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2009 Type S not colour coded.........

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Poppedi nto my local dealer the other day and to my amazement thy had a 2009 Type in black new grill all new kit etc. but was informed it will not be colour coded, no explanation given, but the show one definitely had grey plastic all round.............. not black!!!!

Any ideas guys??? or is this an old one thats been tarted up??

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Now why didn't you take some sneaky photos?
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I done the same dude, went in and they had a silver one in with the grill on and it was a 1.4 type s and it wasnt colour coded!??

Strange!!
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Guessing it wasn't economically viable...................

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Well, we all said that there maybe some minor changes to what was shown on the initial photo shots.
"We reserve the right to change specification" etc etc.
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The 1.4 Type S is not colour coded but the 1.8 & 2.2 are.

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Someone's on the ball!

Well done Neil.
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The 1.4 Type S is not colour coded but the 1.8 & 2.2 are.

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That'l explain it then
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Ah, what a con though!

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Another slap in the face for would be 1.4 owners.
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and yet......

http://www.civinfo.com/forum/2009-ci...-newcomer.html

strange, as this is an 09 car
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The moral is dont buy the 1.4
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and yet......

http://www.civinfo.com/forum/2009-ci...-newcomer.html

strange, as this is an 09 car
That one is a 1.8.
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Don't buy or if you did it then colour code it.
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