(FOR-1206) Ford Expedition MX / SW Series Lower Grille Installation Details

(FOR-1206) Ford Expedition MX / SW Series Lower Grille

Products : FOR1206B , FOR1206S , FOR1206SW

Install Step #1:
Here is our project Ford Expedition needing a GrillCraft Sport grille for added styling.
Install Step #2:
Remove the clips holding the radiator shroud by pressing the center of the clip down to release.
Install Step #3:
Once all clips are out, remove the radiator shroud from the vehicle.
Install Step #4:
Remove the Two (2) Torx screws on the left and right holding the bumper and grill assembly.
Install Step #5:
To remove the bumper and grille assembly, you'll need to release the tabs from the support by pushing down on them while pulling toward you.
Install Step #6:
To remove the bumper and grille assembly, you'll need to release the tabs from the support by pushing down on them while pulling toward you.
Install Step #7:
With both tabs released, they should come out freely. Once released on one side, repeat on the other.
Install Step #8:
Another view of the tabs released.
Install Step #9:
Using a 10mm Socket with an extension, remove the two 10mm bolts holding the bumper to the fender. Repeat on other side.
Install Step #10:
These are the two bolts removed. There are two on each side of the bumper cover.
Install Step #11:
Using a 6mm socket or a wrench, remove the small screws holding the splash-shields to the bumper.
Install Step #12:
There are two more screws located underneath the bumper that will need to be removed as well.
Install Step #13:
These are the two screws holding the splash-shields underneath the bumper.
Install Step #14:
Three screws in total hold on the splash shields.
Install Step #15:
Unclip the side of the bumpers from the fenders and the bumper should come off the vehicle easily.
Install Step #16:
Using a clamping tool(vice grips works perfect)place the grille insert into the bumper. Align the fitment and location of the insert and with a sharp pick/scribe tool, mark the location of the mounting holes through the three tabs.
Install Step #17:
Using a 3/16" Drill Bit, drill the holes for the mounting tabs in the three marked locations.
Install Step #18:
Locate the included hardware. And mount the grille insert to the bumper. Be sure not to over tighten the screws.
Install Step #19:
Re-install the grille to the bumper and the bumper to the vehicle in reverse order of removal. Your finished product should look like so with our SW-Series Mesh Grille!
Install Step #20:
Our project Ford Expedition with our Signature GrillCraft SW-Series Mesh Grille installed.
Install Step #21:
Our project Ford Expedition with our Signature GrillCraft MX-Series Black Mesh Grille installed.
Install Step #22:
Our project Ford Expedition with our Signature GrillCraft MX-Series Black Mesh Grille installed.
Install Step #23:
Our project Ford Expedition with our Signature GrillCraft MX-Series Black Mesh Grille installed.
Install Step #24:
Our project Ford Expedition with our Signature GrillCraft MX-Series Silver Mesh Grille installed.
Install Step #25:
Our project Ford Expedition with our Signature GrillCraft MX-Series Silver Mesh Grille installed.
Install Step #26:
Our project Ford Expedition with our Signature GrillCraft MX-Series Silver Mesh Grille installed.

These installations steps pertain to the following vehicles:


Year Make Model Submodel Fitment Notes
2006 Ford Expedition Eddie Bauer N / A
2006 Ford Expedition Eddie Bauer N / A
2006 Ford Expedition Eddie Bauer N / A
2006 Ford Expedition King Ranch N / A
2006 Ford Expedition King Ranch N / A
2006 Ford Expedition King Ranch N / A
2006 Ford Expedition Limited N / A
2006 Ford Expedition Limited N / A
2006 Ford Expedition Limited N / A
2006 Ford Expedition XLS N / A
2006 Ford Expedition XLS N / A
2006 Ford Expedition XLS N / A
2006 Ford Expedition XLT N / A
2006 Ford Expedition XLT N / A
2006 Ford Expedition XLT N / A
2006 Ford Expedition XLT Sport N / A
2006 Ford Expedition XLT Sport N / A
2006 Ford Expedition XLT Sport N / A
2005 Ford Expedition Eddie Bauer N / A
2005 Ford Expedition Eddie Bauer N / A
2005 Ford Expedition Eddie Bauer N / A
2005 Ford Expedition Limited N / A
2005 Ford Expedition Limited N / A
2005 Ford Expedition Limited N / A
2005 Ford Expedition XLS N / A
2005 Ford Expedition XLS N / A
2005 Ford Expedition XLS N / A
2005 Ford Expedition XLT N / A
2005 Ford Expedition XLT N / A
2005 Ford Expedition XLT N / A
2004 Ford Expedition Eddie Bauer N / A
2004 Ford Expedition Eddie Bauer N / A
2004 Ford Expedition Eddie Bauer N / A
2004 Ford Expedition NBX N / A
2004 Ford Expedition NBX N / A
2004 Ford Expedition NBX N / A
2004 Ford Expedition XLS N / A
2004 Ford Expedition XLS N / A
2004 Ford Expedition XLS N / A
2004 Ford Expedition XLT N / A
2004 Ford Expedition XLT N / A
2004 Ford Expedition XLT N / A
2004 Ford Expedition XLT Sport N / A
2004 Ford Expedition XLT Sport N / A
2004 Ford Expedition XLT Sport N / A
2003 Ford Expedition Eddie Bauer N / A
2003 Ford Expedition Eddie Bauer N / A
2003 Ford Expedition Eddie Bauer N / A
2003 Ford Expedition XLT N / A
2003 Ford Expedition XLT N / A
2003 Ford Expedition XLT N / A