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cheap ebay grill...HELP #274239 Sep 13, 4:32pm Sep 13, 4:32pm
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cheap ebay grill...HELP
okay.. i bought one of those grills of ebay for the lower part of my stock bumper. The grill was perfectly cut to just slide right into the bumper, the thing is therez nothing to hold it in.. there is this little metal flap that holds on to the top of the grill but theres nothing to hold the bottom part. So when you go fast it just slides in... what can i do?????

Re: cheap ebay grill...HELP [Re: SilverGT604] #274240 Sep 13, 4:55pm Sep 13, 4:55pm
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hot glue... rofl

Re: cheap ebay grill...HELP [Re: SilverGT604] #274241 Sep 13, 4:58pm Sep 13, 4:58pm
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Anything to zip tie it to?


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Re: cheap ebay grill...HELP [Re: sbocaj55] #274242 Sep 13, 4:58pm Sep 13, 4:58pm
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Screws.

Re: cheap ebay grill...HELP [Re: silver] #274243 Sep 13, 5:16pm Sep 13, 5:16pm
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Re: cheap ebay grill...HELP [Re: Mat] #274244 Sep 13, 7:19pm Sep 13, 7:19pm
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no... nothing to tie it to.. i was thinking about drilling 2 small holes to tie it down... but thatz a sumthing i would do if i had no choice.. this is sooo frustrating =(

Re: cheap ebay grill...HELP [Re: SilverGT604] #274245 Sep 13, 7:34pm Sep 13, 7:34pm
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I used epoxy to secure mine, it's held up for a few months now.


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Re: cheap ebay grill...HELP [Re: Chaz] #274246 Sep 13, 7:50pm Sep 13, 7:50pm
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Re: cheap ebay grill...HELP [Re: Chaz] #274247 Sep 13, 7:53pm Sep 13, 7:53pm
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Very simple, as long as it still has those half circle things to put screws into at the bottom, just put on a washer to the screw, put the screw through the top put another washer at the bottom and tighten it really really tight, this worked perfectly for me when i got rid of the engine bay plastics under the car and i had nothing to hold the grill onto the bumper,(i hope your talking about the bottom grill) LaTerZ

Re: cheap ebay grill...HELP [Re: Lyth0s] #274248 Sep 13, 8:05pm Sep 13, 8:05pm
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yeah ill probably have this same problem

Re: cheap ebay grill...HELP [Re: Celica2k] #274249 Sep 13, 8:18pm Sep 13, 8:18pm
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yea i'm talking bout the bottom grill... what this "half circle things" you talking about...?????

Re: cheap ebay grill...HELP [Re: SilverGT604] #274250 Sep 13, 10:29pm Sep 13, 10:29pm
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drill a couple holes and zip tie it to that happywink


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Re: cheap ebay grill...HELP [Re: Erick] #274251 Sep 14, 11:24am Sep 14, 11:24am
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wouldn't that be really noticable???

Re: cheap ebay grill...HELP [Re: SilverGT604] #274252 Sep 14, 1:50pm Sep 14, 1:50pm
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(silvergt604), and does the new grill have those half cricle things at the bottom to where you were supposed to attach the plastics to it with those clips.

Re: cheap ebay grill...HELP [Re: Lyth0s] #274253 Sep 14, 2:04pm Sep 14, 2:04pm
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what are these "half cricle" things you guyz are talking bout?? haha i'm clueless.. the grill is just a regular "wire fence" material cut into the shape of the opening of the bumper, thatz it.. nothing else was attached to it ...

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