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Old 11-15-2012, 11:45 AM
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My truck has the chrome bug deflector. My parking spot is around some acorn trees. Needless to say they get tucked in behind the deflector with no way to fall out on their own. It takes a direct blast from the power washer to knock them out.

It's a tiny bother.

I don't want to remove it. My only idea was to dremel out some half circles at the base like a ( ) or square the bottom like a [__]
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You could back your truck in, therefore filling up the bed with the acorns instead of the bug deflector...

Another option would be to drape something over the deflector, or perhaps fill in the space with something

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Cut down the tree. It is much more important to keep the truck clean and undamaged.
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Still hunting ideas I looked at the design and can't decide where to start. I might wind up modifying the clips to extend it forward thereby creating a basin.
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You could back your truck in, therefore filling up the bed with the acorns instead of the bug deflector...

Another option would be to drape something over the deflector, or perhaps fill in the space with something

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You could remove the deflector.
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