(SUB1746) Subaru Crosstrek Lower MX-Series Grille Kit Installation Details

(SUB1746) Subaru Crosstrek Lower MX-Series Grille Kit

Products : SUB1746B

Install Step #1:
Our Project Subaru Crosstrek ready for its new GrillCraft Grille.
Install Step #2:
To perform the install you'll need to remove the bumper from the vehicle. Start by removing the Plastic Clips securing the upper and lower parts of the bumper.
Install Step #3:
Use a flat-head screwdriver to remove the clips on top and underneath the bumper.
Install Step #4:
The round, notch-less clips securing the grille are removed the same way.
Install Step #5:
Underneath the bumper, remove the (2) 10mm bolts securing the bumper to the vehicle.
Install Step #6:
In the wheel-wells, you'll need to remove the upper clip holding the bumper by pushing the center of the clip inward.
Install Step #7:
Once all hardware is removed, you can unclip the bumper from the vehicle by pulling towards you from the wheel-well and from underneath the bumper.
Install Step #8:
Once removed, place your new insert into the lower opening.
Install Step #9:
Mark the location of the mounting holes using a scribe tool.
Install Step #10:
Using a 3/16" drill bit, drill the necessary mounting holes.
Install Step #11:
Attach the two U-Clips in the hardware kit to the side tabs of the grille as shown. the smooth side of the clip should face out towards the bumper when affixed properly.
Install Step #12:
The secure the new insert to the bumper using the hardware provided.
Install Step #13:
Reinstall the bumper and the installation is complete! Here we have our MX-Series Upper & Lower grilles shown in black.
Install Step #14:
Here we have our MX-Series Upper & Lower grilles shown in black.

These installations steps pertain to the following vehicles:


Year Make Model Submodel Fitment Notes
2017 Subaru Crosstrek Base N / A
2017 Subaru Crosstrek Limited N / A
2017 Subaru Crosstrek Premium N / A
2016 Subaru Crosstrek Base N / A
2016 Subaru Crosstrek Hybrid N / A
2016 Subaru Crosstrek Hybrid Touring N / A
2016 Subaru Crosstrek Limited N / A
2016 Subaru Crosstrek Premium N / A