(FOR-5005) Ford Mustang MX Series Upper Grille Installation Details

(FOR-5005) Ford Mustang MX Series Upper Grille

Products : FOR5005B , FOR5005S

Install Step #1:
GrillCraft MX-Series Sport Grille Kit Part# FOR-5005 available in silver and black powder coat finishes.
Install Step #2:
Here is our project Mustang in need of a GrillCraft Upper Grille Kit.
Install Step #3:
Open the hood to begin the install.
Install Step #4:
Remove the plastic clips that secure the upper corner of the bumper. Some vehicles may have a aluminum rivet that requires drilling out.
Install Step #5:
Remove center pony bracket. (The pony may be attached to the Sport Grille using clear silicone.)
Install Step #6:
Remove plastic fasteners that secure the upper trim panel.
Install Step #7:
Remove trim panel from vehicle.
Install Step #8:
Place the Sport Grille into bumper opening and check for proper hood clearance.
Install Step #9:
Use the recess in the bumper cover as a guide to line up the corner of the grille as shown.
Install Step #10:
While holding grille in place mark mounting tab center location for drilling.
Install Step #11:
Mark mounting tab location for drilling.
Install Step #12:
Using a 3/16-drill bit drill bracket mounting screw holes.
Install Step #13:
Using a 3/16-drill bit drill bracket mounting screw holes.
Install Step #14:
Install the Sport Grille with supplied fasteners.
Install Step #15:
Install the center screw first and attach the flat nut on the underside.
Install Step #16:
Secure mounting screws and install the trim panel.
Install Step #17:
Finished!!
Install Step #18:
Styling only a GrillCraft Sport Grille could give you.
Install Step #19:
Looking good in just 30 minutes.
Install Step #20:
Shown here with optional lower three-piece grille kit.
Install Step #21:
Fits like a glove.
Install Step #22:
If your mustang has a production date between 01-1994 thru 06-1995. You may need to update your hood latch to the later style. Mustangs with production dates between 07-1995 thru 11/1998 used new style hood latch. Ford Part# F6ZZ-16700-AA. Available from your local Ford Dealership parts department.

These installations steps pertain to the following vehicles:


Year Make Model Submodel Fitment Notes
1998 Ford Mustang Base N / A
1998 Ford Mustang Base N / A
1998 Ford Mustang GT N / A
1998 Ford Mustang GT N / A
1998 Ford Mustang SVT Cobra N / A
1998 Ford Mustang SVT Cobra N / A
1997 Ford Mustang Base N / A
1997 Ford Mustang Base N / A
1997 Ford Mustang GT N / A
1997 Ford Mustang GT N / A
1997 Ford Mustang SVT Cobra N / A
1997 Ford Mustang SVT Cobra N / A
1996 Ford Mustang Base N / A
1996 Ford Mustang Base N / A
1996 Ford Mustang GT N / A
1996 Ford Mustang GT N / A
1996 Ford Mustang SVT Cobra N / A
1996 Ford Mustang SVT Cobra N / A
1995 Ford Mustang Base N / A
1995 Ford Mustang Base N / A
1995 Ford Mustang GT N / A
1995 Ford Mustang GT N / A
1995 Ford Mustang GTS N / A
1995 Ford Mustang GTS N / A
1995 Ford Mustang SVT Cobra N / A
1995 Ford Mustang SVT Cobra N / A
1995 Ford Mustang SVT Cobra R N / A
1995 Ford Mustang SVT Cobra R N / A
1994 Ford Mustang Base N / A
1994 Ford Mustang Base N / A
1994 Ford Mustang GT N / A
1994 Ford Mustang GT N / A
1994 Ford Mustang SVT Cobra N / A
1994 Ford Mustang SVT Cobra N / A