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S3 E-Type

Exhaust Tailpipe
The Importance of the TailPipe finisher

by Dave Lacey

At the end of the exhaust there's this ~10 inch chrome piece which forms the 2 or four exhaust outlets that signify the model. If it's not fitted the pipes stop short of the numberplate plinth by a few inches....if you drive like this in a hot climate it destroys the number plate light (see image)
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There's an enormous amount of hot gas coming outta there! Believe it or not the lamps still come on..they're just covered with the remains of the previously-molten plastic lens....Luckily enough I found a replacement on eBay  :-)
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