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Old 01-30-2009, 11:50 PM   #1
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type r front lip for EG

hi! does anyone ever had experience installing type r lip on their EG coupe or h/b? i lined it up to my bumper and it seems that is short on both ends about 1/2"..do i need to take the bumper off in able to fit it correctly? any help would be great...thx!
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Old 01-31-2009, 01:27 PM   #2
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i assume its abs plastic lip? get one guy to hold one side and get the other person to drill and screw in the lip. the lip should be able to stretch a bit
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Old 01-31-2009, 04:21 PM   #3
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thx i'm gonna give that a shot! hopefully it stretches out...and yah its abs plastic! do i start in the middle of the bumper or screw both ends first? and do i need to take the bumper off in able to do this?

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Old 01-31-2009, 09:25 PM   #4
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^ screw the ends first...and double side tape the part in the middle that meets the bumper
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Old 01-31-2009, 10:28 PM   #5
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Is it easier to do this with the bumper off? its difficult to actually pull the end of the lip to meet the bumper...anyone experience same task?

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Old 02-01-2009, 11:20 PM   #6
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bumper off would be much harder. you need 2 ppl for this job. if stretching the ends dont work. you are basically short changed.
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