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Would anyone like to sell me their engine cover from an S3?

Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by JamesS4cab, Jul 28, 2010.

  1. JamesS4cab
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    I am having my ITG fitted next weekend, and am looking for a decent s/h engince cover at a sensible price to cut up to fit. If anyone has one they are willing to part with for SENSIBLE money, then please please let me know!

    Much appreciated. :cool:
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    PM me what you think is sensible!
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    l sold mine for 100
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    I know someone on here got one for £50-60 and there is one on ebay inc MAF sensor and air ducting off a break for £125.
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    For reference they are £180 new.
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    I have a broken one here which came off my car when the RAC went to change my coilpacks. They bought me a brand new one. The damage is where you would be cutting away for the ITG so I was going to keep it. However, if you are interested, I can put up some pics and think up a price for you.
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    I have one for £50 + postage if any good...
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    Boydie and EvolutionV - you both have PM.
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    Slight change to my request now as I have removed my engone conver and can see that a desk monkey with some kind of cutting device could make a total mess of this..........

    So with that in mind, does anyone have an engine cover that has already been cut for a CAI that they want to sell me!

    Or perhaps there is a thread somewhere that offers some basic instructions on what to cut and where??

    Any help gratefully accepted!
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    lol, desk monkey lol, be brave, have a go!!!
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    There is a thread linked in the FAQs for cutting down an S3 engine cover.
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    Thanks Staz - I will take a look.

    Sarah - least I am honest......
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    I agree and its good, read the thread Staz mentioned, you will do good
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    Just read the thread. Thanks Staz.

    9" grinder seems a little excessive!!
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