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Wing Mirrors - Advice

Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by PH1L, Apr 29, 2010.

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    Alright guys bassically ive been offered a set of dumbos, just what im after at the perfect price, only problem being they're 5 door so my question is will they fit a 3 door?
    I did check my etka at home and couldnt even find wingmirors :( almost made myself late too in doing so

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    Phil
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    There was a thread on here recently where someone fitted a 3 door set on a 5 door so it looks like it's a common fitting
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    yeah it was scottie cant do anything at work anyway ta
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    Phil, Scotties went on with minor tweaking. These should go on yours with the same. Least if they are way out you can sell on! Go for it! You need new mirrors lol :yes:
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    haha mine wont require tweaking ive facelift frames i was just wondering if the plastic bit is the same between the 5 and 3 door
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    Just go for it if they are a bargain!!! Hows the car going?? Much progress with the mechanics?
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    just got it on the ground and driving sarah, getting back on it tomorrow had a wee break this week while i waited on parts ill boot my arse and get these mirrors for you :)
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    Wow, its coming along fairly quick now! You dont waste time! Good to have a break, and like I said, i'll fit in with you! :happy:
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    same i dont wanna take the piss though, yeah a guys comming in next week to do some panelbeating on the wing so the paintshop only has to check the alignment in the jig and then paint :) its taking aggggggeeesss though
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    lol, patience!
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    Checked etka mate, and there is different part numbers for 2 and 4 door models.

    You can make them fit though Phil :)
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    Ye I agree make them fit as its a challenge lol
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    haha is if i didnt have enough on :) ill think about it guys cheers
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    Say that again Nige :ninja:
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    Go on you know you want to...and think of the satisfaction when you've done them.....
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    Bloody site duplications mate.
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    Phew, least you dont have a stutter!!! I say a stutter! lol
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    Bloody site duplications mate.























    Sorry thats my stutter :jester:
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    lmfao
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    haha, youre all well up for making my life hard eh? think ill try and source 3 door ones got far too much on my plate atm reaally need to take holidays to get the car done, cant its farr too busy at work :(
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    Aw! its a shame you're not more central, we could all lend a hand then! That would get it done alot faster!!! (Not saying it would be the quality you'd want though lol)
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    haha i am in tghe very centre, everything revolves around me :laugh: thanks for the offer, you know what they say about too many cooks though
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    lol, indeed! But it would be fun for the rest of us haa haa! Not our car!!!
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