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Old 12-21-2012, 10:45 AM   #222
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Mine was just dropped off I took it out of the box but didn't unwrap it yet. mainly because this is what I woke up to this morning......
I just noticed you have a vert. Nice👍
The insert will look great on that vr vert
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Old 12-21-2012, 10:57 AM   #223
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I just noticed you have a vert. Nice👍
The insert will look great on that vr vert
Thanks, we love the car.. I have bought too much for it this month. I just ordered the 4 gauge pack yesterday.
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Old 12-21-2012, 11:05 AM   #224
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Thanks, we love the car.. I have bought too much for it this month. I just ordered the 4 gauge pack yesterday.
Sounds like you deserve it, after all it is the holiday season.
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Old 12-21-2012, 03:06 PM   #225
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I have a Question for ACS or anyone that has received thir insert.
Does yours have this stepdown on the back edge of the insert as seen in this picture? I was wondering it that was right and if I will have to trim that to get it to fit flush with the hood.
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Old 12-21-2012, 03:39 PM   #226
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I have a Question for ACS or anyone that has received thir insert.
Does yours have this stepdown on the back edge of the insert as seen in this picture? I was wondering it that was right and if I will have to trim that to get it to fit flush with the hood.
Looks like the overhang for the stock hood the ZL1 insert hangs over a little so I believe this is what that is (with the edge you will see exactly how far forward it will go on the car)
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Old 12-21-2012, 04:29 PM   #227
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Looks like the overhang for the stock hood the ZL1 insert hangs over a little so I believe this is what that is (with the edge you will see exactly how far forward it will go on the car)
I was wondering, so yours has that too?
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Old 12-21-2012, 04:46 PM   #228
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I was wondering, so yours has that too?
Not sure mine is scheduled to arrive on Monday so I will check.
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Old 12-21-2012, 05:01 PM   #229
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Not sure mine is scheduled to arrive on Monday so I will check.
Ok, from the way you said it I thought you had seen it.
maybe i will break out the instruction sheet in a little bit and see if it mentions it.
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Old 12-21-2012, 06:10 PM   #230
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Ok, from the way you said it I thought you had seen it.
maybe i will break out the instruction sheet in a little bit and see if it mentions it.
Well good news mine was sitting at the front door when I get home I will open it up in a little bit and check it out and let you know.

I might cut my hood this weekend to test fit it
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Old 12-21-2012, 06:20 PM   #231
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Well good news mine was sitting at the front door when I get home I will open it up in a little bit and check it out and let you know.

I might cut my hood this weekend to test fit it
Thanks, I can't tell anything from the instructions. All it says is test fit and trim as needed for a flush fit.
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I have it too ... Not sure either
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Old 12-21-2012, 06:59 PM   #233
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I have it too ... Not sure either
I guess it's supposed to be like that. After reading the instructions I may have to wait till spring to install it. That is going to kill me LOL
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Old 12-21-2012, 10:47 PM   #234
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That is correct. If anything the overhand has 1-2 mm (1/16'') over, xtra material left behind to give you adjustability during the install. Depending on how is sits on your hood you may need to sand this area down to as much as the part thickness of the rear.

The rear wall is made to be longer to cover the rear edge of the hood.

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I have a Question for ACS or anyone that has received thir insert.
Does yours have this stepdown on the back edge of the insert as seen in this picture? I was wondering it that was right and if I will have to trim that to get it to fit flush with the hood.
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Old 12-21-2012, 10:48 PM   #235
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They should all be similar within 1-2 mm.

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I was wondering, so yours has that too?
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Old 12-21-2012, 10:49 PM   #236
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If you have any specific questions, PM me. I am sure we can discuss any concerns.

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I guess it's supposed to be like that. After reading the instructions I may have to wait till spring to install it. That is going to kill me LOL
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Old 12-21-2012, 11:06 PM   #237
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If you have any specific questions, PM me. I am sure we can discuss any concerns.
Thanks for clearing my concern up for me. You have a great Company and sell quality products.
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Old 12-21-2012, 11:36 PM   #238
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I am ready to kick off my install I unpacked the hood taped off the posts as to not scratch the hood. I am going to be heading out to get the masking tape tomorrow and begin my cut tomorrow or Sunday depending on my schedule if all goes well I will have the insert test fitted for Christmas Eve. I will then take it Wednesday to the body shop to have them shoot it AGM and if all goes well pick it up Friday and install it

Here are a few photos I took tonight I opted to purchase the ZL1 water deflector as well with my kit.

The last photo is what it will look like painted

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