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OEM vs. generic floormats ('90 V8Q)
My V8 (bought used) did not come with floormats. Just black carpeting.
The carpet is in good shape and I'd like to keep it that way.
Did the car originally come with mats; carpeted or rubber? Did the OEM mats
have any special features or ornamentation which makes them especially
desirable? (...other than holes to accommodate the mat positioning pegs in
front of the seats?)
The nearest Audi dealer and a local "performance" shop are quoting very
similar prices for "OEM quality" mats (~$120). My wife has noted that Al's
Auto Supply has car mats for $35 a set. How hard should I lobby for the
Real Thing? Is it worth it? Do you have a preferred vendor for floor mats?
I'd like some input before Christmas! Thanks.