(TOY-1920) Toyota 4Runner MX Series Upper Grille Installation Details

(TOY-1920) Toyota 4Runner MX Series Upper Grille

Products : TOY1920B , TOY1920S

Install Step #1:
Our project 2010-2011 Toyota 4Runner in need of a upper custom MX Series GrillCraft Grille.
Install Step #2:
Remove the plastic clips that are located on the top of the grille shell. Push down on the center of the clip in order to release clip.
Install Step #3:
Next using a screwdriver remove clip as shown.
Install Step #4:
Remove plastic cover panel as shown.
Install Step #5:
Remove the plastic clips on the upper grille using a flat screwdriver.
Install Step #6:
Remove the bolt on the top of the upper grille as shown.
Install Step #7:
A view from the back side of the bumper cover showing the location of the plastic tabs securing upper grille to the bumper cover.
Install Step #8:
A view from the back side of the bumper cover showing the location of the plastic tabs securing upper grille to the bumper cover.
Install Step #9:
A view from the back side of the bumper cover showing the location of the plastic tabs securing upper grille to the bumper cover.
Install Step #10:
Remove upper grille shell from vehicle. With the upper grille removed access to the lower grille will be a breeze.
Install Step #11:
The factory upper grille center will need to be cut out for the GrillCraft upper grille.
Install Step #12:
Before cutting the grille center you will need to remove the plastic grille bracket as shown.
Install Step #13:
Here is the plastic grille bracket removed from the grille shell. You will need to reinstall the plastic bracket after grille insert has been installed.
Install Step #14:
Using a saw cut the factory grille center out.
Install Step #15:
Here is a view after the grille center has been cut out.
Install Step #16:
Place the GrillCraft grille insert into the factory grille shell from the front side as shown.
Install Step #17:
While holding grille insert in place mark mounting tab center hole locations onto grille shell as shown.
Install Step #18:
Drill 3/16 inch holes for the mounting screws.
Install Step #19:
The grille mounting screws.
Install Step #20:
Fasten the grille insert to the grille shell.Next mount grille shell onto the vehicle the bottom grille insert screws must be drilled into the bumper cover top plate.
Install Step #21:
Tape off and paint the area behind the grille using "Flat-Black" spray paint. Painting the A/C condensor and anything behind the grille black will make a big difference in the final appearance of your grille install.
Install Step #22:
Tape off and paint the area behind the grille using "Flat-Black" spray paint. Painting the A/C condensor and anything behind the grille black will make a big difference in the final appearance of your grille install.
Install Step #23:
Our project 2010-2011 Toyota 4Runner shown here with Black GrillCraft MX Series upper & lower mesh grille inserts installed
Install Step #24:
Our project 2010-2011 Toyota 4Runner shown here with Black GrillCraft MX Series upper & lower mesh grille inserts installed
Install Step #25:
Our project 2010-2011 Toyota 4Runner shown here with Black GrillCraft MX Series upper & lower mesh grille inserts installed
Install Step #26:
Our project 2010-2011 Toyota 4Runner shown here with Black GrillCraft MX Series upper & lower mesh grille inserts installed
Install Step #27:
Our project 2010-2011 Toyota 4Runner shown here with Black GrillCraft MX Series upper & lower mesh grille inserts installed
Install Step #28:
Our project 2010-2011 Toyota 4Runner shown here with Black GrillCraft MX Series upper & lower mesh grille inserts installed
Install Step #29:
Our project 2010-2011 Toyota 4Runner shown here with Black GrillCraft MX Series upper & lower mesh grille inserts installed
Install Step #30:
Our project 2010-2011 Toyota 4Runner shown here with Black GrillCraft MX Series upper & lower mesh grille inserts installed
Install Step #31:
Our project 2010-2011 Toyota 4Runner shown here with Black GrillCraft MX Series upper & lower mesh grille inserts installed
Install Step #32:
Our project 2010-2011 Toyota 4Runner shown here with Black GrillCraft MX Series upper & lower mesh grille inserts installed
Install Step #33:
Our project 2010-2011 Toyota 4Runner shown here with Black GrillCraft MX Series upper & lower mesh grille inserts installed

These installations steps pertain to the following vehicles:


Year Make Model Submodel Fitment Notes
2013 Toyota 4Runner Limited N / A
2013 Toyota 4Runner Limited N / A
2013 Toyota 4Runner SR5 N / A
2013 Toyota 4Runner SR5 N / A
2013 Toyota 4Runner Trail N / A
2013 Toyota 4Runner Trail N / A
2012 Toyota 4Runner Limited N / A
2012 Toyota 4Runner Limited N / A
2012 Toyota 4Runner SR5 N / A
2012 Toyota 4Runner SR5 N / A
2012 Toyota 4Runner Trail N / A
2012 Toyota 4Runner Trail N / A
2011 Toyota 4Runner Limited N / A
2011 Toyota 4Runner Limited N / A
2011 Toyota 4Runner SR5 N / A
2011 Toyota 4Runner SR5 N / A
2011 Toyota 4Runner Trail N / A
2011 Toyota 4Runner Trail N / A
2010 Toyota 4Runner Limited N / A
2010 Toyota 4Runner Limited N / A
2010 Toyota 4Runner SR5 N / A
2010 Toyota 4Runner SR5 N / A
2010 Toyota 4Runner Trail N / A
2010 Toyota 4Runner Trail N / A