The cheaper carbon fibre effect. As well as replacing the tired and usually faded original scuttle vents with a cosmetic improvement, these cowls also act as a cold air intake by scooping and directing cooler ambient air below the scuttle cowl and into your air intake. This will only fit Gen 1 Minis which include.
Color: Gloss finish with carbon weave. Fitment: For BMW MINI R series. Easy to use stick on application, if bonded to fit.
Fitting tabs also included if you prefer to bolt on rather than bond on. Made for perfect fit, all fitting hardware included. Completely change the appearance of your car with this carbon fibre upgrade and intake.
Replace your OEM scuttle vents for a more unique and stylish look. We have more carbon Fibre products for Mini Coopers, check them out in our store. Open the bonnet ant remove the OEM scuttle vents by pushing them out from underneath. There are clips on one side. Once removed use whichever bonding agent around the recessed lip of the exposed scuttle vent.
Carefully apply the carbon fibre replacements making sure to wipe away any excess bonding agent with a damp cloth. Press firmly three minutes until the covers have completely bonded handle. Repeat for the other side.We recommend not driving the car for 48 hours until the bonding agent has fully set. Please refer to the instructions on the bonding agent you decide to use. If you prefer to bolt-in please see below.
Attach the 4 tabs to the underside of the scuttle vents, tightening up 2 on one side until the tabs become wedged and difficult to move (washers may be needed). Tighten the other 2 tabs until they are nearly wedged but with a little play. Carefully fit the scuttle vent, sliding the completely wedged side in first and manoeuvre the tabs from underneath. Tighten the looser tabs with an Allen key from underneath (this will take some patience) 6. Although these are quite easy to fit and usually will take 20 minutes, it does require a great deal of patience.If you are not confident, we always recommend professional installation. 2 x TRiX Genuine Carbon Fibre Scuttle vents. 8 x Fitting tabs 8 x Bolts. We stock many carbon fibre parts for BMW Mini Coopers, including badges, fenders and spoilers. Take a look in our store. Check out our other auctions for more cool stuff. This item is in the category "Vehicle Parts & Accessories\Car Tuning & Styling\Body & Exterior Styling\Other Exterior Styling". The seller is "trx_bits" and is located in this country: GB. This item can be shipped worldwide.