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Re: rear deck of TQC
On Fri, 7 Jul 1995, Bob D'Amato wrote:
> I have a question on the originality of the way the rear trunklid was
> painted. Currently it has a black top, from the hinge to the first bend,
> and the bottom lip under the license plate is black. Is this original? I
> would like to get it as close to original as possible. (ok, no remarks
> about the audi sport stripes then! :)
As far as I know the paint on my '83 TQC is original apart from some
touchups. As you mentioned the rear deck is black from the hinges to the
first crease. The indented area for the license plate is also black, but
not the bottom edge of the trunk lid.
Re: audi sport stripes?
One thing I have been wondering about is the pinstriping on my coupe that
runs along the lower crease of the doors and onto the front and rear
bumpers. I find it hard to believe that the German elves who built this
would have pinstriped it at the factory. Was this a dealer addition?
ex-Volvo 1800E (but always looking)