buy your number plates?

Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by roston100, Dec 27, 2012.

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    Ive used 2 companies online to make me a number plate over the past year but both have been shocking. The first set faded within weeks and the second set are bubbling massively.

    I am only after a set of standard number plates with GB and euro logo and a custom piece of writing below the characters.

    Any links would be great :)
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    monopole pro-monopole-ish-ism-istic

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    I believe writing underneath is ilegal now.. but i use NPScotland :)
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    I just mean a company name - is that illegal?
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    I bought mine off ebay, seller "iankaren" for £12 I got a pair, completely road legal, had no issues at all with them
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    no, i think all number plates have to have the makers name on them iirc
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    Must have producers name and postcode, the plate must also have the BS number also.

    You are not allowed graphics, logos or embelems on the plate.

    You see a lot of dealers now doing a plate with a lipped bottom edge displaying their logo and details as its not on the plate area.
    Its very close to being illegal and "not in sprit of the law"
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    krisavant 4th set of a wheels in a year

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    +1 for halords, and if they stard to fade/crack/bubble you can go back in with them...
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    Aldi
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