(ACU-2217) Acura RSX MX Series Upper Grille Installation Details

(ACU-2217) Acura RSX MX Series Upper Grille

Products : ACU2217B , ACU2217S

Install Step #1:
Our project Acura RSX in need of a GrillCraft Sport grille.
Install Step #2:
Remove the plastic fasteners that secure the upper grille cover trim.
Install Step #3:
Pull back on upper grille to gain access to the grille fastners.
Install Step #4:
Remove upper grille fastners as shown.
Install Step #5:
Remove upper grille from vehicle as shown.
Install Step #6:
Cut out the center emblem section of the factory grille.
Install Step #7:
Trim factory grille plastic for grille insert mounting tabs. Place the GrillCraft upper grille against factory grille then mark upper mounting pin locations.
Install Step #8:
Drill 3/16 inch hole for grille insert upper mounting pins.
Install Step #9:
Drill 3/16 inch hole for lower mounting screws.
Install Step #10:
trim a little bit of plastic out for the lower mounting screw as shown.
Install Step #11:
Now you can cut out the remaining center section of the factory grille. It is always best to mark and drill your mounting screw locations before cutting out the complete grille center.
Install Step #12:
Place grille insert pins into the factory grille shell as shown.
Install Step #13:
The grille insert mounting pin fastners.
Install Step #14:
The lower mounting hardware. It is always best to paint mounting hardware flat black when installing a black grille.
Install Step #15:
Place mounting pin hardware in place.
Install Step #16:
Using a small nut driver to push fastner down works great.
Install Step #17:
Attach factory grille shell to vehicle bumper.
Install Step #18:
A view of the GrillCraft Rsx upper grille installed.
Install Step #19:
GrillCraft Grilles fit like a glove!!!
Install Step #20:
GrillCraft Grilles fit like a glove!!!
Install Step #21:
GrillCraft quality !!!!!!!!!!!!
Install Step #22:
Acura Rsx shown with GrillCraft upper and lower Mx Series mesh grille kit.
Install Step #23:
Acura Rsx shown with GrillCraft upper and lower Mx Series mesh grille kit.
Install Step #24:
Acura Rsx shown with GrillCraft upper and lower Mx Series mesh grille kit.

These installations steps pertain to the following vehicles:


Year Make Model Submodel Fitment Notes
2006 Acura RSX Base N / A
2006 Acura RSX Base N / A
2006 Acura RSX Type-S N / A
2006 Acura RSX Type-S N / A
2005 Acura RSX Base N / A
2005 Acura RSX Base N / A
2005 Acura RSX Type-S N / A
2005 Acura RSX Type-S N / A