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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 11-15-2008, 04:10 PM Thread Starter
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Exclamation the front licens plate bracket?

How do i take off the front licens plate bracket
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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 11-15-2008, 05:22 PM
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Its rivited on.....
you need to grind the
head or back of the rivet off.

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In most cases Cherry GT is correct -- there are three attach points. If you have rivets you can drill them out -- just do it slow and be prepared for the rivets to spin with the drill bit.

My front license plate holder is actually installed with machine screws (10MM head) -- maybe you'll be lucky too.

Either way if you remove it you'll have to fill the holes with something -- best is probably simply to fill them carefully with bondo, sand them carefully to avoid marring the surrounding paint, and then use touch-up paint to cover them the best you can.

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