Toyota Tacoma BG Series Upper Grille Installation Details

Toyota Tacoma BG Series Upper Grille

Products : TOY1951-BAC

Install Step #1:
Here is our project 2012 Toyota Tacoma in need of a GrillCraft BG-Series Sport Grille.
Install Step #2:
Using a screwdriver unclip the push clips along the top of the grille shell.
Install Step #3:
Remove bolts on the top of grille shell as shown.
Install Step #4:
Remove plastic clip located on right & left lower backside of the grille shell.
Install Step #5:
In order to remove grille shell you must unclip the six plastic tabs along the bottom of the grille shell. Pull forward on the grille shell while unclipping tab from the back side one at a time.
Install Step #6:
Remove grille shell from vehicle.
Install Step #7:
The factory grille center needs to be cut out.Please review cutting instructions before cutting grille center.
Install Step #8:
Protect the grille shell from getting scratched using masking tape.
Install Step #9:
Start by cutting the center section of the grille shell out first.
Install Step #10:
Shown here the center section has been cut out.
Install Step #11:
After cutting use a disc grinder in order to smooth out the cuts.
Install Step #12:
A view after cutting the grille center out.
Install Step #13:
A view after cutting the grille center out.
Install Step #14:
A view after cutting the grille center out.
Install Step #15:
Grille shell ready for grille insert install.
Install Step #16:
Place grille insert into grille shell.
Install Step #17:
While holding grille insert in place mark mounting bracket center hole locations.
Install Step #18:
Drill holes for the grille insert mounting screws.
Install Step #19:
Fasten grille insert using supplied hardware. Next install grille shell onto vehicle.
Install Step #20:
2012 Toyota Tacoma shown with GrillCraft upper & lower BG-Series grilles.
Install Step #21:
2012 Toyota Tacoma shown with GrillCraft upper & lower BG-Series grilles.
Install Step #22:
2012 Toyota Tacoma shown with GrillCraft upper & lower BG-Series grilles.
Install Step #23:
2012 Toyota Tacoma shown with GrillCraft upper & lower BG-Series grilles.
Install Step #24:
2012 Toyota Tacoma shown with GrillCraft upper & lower BG-Series grilles.
Install Step #25:
2012 Toyota Tacoma shown with GrillCraft upper & lower BG-Series grilles.

These installations steps pertain to the following vehicles:


Year Make Model Submodel Fitment Notes
2015 Toyota Tacoma Base will also fit TRD edition.
2015 Toyota Tacoma Pre Runner will also fit TRD edition.
2014 Toyota Tacoma Base will also fit TRD edition.
2014 Toyota Tacoma Pre Runner will also fit TRD edition.
2013 Toyota Tacoma Base will also fit TRD edition.
2013 Toyota Tacoma Pre Runner will also fit TRD edition.
2013 Toyota Tacoma X-Runner will also fit TRD edition.
2012 Toyota Tacoma Base will also fit TRD edition.
2012 Toyota Tacoma Pre Runner will also fit TRD edition.
2012 Toyota Tacoma X-Runner will also fit TRD edition.