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. Finally finished fabricating and installing a new grille in the 2004 Bonneville. I did not like the look of the last grille, too cheep looking, so I bought some woven stainless steel mesh. I cut it on a diagonal and bent it into shape using a pattern I made earlier in the summer. I like this look a lot better that the other material I used.




I also started on another project, installing a set of CATZ dual lamp fog/driving lights on the car. Here is a rough shot of the custom switch panel I am fabricating to go into the useless space that hold coins or whatever in the dash. Next step is to primer and paint the panel to match the interior.

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the grille looks good

cant wait to see the CATZ setup
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that looks really good. I just re-did mine as well.
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What are using to keep the grills in place?
Looks good, cant wait for pics of the switches.

Loong wheres your grill pics?
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damn. now i gotta get up and go take them... :o Where did you get your mesh. I think i like his better. i will have pics soon.
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Originally Posted by PontiacDad
What are using to keep the grills in place?
PDad. When I fabricated the inserts I used some liquid steel to glue the area on the mesh that would normally be the tabs on a stock grille. Then I cut out the tabs and bent them up to go into the slots of the car nose assembly. I also used a small ty rap to secure the mesh in place in case it comes loose due to vibrations.

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Where did you get your mesh
Bought it from Racer parts Wholesale. I went with the medium wire mesh for $29.95. There is a lot left over for another project I am looking to do.
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This is mine, It use to sit flat against the factory grill, now its more 3D.

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oooOoooOooo

going to have and do that........
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now thats a blingin grill
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This is mine, It use to sit flat against the factory grill, now its more 3D.
Looks great Wish i did the same on my 95 Bonneville.
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