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Re: "How-To" My Custom Grill - tomc612
« Reply #15 on: January 15, 2017, 12:13:43 PM »
Can anyone fix the pics in this thread? all broken for me :(
It appears Photobucket is down for the moment but will try again later.  Z

                  

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Re: "How-To" My Custom Grill - tomc612
« Reply #16 on: January 15, 2017, 02:01:20 PM »
Photobucket's been having issues on and off lately.  But it looks like the images have been moved or deleted.
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If tuned:  Take note of the strategy code as you return to stock (including 3 bar MAP to 2 bar MAP) -> take car in & get it serviced -> check strategy code when you get car back -> have tuner update your tune if the strategy code has changed -> reload tune -> ENJOY!

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Re: "How-To" My Custom Grill - tomc612
« Reply #17 on: February 20, 2017, 03:07:31 PM »
I know this is old, but I just discovered it lol. That's a sweet looking grill! I want to do that to my 13, but I have to see if I can pull it off without removing the bumper. Very nice work

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Re: "How-To" My Custom Grill - tomc612
« Reply #18 on: February 21, 2017, 09:14:47 AM »
I know this is old, but I just discovered it lol. That's a sweet looking grill! I want to do that to my 13, but I have to see if I can pull it off without removing the bumper. Very nice work

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I know the grill surround comes out easily without bumper removal, but the actual grill requires some work to remove, I had my surround off and was going to pull the grill as well, but couldn't see a way to do it without a bumper removal.
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Re: "How-To" My Custom Grill - tomc612
« Reply #19 on: February 21, 2017, 10:09:22 AM »
I guess with any venture would simply avoid Tommy Z Grilles as many have had bad experience to say the least. Z
http://www.ecoboostperformanceforum.com/index.php/topic,4234.msg65984.html#msg65984
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Re: "How-To" My Custom Grill - tomc612
« Reply #20 on: February 21, 2017, 10:23:48 AM »
That's a shame that people had so much trouble with him. I'd rather have the satisfaction of ordering the materials and making it myself, anyway

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Re: "How-To" My Custom Grill - tomc612
« Reply #21 on: February 21, 2017, 12:37:52 PM »
There is a guy on facebook selling new molded grills for 325 shipped I believe for 2010-2012.  I will be buying one in the spring.

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Re: "How-To" My Custom Grill - tomc612
« Reply #22 on: November 12, 2017, 03:55:47 PM »
FYI- These PB PICS ^^ unfortunately have been Deleted permanently. Z  :(

                  

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Re: "How-To" My Custom Grill - tomc612
« Reply #23 on: November 12, 2017, 06:54:46 PM »
Man, do I ever REALLY want to do something like this on my car.  I don't wan't to cut up the actual grilles though...  Does anyone know how to remove the 2 grilles on the 2013+ Lincoln MKS?  I can't figure it out, lol.  It's totally not fair that the Taurus turbo model gets a cool black mesh grille, but the MKS turbo model gets the same grille as the base model.  I want to use a material as similar as possible to the SHO mesh.  Without being able to remove the existing grilles intact, I don't feel comfortable trying it out.
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Re: "How-To" My Custom Grill - tomc612
« Reply #24 on: November 13, 2017, 09:06:03 AM »
Here is the official procedure
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If tuned:  Take note of the strategy code as you return to stock (including 3 bar MAP to 2 bar MAP) -> take car in & get it serviced -> check strategy code when you get car back -> have tuner update your tune if the strategy code has changed -> reload tune -> ENJOY!

 

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