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Question a plea for help

currently own a 2007 V6 Tdi Altitude in the UK, i am trying to buy a set of side boards but all companys say that the flat ones not the tube type are not for the altitude, any help would be much appreciated.

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The issue is that the Altitude model has those side skirts that protrude outwards and the boards/tubes don't accomodate for such. If you willing to loose the skirts and put the regular rocker covers on instead you'd be able to do as you wish...
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Or you can cut and weld an extension to clear the skirt... but you will loose your front jack up slot. Rear is fine.

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