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My new Audi s3 has tarnished chrome boot rings and strip above

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My new Audi s3 has tarnished chrome boot rings and strip above exhaust
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Audi
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Expert:  Mike replied 2 years ago.
Hello and Welcome..

My name is ***** ***** Im happy to help / advise..

You dont give much info... please tell me how I can be of help ---

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Customer: replied 2 years ago.

The tarnishing on the chrome trim above exhaust pipes is in 2 places. It is black. Is it worth replacing and can they just remove it without taking the whole bumper off. What causes this. It appeared when the car was just a week old!

Expert:  Mike replied 2 years ago.
Hello again -

Thank you for your reply --

Evidently this is a manufacturing fault - the car is new - a 14 reg car... you are best advised to go back to the supplying dealer and complain about this.... they need to know -be made aware of this issue-- they will report back to Audi Hq... but for you - you will get the replacement done for free....

Too - its unlikely, but should you have the same issue again or with other chromed parts - they will you having reported it, deal with the issue FOC for you...

Im very pleased to have helped you - Do let me know if you need anything more --

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