Body, Paint & Styling Removing roof rails...?

Discussion in '1st Generation (2004-2011)' started by MattyP, Sunday 4th Oct, 2015.

  1. MattyP Junior Member ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆

    United Kingdom Matt Reading
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    Hi All,
    Has anybody recently removed their aero roof rails? I would like to remove mine as i have no use for them, wanted i wanted to know was if i do will i have to get a new plastic trim that runs the length of the roof? If so are these trims easily available and would anybody be intrested in the rails im removing? Any help greatly appreciated!
     
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  2. Ichiban Founder Staff Team

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    I will knock a guide up for you however put the rails on sale here as someone will snap them up.
     
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  3. MattyP Junior Member ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆

    United Kingdom Matt Reading
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    Thanks Ichiban, once i get them off i will get them in the for sale section
     
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  4. Ichiban Founder Staff Team

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    Here you go this is the installation guide but the removal is the reverse. Good luck with the sale.
     

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  5. MattyP Junior Member ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆

    United Kingdom Matt Reading
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    Thats great thank you, looks fairly straight forward. Looks as if i will have to find some full length roof mouldings for it before i take them off others i will have gaps between the mouldings.
     
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  6. Ichiban Founder Staff Team

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    You could fabricate some pieces to fill the gap but it will stand out.
     
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  7. huk12 Junior Member ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆

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    Are you selling them or we can do some deal .