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Old 10-24-2006, 09:25 PM
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Grill change on a 03 f-250

so i know i heard this is possible but i want to change my 03 grill for one of he newer ones... if anyone knows how this can be done and how much mod. its gonna take please let me know....
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Old 10-24-2006, 09:27 PM
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so i know i heard this is possible but i want to change my 03 grill for one of he newer ones... if anyone knows how this can be done and how much mod. its gonna take please let me know....
Raul, not sure. Our grills come out real easy, but I have not looked close enough at the newer stuff to know if they come out the same way or how close the lines match up. It would suck to have to replace the whole front clip just for a grill.
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Old 10-24-2006, 09:31 PM
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i went to my ford dealership to pickup some new brake pads (ordored some powerslot rotors) and i saw a black harley grill sitting there and it got me thinking about it.... it would be nice to be able to change that to the new style
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Old 10-24-2006, 09:37 PM
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i went to my ford dealership to pickup some new brake pads (ordored some powerslot rotors) and i saw a black harley grill sitting there and it got me thinking about it.... it would be nice to be able to change that to the new style
Yeah, that would be sweet. the problem is, even if it does fit, is finding one and not paying an arm and a leg and your first and second born children. You could look for a wreck, but I bet that one would be even tougher.
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Old 10-24-2006, 09:40 PM
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true.... i should of asked how much one was.... quick question not relating to this... everytime someone reposts to a thread im suscribed to i ge an email lol.. i just check my email and i had like 60 new emails from the threads... anyway to make it not send me a email?
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Old 10-24-2006, 09:41 PM
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ive seen these where its a kit to convert to the new grillstyle on the older modles
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Old 10-24-2006, 09:43 PM
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Yeah, go into youe control panel, I don't remember which section, maybe options. It is down near the bottom somewhere. It is a check box, just uncheck it. It may take a few days to not get them any more. I did this a while back and still get an email every now and then if it is an old thread.
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Old 10-24-2006, 09:44 PM
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ive seen these where its a kit to convert to the new grillstyle on the older modles
That looks like the thing to do.
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Old 10-24-2006, 09:45 PM
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nice... exactly what i was looking for... now to figure out what to do with my old grill lol...
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Old 10-24-2006, 09:47 PM
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use ebay like a penny tray, get something off there put something back on there, im sure somebody's out lookin for a replacement grille
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