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Old 11-22-2005, 08:39 PM   #1
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Ive got a 93 SE with the SLE package and the honeycomb grille, you guys would be the best with an idea on how to modify it. I kinda rear ended someone and screwed up some of the honeycombs. And now it looks like crap. Ive got no ideas on what to do with it. I kinda bought a 92 ssei grille and theres an overhang, a big overhang. ill take a picture of it when i get to it...
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Wire mesh it.
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SSEi grilles aren't as tall because the SSEi front bumper cover doesn't have the step in it that yours does.
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Ive got a 93 SE with the SLE package and the honeycomb grille, you guys would be the best with an idea on how to modify it. I kinda rear ended someone and screwed up some of the honeycombs. And now it looks like crap. Ive got no ideas on what to do with it. I kinda bought a 92 ssei grille and theres an overhang, a big overhang. ill take a picture of it when i get to it...
wait till the end of this week...i will show you exactly what to do
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Pat took home lots of extra mesh to do grills with. I'd suggest rubber tubing on the outter edge to keep from scratching the rest of the grill.
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Pat took home lots of extra mesh to do grills with. I'd suggest rubber tubing on the outter edge to keep from scratching the rest of the grill.
yup i also have a extra grille to mess around with....
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yup i also have a extra grille to mesh around with....
The tubing I used was the smallest available at the parts place. Then ran a razor knife over it to put a single slit in it. Put that over the sharp edges. Hardest part is to figure out how to mount it. I'm not totally done yet. Since I left my original behind it.
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u could just hand sand the grill and use chrome paint and paint the grill......
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u could just hand sand the grill and use chrome paint and paint the grill......
The topic author'* grille is BROKEN.
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Look at Mortehls car. aka my old 95. some of the honeycomb was broken. $7 home depot metal gutter guard worked wonders.
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