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    some fella has said he will carbon fibre this engine cover and put the vxr sticker on for 18 quid but i have to send it to him so would the car be ok for few days without the cover or not?
    heres the link
    http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/Astra-VXR-carb...item4154a11a81

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    it will be ok mate
    Vectra vxr custome remaps egr deletes dpf and diagnostic work all remaps are custome bench tuning avalible all genuine equipment PM for info

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    Vehicle : Vectra and a Signum

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    agreed, i removed the covers on all mine.. lost the screws and never put em back on..
    My old Signum, the animal; she now rests in pieces in several other members cars.. https://www.vectra-c.com/forum/garag...vehicle&id=200
    The wifes vec show car, started as a standard daily driver and ended up like this. https://www.vectra-c.com/forum/garag...vehicle&id=709



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    dont put the vxr sticker on its not a vxr lol but i cant see why not as it just covers the coilpack (if its same as my 2.0t)

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    its 1.8vvt mate, i know its not a vxr but as it stands for vauxhall racing im happy to promote the cause

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    its your motor mate, just looks abit daft if you ever have to take it to a garage or anybody looks under bonnet to see no turbo and a tiny lump with a vxr sticker on, its a great looking car (jealous) i wouldnt ruin it.

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    Vectra vxr custome remaps egr deletes dpf and diagnostic work all remaps are custome bench tuning avalible all genuine equipment PM for info

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    but you already have an OPC badge on your grille... having a VXR badge on the engine cover is a bad call... I know somebody on here who could get you a mondeo badge for the back if you like...
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    Quote Originally Posted by Caveman_nige View Post
    but you already have an OPC badge on your grille... having a VXR badge on the engine cover is a bad call... I know somebody on here who could get you a mondeo badge for the back if you like...
    lol

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    lol cheers m8, also do it in blue with opc on it

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