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PostPosted: Tue May 08, 2012 9:54 pm    Post subject:  Best way to install Impala front plate filler Reply with quote

My 2005 Impala base model does not have the holes in the front fascia for the front plate filler to mount to.

What is the recommended method of making the slots to mount the front filler plate?

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PostPosted: Wed May 09, 2012 10:52 am    Post subject:   Reply with quote

I think you can use double sided 3M tape or even Velcro. I plan on using that on mine when I get it too look right.

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PostPosted: Wed May 09, 2012 11:02 am    Post subject:   Reply with quote

id go with 3m double sided tape.

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PostPosted: Wed May 09, 2012 11:02 am    Post subject:   Reply with quote

So no need to make holes for the tabs?

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PostPosted: Wed May 09, 2012 2:43 pm    Post subject:   Reply with quote

if you want to make holes, then go for it. You'd have do obviously do it yourself. Im surprised no one running a filler plate hasnt chimed in yet

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PostPosted: Wed May 09, 2012 4:33 pm    Post subject:   Reply with quote

cut tabs off, use trim and emblem tape

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PostPosted: Wed May 09, 2012 10:45 pm    Post subject:   Reply with quote

If anyone wants to cut the holes, I can get dimensions/measurements.

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PostPosted: Wed May 09, 2012 10:56 pm    Post subject:   Reply with quote

Thanks.
Just looking for the best way. I have no issue cutting holes if that is the most secure route.

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PostPosted: Thu May 10, 2012 4:26 pm    Post subject:   Reply with quote

Joe67 wrote:
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Just looking for the best way. I have no issue cutting holes if that is the most secure route.


still have to use tape, the tabs dont lock it in, more for alignment. They had tape on the opposite edge to secure it

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PostPosted: Mon May 21, 2012 9:31 am    Post subject:   Reply with quote

Threw on the filler plate this weekend. Three strips of 5 pound 3M tape, it isn'ta giong anywhere for a while Cool

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PostPosted: Mon May 21, 2012 7:28 pm    Post subject:   Reply with quote

Joe67 wrote:
Threw on the filler plate this weekend. Three strips of 5 pound 3M tape, it isn'ta giong anywhere for a while Cool


Show pics!!!

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PostPosted: Mon May 21, 2012 8:10 pm    Post subject:   Reply with quote

Here ya go. It'll do until it hits the paint booth.
Yes, car is silver. Must have been some setting on the mobile phone at the time...



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PostPosted: Mon May 21, 2012 8:21 pm    Post subject:   Reply with quote

Looks cool especially with the grille. Cool

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PostPosted: Mon May 21, 2012 9:10 pm    Post subject:   Reply with quote

Looks great! Can't wait to get mine painted and installed so I can start getting tickets for no front plate!

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outonthetiles wrote:
Looks great! Can't wait to get mine painted and installed so I can start getting tickets for no front plate!


Word. Cool

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