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Re: new caddy with mods planned

Post by lord-dudester » Fri Jun 28, 2019 10:05 am

Barbel330 wrote:
Fri Jun 28, 2019 8:43 am


I’d definitely trim the duct rather than cutting up the adblue tank. Then matt black the tank where it’s visible through the duct if it’s not already black.

You could gently heat the tank up in the offending area and carefully reshape it but it’s risky and it would need to be empty.
Ah some good ideas there. Thanks! I’d not considered those

Unfortunately the tanks don’t come cheap some I’m swaying away from fiddling with it

For 60 quid and a bit of a stab it’s worth trimming the ducts down first. Gonna attack it with the grinder at the wk end 👍🏻

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Re: new caddy with mods planned

Post by Stedlocks » Fri Jun 28, 2019 6:05 pm

It's going to look so good when it's done though fella!

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Re: new caddy with mods planned

Post by lord-dudester » Fri Jun 28, 2019 9:28 pm

No matter what. It’s going on this wk end.

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Re: new caddy with mods planned

Post by lord-dudester » Mon Jul 08, 2019 3:48 pm


Attacked the vent with the grinder ! It fits Image

Just need to get some decent U nuts and fixings to pin it all on and we’re rolling for this wk end Image

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Re: new caddy with mods planned

Post by Timw144 » Mon Jul 08, 2019 5:13 pm

Looking really good dude I need to get mine sat like yours ! Did removing the roof bars leave holes that need filling?

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Re: new caddy with mods planned

Post by lord-dudester » Mon Jul 08, 2019 7:40 pm

Timw144 wrote:
Mon Jul 08, 2019 5:13 pm
Looking really good dude I need to get mine sat like yours ! Did removing the roof bars leave holes that need filling?
Thanks dude

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Re: new caddy with mods planned

Post by mark1a » Tue Jul 09, 2019 12:02 am

Part no is WHT-004-908 for the rubber seal bolts just over £1 each, for my mk4 check yours is the same before ordering.

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Re: new caddy with mods planned

Post by lord-dudester » Wed Jul 10, 2019 9:38 pm

So finally it’s on

Took a bit of trial and error getting to fit nice with the duct issue. But took it on and off and 300 times and trimmed it down a bit each time until it fitted nicely

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Re: new caddy with mods planned

Post by Giddy » Wed Jul 10, 2019 10:52 pm

Really nice looking caddy and the bumper suites it so well.
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Re: new caddy with mods planned

Post by Lister79 » Thu Jul 11, 2019 3:55 am

Very nice mate.


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Re: new caddy with mods planned

Post by Caddyluv » Thu Jul 11, 2019 6:29 am

Sweet


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Re: new caddy with mods planned

Post by brooneye » Thu Jul 11, 2019 8:03 am

Looks tidy pal


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Re: new caddy with mods planned

Post by Doc » Thu Jul 11, 2019 8:10 am

A battery angle grinder, a hacksaw, a hammer and chisel, just the tool you need to fit a bumper. :lol:
End result looks great buddy, I can't wait to see it.
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Re: new caddy with mods planned

Post by lord-dudester » Thu Jul 11, 2019 10:25 am

Doc wrote:
Thu Jul 11, 2019 8:10 am
A battery angle grinder, a hacksaw, a hammer and chisel, just the tool you need to fit a bumper. :lol:
End result looks great buddy, I can't wait to see it.
Don’t forget the tape measure! Just so I could clout it in exactly the right place! 😂😂

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Re: new caddy with mods planned

Post by pdargan22 » Thu Jul 11, 2019 10:28 am

Looks really good! I need to invest in a bumper ASAP!

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