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post #1 of 8 (permalink) Old 9th January 2014, 10:56 Thread Starter
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I tow a caravan with my Antara and although it has the Original mud flap, it is useless. Due to the veh ride height i only have to go through one puddle and the caravan front is sprayed with crap! I was thinking i need to be able to extend the rear mud flap length and possibly width. ideally a slip on/off solution just for when i tow the caravan.

Anyone any ideas?

Thanks in advance

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post #2 of 8 (permalink) Old 9th January 2014, 20:41
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Hi, I know what you mean.I purchased a new caravan this year and wanted to keep it looking good, so I purchased a front breathable cover. it can stay in place when travelling and has a flap at the bottom to allow front locker access. best thing I ever did. Keeps the sunlight from damaging the GRP panel as well. ash=item2587c3822f
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post #3 of 8 (permalink) Old 10th January 2014, 10:05
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I wondered about buying a front cover but wondered if it might rub the windows as they soon mark,

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post #4 of 8 (permalink) Old 14th January 2014, 16:07
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These front covers fit into the awning rail so only fit vans with awning rails on both sides of the van.
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post #5 of 8 (permalink) Old 14th January 2014, 22:07
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My Ankara did not have any mud flaps at all so I am fitting much bigger ones on the rear
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post #6 of 8 (permalink) Old 15th January 2014, 08:12 Thread Starter
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The caravan front cover is a great idea but rather expensive!!.. i am going to try purchasing these:

i will try to attach to the existing OEM rear mudflaps.
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post #7 of 8 (permalink) Old 21st January 2014, 16:04
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Had my dealer fit a set of mud flaps to our Antara, could have saved the £100 though no difference to the driver and passenger sill, still gets filthy although trousers and skirts seem to help keep it clean more than the new mudflaps.
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post #8 of 8 (permalink) Old 25th February 2014, 22:57
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Fitting my rear flaps tomorrow.
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