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    diesel front bumper

    what are the extra slots at the bottom for above the bottom of the bumper? its been bugging me mine hasent got them but loads of vans and estates do (only guess mines had it replaced for a hatch)
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    Hmm, can you change that to English and let repeat? hehe.

    could possible be for fog lights?

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    It's an extra grill for Diesels to let more air get to the engine.

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    Also vauxhall on late diesels seemed to be hit and miss as to whether they had the extra grille-age or not.
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    thanks keif is it of any benifit (should really use the pc to type not the pda)
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    can u show me a pic im confused

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    They make your car go faster!

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    They are supposed to allow extra cooling air in around the radiator & intercooler.
    Doesn't make a lot of difference TBH.
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    ok cool my car sits just over 80 when warmed up so must be ok then thanks guys.
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