(SUB-1737) Subaru BRZ MX Series Lower Grille Installation Details

(SUB-1737) Subaru BRZ MX Series Lower Grille

Products : SUB1737B , SUB1737S

Install Step #1:
Our project Subaru BRZ in need of a Grillcraft MX-Series Grille.
Install Step #2:
Under the Hood, holding the Bumper is a black retaining bar, you must remove it by popping out the clips with a Flat Screw Driver.
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Then Remove the 10mm bolts holding the retaining bar to the core support.
Install Step #4:
The retaining bar should come right off with all screws and clips removed.
Install Step #5:
Remove the two bolts holding the bumper to the core support as well as the clips underneath the bumper.
Install Step #6:
You'll need to remove the (3) clips holding the fender-liner to the bumper with a flat screw driver.
Install Step #7:
Pop out the side markers by pushing the clip inward, releasing the light. Then, remove the small black clip holding the bumper to the fender right behind the light.
Install Step #8:
Twist the bulb socket out of the light and pull the side marker out of the bumper. It should come free easily.
Install Step #9:
Now you can unclip the bumper from the vehicle by gently pulling away from the vehicle.
Install Step #10:
Disconnect the lower bumper lights from the vehicle. The bumper should fully detach from the vehicle now.
Install Step #11:
With all clips and screws remove, the bumper should come right off.
Install Step #12:
With the bumper removed, place it on a sturdy support making sure it won't scratch or become damaged.
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For the following steps, you'll need a scribe or any sharp marking tool like the one pictured.
Install Step #14:
Place the grille insert into the bumper opening, making sure it's flush all the way around the opening. Now with your scribe tool, mark the center holes on the mounting tabs all the way around.
Install Step #15:
Using a 3/16" drill bit, drill the four (4) mounting holes for the insert.
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Mount the included U-Nuts onto the outer sides of the grille.
Install Step #17:
With the mesh insert placed into the bumper, use the included screws to mount the insert with the supplied flat-nuts.
Install Step #18:
The flat-nuts should mount as pictured. Tighten the two together being sure not to strip the threads.
Install Step #19:
With the screw tightened, the assembly should look like so.
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With the bumper back on the vehicle, your Suabru BRZ should look like this with a Proper Grillcraft Grille!
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With the bumper back on the vehicle, your Suabru BRZ should look like this with a Proper Grillcraft Grille!
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These installations steps pertain to the following vehicles:


Year Make Model Submodel Fitment Notes
2016 Subaru BRZ Limited N / A
2016 Subaru BRZ Limited N / A
2016 Subaru BRZ Premium N / A
2016 Subaru BRZ Premium N / A
2016 Subaru BRZ Series.HyperBlue N / A
2016 Subaru BRZ Series.HyperBlue N / A
2015 Subaru BRZ Limited N / A
2015 Subaru BRZ Limited N / A
2015 Subaru BRZ Premium N / A
2015 Subaru BRZ Premium N / A
2015 Subaru BRZ Series.Blue N / A
2015 Subaru BRZ Series.Blue N / A
2014 Subaru BRZ Limited N / A
2014 Subaru BRZ Limited N / A
2014 Subaru BRZ Premium N / A
2014 Subaru BRZ Premium N / A
2013 Subaru BRZ Limited N / A
2013 Subaru BRZ Limited N / A
2013 Subaru BRZ Premium N / A
2013 Subaru BRZ Premium N / A