(FOR-1313) Ford F150 MX / SW Series Upper Grille Installation Details

(FOR-1313) Ford F150 MX / SW Series Upper Grille

Products : FOR1313B , FOR1313S , FOR1313SW

Install Step #1:
Our 2009 Project Ford F-150 Truck in need of a GrillCraft MX-Series Mesh Grille.
Install Step #2:
Open the hood and remove the nuts located on the back side of the grille.
Install Step #3:
We recommend using a "Nylon Pry Bar" in order to remove grille shell clips. Nylon Pry Bar are availble at Harbor Freight Tools. www.harborfreight.com Item# 95214
Install Step #4:
Place plastic pry bar under grille shell in order to release grille shell clip.
Install Step #5:
Note locations of the grille shell clips.
Install Step #6:
A view of the grille shell clip.
Install Step #7:
Now remove grille shell from vehicle.
Install Step #8:
Using a pair of Diagonal Cutters, cut the center section of the grille out of the shell.
Install Step #9:
Here’s another view of the center section cut out.
Install Step #10:
Place the insert into the grille shell. The insert sits on top of the black shell reinforcement.
Install Step #11:
Make sure the Grille likes up perfectly around the shell, sitting above the black textured section.
Install Step #12:
Using a scribe, mark the locations of the mounting tab center holes through the insert onto the grille shell.
Install Step #13:
Make sure to press firmly on the grille while marking to ensure a proper fitment.
Install Step #14:
With the insert removed, drill the marked holes using a 3/16 Drill Bit.
Install Step #15:
What the holes should look like.
Install Step #16:
Place the insert back into the shell lining up all the mounting to the holes created.
Install Step #17:
Locate all of the Included Hardware
Install Step #18:
Using the included hardware, Attach the grille insert to the shell as so.
Install Step #19:
With all screws in, tighten them to the grille shell. Be sure not to over tighten.
Install Step #20:
Re-install the grille shell onto your truck & you are FINISHED!
Install Step #21:
Our Project 2014 Ford F-150 ECOBOOST Truck shown with our GrillCraft MX Series Black Mesh Upper & Lower Grille inserts.
Install Step #22:
Our Project 2014 Ford F-150 ECOBOOST Truck shown with our GrillCraft MX Series Silver Mesh Upper & Lower Grille inserts.
Install Step #23:
Our Project 2014 Ford F-150 ECOBOOST Truck shown with our GrillCraft SW Series Polished Mesh Upper & Lower Grille inserts.

These installations steps pertain to the following vehicles:


Year Make Model Submodel Fitment Notes
2014 Ford F-150 FX2 N / A
2014 Ford F-150 FX2 N / A
2014 Ford F-150 FX2 N / A
2014 Ford F-150 FX4 N / A
2014 Ford F-150 FX4 N / A
2014 Ford F-150 FX4 N / A
2014 Ford F-150 King Ranch N / A
2014 Ford F-150 King Ranch N / A
2014 Ford F-150 King Ranch N / A
2014 Ford F-150 Lariat N / A
2014 Ford F-150 Lariat N / A
2014 Ford F-150 Lariat N / A
2014 Ford F-150 Limited N / A
2014 Ford F-150 Limited N / A
2014 Ford F-150 Limited N / A
2014 Ford F-150 Platinum N / A
2014 Ford F-150 Platinum N / A
2014 Ford F-150 Platinum N / A
2014 Ford F-150 STX N / A
2014 Ford F-150 STX N / A
2014 Ford F-150 STX N / A
2014 Ford F-150 XL N / A
2014 Ford F-150 XL N / A
2014 Ford F-150 XL N / A
2014 Ford F-150 XLT N / A
2014 Ford F-150 XLT N / A
2014 Ford F-150 XLT N / A
2013 Ford F-150 FX2 N / A
2013 Ford F-150 FX2 N / A
2013 Ford F-150 FX2 N / A
2013 Ford F-150 FX4 N / A
2013 Ford F-150 FX4 N / A
2013 Ford F-150 FX4 N / A
2013 Ford F-150 King Ranch N / A
2013 Ford F-150 King Ranch N / A
2013 Ford F-150 King Ranch N / A
2013 Ford F-150 Lariat N / A
2013 Ford F-150 Lariat N / A
2013 Ford F-150 Lariat N / A
2013 Ford F-150 Limited N / A
2013 Ford F-150 Limited N / A
2013 Ford F-150 Limited N / A
2013 Ford F-150 Platinum N / A
2013 Ford F-150 Platinum N / A
2013 Ford F-150 Platinum N / A
2013 Ford F-150 STX N / A
2013 Ford F-150 STX N / A
2013 Ford F-150 STX N / A
2013 Ford F-150 XL N / A
2013 Ford F-150 XL N / A
2013 Ford F-150 XL N / A
2013 Ford F-150 XLT N / A
2013 Ford F-150 XLT N / A
2013 Ford F-150 XLT N / A