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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 02-28-2015, 08:55 AM Thread Starter
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Cutting Front Bumper

I want to cut out the strip that holds the chevy logo on the front bumper. Cut the whole thing out and put metal grilles to replace the plastic ones. I think the chevy logo looks cheap. I think this would look way better. Just two straight cuts down either end of the strip on the front bumper.

Does anyone know how I can go about doing this so that it finishes clean? The bumper is stock and painted. Can I do this with a clean finish and not affect the paint?

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post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 02-28-2015, 12:08 PM
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How exactly do you plan on attaching the new grille? It would have to be flush with the front face of the bumper to not show the holes from cutting out the crossbar. Cutting is the easy part, making it look right can be tricky...

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post #3 of 5 (permalink) Old 03-01-2015, 03:38 PM
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People do it all the time. If you want to be careful, I'd use a Dremel. Go slow and keep it flush.
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That's what I used to cut mine, went a little quicker than I probably should have but it didn't matter since the G5 grille covered it up anyways

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