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Where can I find an illustration of the under-body panels, like skid-plates or sound deadeners, as VW calls them?

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  • jmorrison469 Jul 29, 2009

    Many thanks. I knew the dealers had that capability, but thought it might be "out there" somewhere as well.

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Your best bet here is to go into a vw main dealer parts and ask them to show you on there computer screen as they use a system called ETCA and they can then print these pages off for you to look at , hope this helps

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