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Old 03-10-2015, 07:42 PM   #1
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HEX Vent install

In your opinion. What is the level of difficulty to install them.
I think they would look great on my ride.
Any sound advice or tips appreciated.

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Old 03-10-2015, 07:54 PM   #2
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I did mine in my garage. Just watch the you tube video. Use lots of tape and keep the surface of the jig saw clean. I think the worst part was drilling the first hole. After that there is no going back.
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Old 03-11-2015, 09:21 AM   #3
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I did mine in my garage. Just watch the you tube video. Use lots of tape and keep the surface of the jig saw clean. I think the worst part was drilling the first hole. After that there is no going back.
Jason P has it right!! Feel free to message us with any questions you have as well.

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Old 03-11-2015, 10:28 AM   #4
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+1. Did it in my garage too. My build thread has some pic...

Videos are a huge help...

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Old 03-11-2015, 03:46 PM   #5
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Thanks for the feedback.
The only concern I have is when I drill through the hood is the paint chipping near the hole since I have no hood stripes.
I know the tape is there but afraid when the tape is peeled off the paint will go with the tape.

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Old 03-11-2015, 04:18 PM   #6
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I had no issues @ all. Used new drill bits and took my time -- I triple taped mine to be sure...

You can see the first page of my build -- I have a link to the install if you want to see...

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Old 03-11-2015, 06:25 PM   #7
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As others have said, use the youtube video as a guide. I did mine in the garage also and had no problems. No reason to pay someone else for this.
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Old 03-11-2015, 09:17 PM   #8
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Man... i have had my hex vents in my closet for almost a year. I just need to bite the bullet and do it!!!
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Old 03-12-2015, 03:15 PM   #9
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Nivensid and Hammdo your installs looks like factory. Fantastic work.

I'm almost ready to pull the trigger and order the vents.

All I need to decide is whether to go with the unpainted or go with my Imperial Blue Metallic.

Decisions,Decisions!!

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Old 03-12-2015, 11:18 PM   #10
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As others have said, use the youtube video as a guide. I did mine in the garage also and had no problems. No reason to pay someone else for this.
Fantastic Job!! Thanks for showing the photos of your install!

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Old 03-12-2015, 11:24 PM   #11
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I had no issues @ all. Used new drill bits and took my time -- I triple taped mine to be sure...

You can see the first page of my build -- I have a link to the install if you want to see...

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http://www.camaro5.com/forums/showthread.php?t=378935

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Thanks for posting your install photos! Great Job! Your car is looking sharp. The headlight covers you put on look really great on your car as well.

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Old 03-13-2015, 09:09 AM   #12
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FYI THESE VENTS WILL FIT WITH THE BMR 2 POINT AND 4 POINT STRUT BAR. SO IF THAT IS A ISSUE FOR YOU DONT WORRY YOU ARE GOOD TO GO. SO ORDER YOUR VENTS TODAY
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Old 03-14-2015, 08:49 AM   #13
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Nice Job! Pumpkin is up soon for Hex Vent installation.

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Old 03-14-2015, 10:02 AM   #14
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Thanks for posting your install photos! Great Job! Your car is looking sharp. The headlight covers you put on look really great on your car as well.

Ray
Thanks! And the vents work great too with the new SC...


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