(LIN-3102-BAC) Lincoln Navigator BG Series Upper Grille Installation Details

(LIN-3102-BAC) Lincoln Navigator BG Series Upper Grille

Products : LIN3102-BAC

Install Step #1:
Here is our project Lincoln Navigator in need of a new GrillCraft BG Series Billet Grille.
Install Step #2:
Remove the bolts that secure the grille shell to the hood.
Install Step #3:
Remove the four bolts on the hood underside that secure grille shell to hood.
Install Step #4:
Remove the grille shell from vehicle.
Install Step #5:
Remove the threaded mounting studs from the back side of the grille shell.
Install Step #6:
Using a flat screwdriver press the plastic retainer tab in order to release grille center from chrome grille shell.
Install Step #7:
Seperate the back portion of the grille shell from the front section as shown.
Install Step #8:
Cut the plstic chrome clip tabs off the grille shell.
Install Step #9:
Sand smooth the area where you cut the tabs off at.
Install Step #10:
A view of the grille shell with plastic tabs removed from the backside.
Install Step #11:
Place the GrillCraft grille into the grille shell from the backside as shown.
Install Step #12:
Place the threaded grille studs removed in the earlier step into the grille.
Install Step #13:
Mark the lower angle bracket center hole onto the grille shell using a sharp scribe.
Install Step #14:
Drill hole into grille shell for the lower angle bracket screws.
Install Step #15:
The supplied "U" nuts.
Install Step #16:
Place the "U" nut onto the lower angle bracket.
Install Step #17:
A view of the "U" nut installed on the lower angle bracket.
Install Step #18:
The supplied lower screw.
Install Step #19:
Place screw into drilled hole.
Install Step #20:
The supplied grille shell reinforcement bracket.
Install Step #21:
Mount the reinforcement bracket onto the grille from the backside at the welded tab location as shown.
Install Step #22:
The supplied reinforcement bracket hardware.
Install Step #23:
A view of the reinforcement bracket mounted to the grille tab.
Install Step #24:
A view of the reinforcement bracket mounted to the grille.
Install Step #25:
Next install grille shell onto vehicle.

These installations steps pertain to the following vehicles:


Year Make Model Submodel Fitment Notes
2006 Lincoln Navigator Luxury N / A
2006 Lincoln Navigator Ultimate N / A
2005 Lincoln Navigator Base N / A
2004 Lincoln Navigator Base N / A
2003 Lincoln Navigator Base N / A