(TOY-1879/80) Scion TC MX Series Lower Grille Installation Details

(TOY-1879/80) Scion TC MX Series Lower Grille

Products : TOY1879B , TOY1879S , TOY1880B , TOY1880S

Install Step #1:
Our 2011 project Scion TC in need of a GrillCraft custom grille.
Install Step #2:
Open the hood and remove the plastic clips along the top of the plastic cover panel.
Install Step #3:
Remove the plastic cover panel as shown.
Install Step #4:
Remove the corner bumper cover clips.
Install Step #5:
Remove screws located in fender well.
Install Step #6:
Remove plastic clips located on the front section of the fender well as shown.
Install Step #7:
The removed plastic fender well clip.
Install Step #8:
Remove the bolts located on the front underside of the bumper cover.
Install Step #9:
The removed front underside bolts.
Install Step #10:
Pull bumper cover away from vehicle in order to unclip cover.
Install Step #11:
Bumper being unclipped from vehicle.
Install Step #12:
If your vehicle has factory fog lamps unclip the lamp socket before removing bumper cover.
Install Step #13:
Remove bumper cover from vehicle.
Install Step #14:
Paint the front bumper foam absorber using flat black spray paint. Painting the bottom portion of the absorber will make it unseen with the new lower grille installed.
Install Step #15:
Paint the area behind the lower grille using flat black spray paint.
Install Step #16:
Remove the factory plastic vents. Please note this is for vehicles without factory fog lamps.
Install Step #17:
Press on the plastic clips located on the backside of the plastic vent.
Install Step #18:
Removing factory side vent cover.
Install Step #19:
Remove the factory center plastic grille. Push on the plastic retainer clip from the backside in order to release grille.
Install Step #20:
Plastic center grille being removed from bumper cover.
Install Step #21:
Paint the back section of the side vent pocket using flat black spray paint.
Install Step #22:
A view of the side vent pocket after painting background flat black.
Install Step #23:
Place GrillCraft vent grille into side opening.While holding in place mark mounting tab center hole locations.
Install Step #24:
Drill 3/16 inch holes for the mounting screws.
Install Step #25:
Attach supplied "U" nuts onto mounting tabs as shown.
Install Step #26:
Attach vent grille mounting screws from the backside as shown.
Install Step #27:
Fasten vent grille screws.
Install Step #28:
Place lower grille into bumper opening as shown.
Install Step #29:
Align lower grille into lower bumper opening as shown.
Install Step #30:
The lower grille tabs will align with the factory bumper cover tabs as shown.
Install Step #31:
Drill 3/16 inch holes for the mounting screws.
Install Step #32:
Attach supplied screws and "Flat" nuts.
Install Step #33:
Fasten lower grille screws.
Install Step #34:
GrillCraft Grilles fit like a glove!
Install Step #35:
GrillCraft project Scion TC shown here with silver MX-Series mesh upper and lower grille kit installed.
Install Step #36:
GrillCraft project Scion TC shown here with silver MX-Series mesh upper and lower grille kit installed.
Install Step #37:
GrillCraft project Scion TC shown here with silver MX-Series mesh upper and lower grille kit installed.
Install Step #38:
GrillCraft project Scion TC shown here with Black MX-Series mesh upper and lower grille kit installed.
Install Step #39:
GrillCraft project Scion TC shown here with Black MX-Series mesh upper and lower grille kit installed.
Install Step #40:
GrillCraft project Scion TC shown here with silver MX-Series mesh upper and lower grille kit installed.
Install Step #41:
GrillCraft project Scion TC shown here with Black MX-Series mesh upper and lower grille kit installed.
Install Step #42:
GrillCraft project Scion TC shown here with silver MX-Series mesh upper and lower grille kit installed.
Install Step #43:
GrillCraft project Scion TC shown here with Black MX-Series mesh upper and lower grille kit installed.

These installations steps pertain to the following vehicles:


Year Make Model Submodel Fitment Notes
2013 Scion tC Base N / A
2013 Scion tC Base N / A
2013 Scion tC Base N / A
2013 Scion tC Base N / A
2012 Scion tC Base N / A
2012 Scion tC Base N / A
2012 Scion tC Base N / A
2012 Scion tC Base N / A
2011 Scion tC Base N / A
2011 Scion tC Base N / A
2011 Scion tC Base N / A
2011 Scion tC Base N / A