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post #1 of 14 Old 03-09-2009, 07:19 PM Thread Starter
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Exclamation 2008 Grille fits 1999 ???

Howdy ! Would a 2008 grille fit a 99-04 truck ? anybody tried it yet ?

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should be a thread on it i just saw yesterday Looks like you can do it by changing the heafer panel

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oops

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an 08 grille wont just bolt up in any way, you will need to do a lot of work and fabrication to make it work since there is no kit for it

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heafer = header where i come from lol

1997 F-250 4X4
Crewcab short bed
Ranchhand front and rear replacement
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Bored .060 over
JE Pistons
Forged Conn. rods
Forged Crank
Thin Headgaskets
Stainless Steel Valves
Heads Ported And Polished
Custom Comp Cams Grind
Previous owner said Dyno was 551.6 on the ground in 2wd'
Gets 8 MPG max
38 gallon rear replacement tank form LMC
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no, the 08 grille will not just bolt on...see below.

now the 07 grille on the other hand, will...check ebay.

this guy did an 08 conversion to his...08 FT END pictures from friends & fun photos on webshots

and heres his story...99-07 to 2008 front end? - Diesel Forum - The Diesel Stop.com

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85 C10 4x4 (first & last chevy)
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75 F100 4x4 460/auto & 38" Hawgs
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79 Bronco 460/auto 35" Swampers
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01 supercrew 2wd 5.4 liter
01 F250 Platinum 7.3 diesel 6" icon 35" procomps
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should be a thread on it i just saw yesterday Looks like you can do it by changing the heafer panel
We ain't talking cows here. It's a header panel and no it will not just bolt right up.

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oh meant cut and stuff

1997 F-250 4X4
Crewcab short bed
Ranchhand front and rear replacement
460 cu. in.
Bored .060 over
JE Pistons
Forged Conn. rods
Forged Crank
Thin Headgaskets
Stainless Steel Valves
Heads Ported And Polished
Custom Comp Cams Grind
Previous owner said Dyno was 551.6 on the ground in 2wd'
Gets 8 MPG max
38 gallon rear replacement tank form LMC
AND ..... MORE


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oh meant cut and stuff
Now we are talking Big Spring talk.

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hehe thanks guys ! i think i will stick with an 07 grille lol
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