(NIS-1533) Nissan Frontier MX Series Lower Grille Installation Details

(NIS-1533) Nissan Frontier MX Series Lower Grille

Products : NIS1533B , NIS1533S

Install Step #1:
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Install Step #2:
Remove the plastic clips along the top of the factory grille shell.
Install Step #3:
The clips are released using a Flat-head screwdriver as shown.
Install Step #4:
To remove the grille shell, there are 6 clips that need to be released. While pulling the grille shell towards you, release each clip one at a time from one side to the other.
Install Step #5:
The lower clips on the grille shell need to be pushed upward slightly to release.
Install Step #6:
With all clips released, the grille shell should come off like so, pulling away from the vehicle.
Install Step #7:
Next you'll need to remove the lower splash guard underneath the front bumper held on by 10mm bolts.
Install Step #8:
Once all bolts are removed, the splash guard should come right off.
Install Step #9:
Next you'll need to remove the clips on the upper side of the bumper opening. These clips are the same type as the ones holding the upper portion of the grille shell to the vehicle.
Install Step #10:
With the mesh grille placed into the bumper opening, mark the locations of the mounting tab center holes using a scribe tool.
Install Step #11:
At the marked locations, Drill 3/16 inch holes for the mounting screws.
Install Step #12:
Once drilled, the holes should look like so.
Install Step #13:
Locate the included hardware.
Install Step #14:
With the mesh insert back into the bumper, secure the insert with the provided hardware. It's easiest to thread the screws into the flat-nuts and tighten them once they are all in together.
Install Step #15:
For the center tab, place the screw through the insert and bumper, then thread the flat-nut onto the screw. From the top, you can secure the screw completely - Be sure not to over-tighten.
Install Step #16:
The screws on the sides should be mounted as so with the flat-nut right behind to tighten.
Install Step #17:
Use a 1/4 wrench to secure the screws. Be sure not to over-tighten.
Install Step #18:
Install all removed pieces in reverse order from removal. Our Nissan Frontier with GrillCraft MX Series Mesh grilles installed. Shown in black and also available in silver.
Install Step #19:
Our Nissan Frontier with GrillCraft MX Series Mesh grilles installed. Shown in black and also available in silver.
Install Step #20:
Our Nissan Frontier with GrillCraft MX Series Mesh grilles installed. Shown in silver and also available in black.
Install Step #21:
Our Nissan Frontier with GrillCraft MX Series Mesh grilles installed. Shown in black and also available in silver.
Install Step #22:
Our Nissan Frontier with GrillCraft MX Series Mesh grilles installed. Shown in silver and also available in black.
Install Step #23:
Our Nissan Frontier with GrillCraft MX Series Mesh grilles installed. Shown in black and also available in silver.
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Our Nissan Frontier with GrillCraft MX Series Mesh grilles installed. Shown in silver and also available in black.

These installations steps pertain to the following vehicles:


Year Make Model Submodel Fitment Notes
2018 Nissan Frontier Desert Runner N / A
2018 Nissan Frontier Desert Runner N / A
2018 Nissan Frontier PRO-4X N / A
2018 Nissan Frontier PRO-4X N / A
2018 Nissan Frontier S N / A
2018 Nissan Frontier S N / A
2018 Nissan Frontier SL N / A
2018 Nissan Frontier SL N / A
2018 Nissan Frontier SV N / A
2018 Nissan Frontier SV N / A
2017 Nissan Frontier Desert Runner N / A
2017 Nissan Frontier Desert Runner N / A
2017 Nissan Frontier PRO-4X N / A
2017 Nissan Frontier PRO-4X N / A
2017 Nissan Frontier S N / A
2017 Nissan Frontier S N / A
2017 Nissan Frontier SL N / A
2017 Nissan Frontier SL N / A
2017 Nissan Frontier SV N / A
2017 Nissan Frontier SV N / A
2016 Nissan Frontier Desert Runner N / A
2016 Nissan Frontier Desert Runner N / A
2016 Nissan Frontier PRO-4X N / A
2016 Nissan Frontier PRO-4X N / A
2016 Nissan Frontier S N / A
2016 Nissan Frontier S N / A
2016 Nissan Frontier SV N / A
2016 Nissan Frontier SV N / A
2015 Nissan Frontier Desert Runner N / A
2015 Nissan Frontier Desert Runner N / A
2015 Nissan Frontier PRO-4X N / A
2015 Nissan Frontier PRO-4X N / A
2015 Nissan Frontier S N / A
2015 Nissan Frontier S N / A
2015 Nissan Frontier SV N / A
2015 Nissan Frontier SV N / A
2014 Nissan Frontier Desert Runner N / A
2014 Nissan Frontier Desert Runner N / A
2014 Nissan Frontier PRO-4X N / A
2014 Nissan Frontier PRO-4X N / A
2014 Nissan Frontier S N / A
2014 Nissan Frontier S N / A
2014 Nissan Frontier SV N / A
2014 Nissan Frontier SV N / A
2013 Nissan Frontier Desert Runner N / A
2013 Nissan Frontier Desert Runner N / A
2013 Nissan Frontier PRO-4X N / A
2013 Nissan Frontier PRO-4X N / A
2013 Nissan Frontier S N / A
2013 Nissan Frontier S N / A
2013 Nissan Frontier SV N / A
2013 Nissan Frontier SV N / A
2012 Nissan Frontier PRO-4X N / A
2012 Nissan Frontier PRO-4X N / A
2012 Nissan Frontier S N / A
2012 Nissan Frontier S N / A
2012 Nissan Frontier SV N / A
2012 Nissan Frontier SV N / A
2011 Nissan Frontier PRO-4X N / A
2011 Nissan Frontier PRO-4X N / A
2011 Nissan Frontier S N / A
2011 Nissan Frontier S N / A
2010 Nissan Frontier PRO-4X N / A
2010 Nissan Frontier PRO-4X N / A
2010 Nissan Frontier XE N / A
2010 Nissan Frontier XE N / A
2009 Nissan Frontier PRO-4X N / A
2009 Nissan Frontier PRO-4X N / A
2009 Nissan Frontier XE N / A
2009 Nissan Frontier XE N / A