(SUB-1738) Subaru Impreza MX Series Hood Scoop Grille Installation Details

(SUB-1738) Subaru Impreza MX Series Hood Scoop Grille

Products : SUB1738B , SUB1738S

Install Step #1:
Our Project Subaru Impreza Needing a GrillCraft Grille.
Install Step #2:
Under the hood, you'll need to partially-remove the sound dampener by removing the upper clips holding it in place.
Install Step #3:
Use a plastic pry-tool or flat blade screw driver to remove the clips.
Install Step #4:
Underneath the sound dampener, Remove the associated clips and nuts holding the hood scoop to the hood. Pointed to with yellow arrows.
Install Step #5:
Once all hardware is removed, pinch the center clip in the image to lift the hood scoop away from the hood.
Install Step #6:
With the Hood Scoop removed from the vehicle, place the mesh insert through the front.
Install Step #7:
Note the insert sits at a slight angle with the top of the grille behind the top edge of the scoop.
Install Step #8:
The side tabs sit flush with the edge of the hood scoop, and the center sits about a 3/16" away from the edge.
Install Step #9:
Using a sharp scribe tool, mark the locations of the mounting tabs.
Install Step #10:
With the mouting points marked, use a 3/16" drill-bit to drill the necessary mounting holes.
Install Step #11:
Re-install the mesh insert back into the hood scoop.
Install Step #12:
Locate the included hardware.
Install Step #13:
Place the screws through the tabs of the mesh insert.
Install Step #14:
Install a flat-nut on the opposite end of the screw.
Install Step #15:
Once all flat nuts are in place, tighten them being sure not to strip the screws.
Install Step #16:
Reinstall back onto vehicle and installation is complete. Shown here with our Black MX Series Upper & Lower Grille Kits.
Install Step #17:
Shown here with our Silver MX Series Upper & Lower Grille Kits.

These installations steps pertain to the following vehicles:


Year Make Model Submodel Fitment Notes
2019 Subaru WRX Base N / A
2019 Subaru WRX Base N / A
2019 Subaru WRX Limited N / A
2019 Subaru WRX Limited N / A
2019 Subaru WRX Premium N / A
2019 Subaru WRX Premium N / A
2019 Subaru WRX STI Base N / A
2019 Subaru WRX STI Base N / A
2019 Subaru WRX STI Limited N / A
2019 Subaru WRX STI Limited N / A
2018 Subaru WRX Base N / A
2018 Subaru WRX Base N / A
2018 Subaru WRX Limited N / A
2018 Subaru WRX Limited N / A
2018 Subaru WRX Premium N / A
2018 Subaru WRX Premium N / A
2018 Subaru WRX STI Base N / A
2018 Subaru WRX STI Base N / A
2018 Subaru WRX STI Limited N / A
2018 Subaru WRX STI Limited N / A
2017 Subaru WRX Base N / A
2017 Subaru WRX Base N / A
2017 Subaru WRX Base N / A
2017 Subaru WRX Limited N / A
2017 Subaru WRX Limited N / A
2017 Subaru WRX Limited N / A
2017 Subaru WRX Premium N / A
2017 Subaru WRX Premium N / A
2017 Subaru WRX Premium N / A
2017 Subaru WRX STI Base N / A
2017 Subaru WRX STI Base N / A
2017 Subaru WRX STI Base N / A
2017 Subaru WRX STI Limited N / A
2017 Subaru WRX STI Limited N / A
2017 Subaru WRX STI Limited N / A
2016 Subaru WRX Base N / A
2016 Subaru WRX Base N / A
2016 Subaru WRX Base N / A
2016 Subaru WRX Limited N / A
2016 Subaru WRX Limited N / A
2016 Subaru WRX Limited N / A
2016 Subaru WRX Premium N / A
2016 Subaru WRX Premium N / A
2016 Subaru WRX Premium N / A
2016 Subaru WRX STI Base N / A
2016 Subaru WRX STI Base N / A
2016 Subaru WRX STI Base N / A
2016 Subaru WRX STI Limited N / A
2016 Subaru WRX STI Limited N / A
2016 Subaru WRX STI Limited N / A
2016 Subaru WRX STI Series.HyperBlue N / A
2016 Subaru WRX STI Series.HyperBlue N / A
2016 Subaru WRX STI Series.HyperBlue N / A
2015 Subaru WRX Base N / A
2015 Subaru WRX Base N / A
2015 Subaru WRX Base N / A
2015 Subaru WRX Limited N / A
2015 Subaru WRX Limited N / A
2015 Subaru WRX Limited N / A
2015 Subaru WRX Premium N / A
2015 Subaru WRX Premium N / A
2015 Subaru WRX Premium N / A
2015 Subaru WRX STI Base N / A
2015 Subaru WRX STI Base N / A
2015 Subaru WRX STI Base N / A
2015 Subaru WRX STI Launch Edition N / A
2015 Subaru WRX STI Launch Edition N / A
2015 Subaru WRX STI Launch Edition N / A
2015 Subaru WRX STI Limited N / A
2015 Subaru WRX STI Limited N / A
2015 Subaru WRX STI Limited N / A