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SilverGT604
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Sep 13, 4:32pm - #274239 
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?????

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Sep 13, 4:55pm - #274240 
hot glue... rofl

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Sep 13, 4:58pm - #274241 
Anything to zip tie it to?


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Sep 13, 4:58pm - #274242 
Screws.

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Sep 13, 5:16pm - #274243 
pigmys

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SilverGT604
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Sep 13, 7:19pm - #274244 
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 =(

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Sep 13, 7:34pm - #274245 
I used epoxy to secure mine, it's held up for a few months now.


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Sep 13, 7:50pm - #274246 
JB Weld.

get in, get out, get done...something like that.


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Sep 13, 7:53pm - #274247 
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

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Sep 13, 8:05pm - #274248 
yeah ill probably have this same problem

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Sep 13, 8:18pm - #274249 
yea i'm talking bout the bottom grill... what this "half circle things" you talking about...?????

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Sep 13, 10:29pm - #274250 
drill a couple holes and zip tie it to that happywink


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Sep 14, 11:24am - #274251 
wouldn't that be really noticable???

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Sep 14, 1:50pm - #274252 
(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.

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Sep 14, 2:04pm - #274253 
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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