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RE: headlight trim removal?

In addition to the plastic retainers there are four phillips screws that are
accessible when the bumper is removed.  In regards to the destruction of the
plastic retainers, mine popped out without breaking (4 times).  I just
re-inserted them each time.
chris perry

> ----------
> From: 	Smith, Kirby A[SMTP:kirby.a.smith@lmco.com]
> Sent: 	Wednesday, December 16, 1998 8:27 AM
> To: 	'Quattrolist'
> Subject: 	headlight trim removal?
> Greetings:
> 	Below the headlights on my 1988 90q is a trim strip that lies
> parallel to the bumper cover just above it.  It appears to be held in
> place
> at each end by extending an attached stud through a typical VAG plastic
> retainer attached to the fender.  Is this strip removed just by applying
> force to the stud from inside the fender?  Does this typically damage the
> plastic retainer so I should order some in advance of removal?  Thanks in
> advance.
>                 .... Kirby   (Kirby A. Smith)
>                               2 x 1988 90q
>                           New Hampshire USA