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Old 03-26-2011, 12:32 PM   #18
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Are the brackets attached to the grill?? Or are they just sitting in there?
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Old 03-26-2011, 12:37 PM   #19
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Are the brackets attached to the grill?? Or are they just sitting in there?
hello, i superglued the brackets i made to the back of the grill, that way i could easily remove the plate (for pics or shows) and reinstall right away. i took it off the other day for pics and put it right back on when i was done. worked perfect.

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Old 03-26-2011, 02:04 PM   #20
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hello, i superglued the brackets i made to the back of the grill, that way i could easily remove the plate (for pics or shows) and reinstall right away. i took it off the other day for pics and put it right back on when i was done. worked perfect.

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Thanks,

I have an idea for a variation of your mod, from the pic, I wasn't sure how you were holding the plates on. Thanks for the help.
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Old 03-26-2011, 04:05 PM   #21
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you guys are lucky you can bend your plates. It's illegal to bend plates where I live =( 600 dollar fine if u cut or bend the plate. Since it legally belongs to the insurance company =(

Cool mod though
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Old 03-26-2011, 09:45 PM   #22
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you guys are lucky you can bend your plates. It's illegal to bend plates where I live =( 600 dollar fine if u cut or bend the plate. Since it legally belongs to the insurance company =(

Cool mod though
i hope it not illegal here
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Old 03-27-2011, 06:37 PM   #23
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i hope it not illegal here
My neighbor is a police office - specifically traffic duty - and he helped me with my mod
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Old 04-08-2011, 04:14 PM   #24
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I use toggle bolts to hold the factory bracket in place:


(not my pic)

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Old 04-08-2011, 07:24 PM   #25
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Now that is smooth. I like it

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Old 04-21-2011, 11:49 AM   #26
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Looks great Lupe! I removed my plate a few weeks ago but have been worried about the Houston cops getting me for it. I think I'll follow your lead with the brackets.

Thanks for posting!
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Old 04-25-2011, 09:40 PM   #27
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What size are the holes left behind so i can go buy some plugs.
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Old 04-25-2011, 10:11 PM   #28
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What size are the holes left behind so i can go buy some plugs.
hello bro, just trim retainers, i got them from pepboys., i went to their website, but could not find them, found them on autozones website
http://www.autozone.com/autozone/acc...uestid=1467877 the holes from the rivets are probably a little smaller than a 1/4

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Old 04-25-2011, 11:02 PM   #29
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Thank you. This mod makes the car look so much better.
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