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Author Topic: Mudflaps  (Read 5031 times)

Offline benali

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Mudflaps
« on: March 18, 2014, 03:49:53 PM »
My '04 Alhambra's got rust breaking out on the sills and lower door edges. Nothing too bad yet, but I've found a local bodyshop you said they could sort it out for a couple of hundred quid, so seeing as I am looking to keep the car for another 3 years, it seems worth doing.
Anyway, I think I'll invest in some mudflaps which is what I should have done a few years back when I bought the car! I can only see the ford branded ones available, can anyone recommend suitable mudflaps for the Alhambra?

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Re: Mudflaps
« Reply #2 on: March 19, 2014, 07:38:12 AM »
Thanks for the link gregers. I wonder how well they'd fit with them being universal though.
It would be nice to find something more specific. I need to do some more searching, I wonder what Seat would have fitted if you spec'd it from new?

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Re: Mudflaps
« Reply #3 on: March 19, 2014, 10:59:37 AM »
Also, given you have a 2004 model - you should have the plastic side extensions fitted. These require different mud flaps from the Galaxy.

VW do a set themselves, both for pre and post sill extensions - might be worth enquiring with them
03 Ford Galaxy 1.9 TDI 115 Ghia in Spruce Green Metallic
With cream leather interior, Full Bodykit, Remapped at 145bhp, Lowered on 18's
14 VW Tiguan 2.0 TDI 177 AWD R-Line in Deep Black Pearl
With panoramic sunroof, bi-xenon headlights remapped at 205bhp.
08 Ford Transit 2.2 TDI 115 in Frozen White
With retrofitted everything except another slidey door! :)

VCDS HEX/CAN - Scans/Coding done in Wiltshire in exchange for winegums! :)

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Re: Mudflaps
« Reply #4 on: March 20, 2014, 03:50:13 PM »
I don't think mines got the sill extensions you mention (see pic)?
Most probably only front ones I need as the back only sprays onto the plastic rear bumper.

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Re: Mudflaps
« Reply #5 on: March 21, 2014, 10:49:34 AM »
Nope, they havn't been fitted to yours so in theory and Mk1/Mk2 Galaxy mudflaps should be fine ;)
03 Ford Galaxy 1.9 TDI 115 Ghia in Spruce Green Metallic
With cream leather interior, Full Bodykit, Remapped at 145bhp, Lowered on 18's
14 VW Tiguan 2.0 TDI 177 AWD R-Line in Deep Black Pearl
With panoramic sunroof, bi-xenon headlights remapped at 205bhp.
08 Ford Transit 2.2 TDI 115 in Frozen White
With retrofitted everything except another slidey door! :)

VCDS HEX/CAN - Scans/Coding done in Wiltshire in exchange for winegums! :)

 

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