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Old 08-21-2013, 11:15 AM
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Alright so I want to ditch this air Dam on the front of my 3rd gen and need to know the easiest way to remove it other then breaking it off. Thanks everyone .
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Alright so I want to ditch this air Dam on the front of my 3rd gen and need to know the easiest way to remove it other then breaking it off. Thanks everyone .
Im not sure how it's mounted exactly. I accidentally broke mine off. Best bet is to crawl under there and look. I know bolts or whatever they are that hold it on are still there. If i remember i'll take a look and let you know what they are made of and how they are attached.

I say break it jk
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Old 08-21-2013, 01:07 PM
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Im not sure how it's mounted exactly. I accidentally broke mine off. Best bet is to crawl under there and look. I know bolts or whatever they are that hold it on are still there. If i remember i'll take a look and let you know what they are made of and how they are attached.

I say break it jk
Lol break it is an option if it is a pain. Gonna check it out tonight to see how hard it is. Hopefully it takes a few mins to do.
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It's held on with screwed friction clips. The outside clips are pretty easy to reach, but the ones on the inner part of the bumper are PITA to get to because of the lip and where the bumper mounts to the frame. I dipped my bumper a few weeks ago and looked it to taking it off to spray, but discovered it would be more of a pain than taping.

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take it off road and let nature do its own modifications!
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I would if all the mud spots round me weren't dried out. I want mud. But until then might just break it off.
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I believe it's different on the chrome bumpers, but on my painted bumper it was all one piece. It had a metal bracket that held the center to the bumper, so I unbolted that and cut the lip off with a grinder, then smoothed it out with a dremel and sandpaper. I personally think it looks much better now.
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I believe it's different on the chrome bumpers, but on my painted bumper it was all one piece. It had a metal bracket that held the center to the bumper, so I unbolted that and cut the lip off with a grinder, then smoothed it out with a dremel and sandpaper. I personally think it looks much better now.
Yea my bumper just has it bolted on.. Just ugly
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How does removing affect the MPGs?
Mine just murders the ground clearance my wife's minivan can clear the sidewalks in town but my truck cannot. Just plain sad.
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Mine just murders the ground clearance my wife's minivan can clear the sidewalks in town but my truck cannot. Just plain sad.
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i noticed no difference in MPG. I'm sure there is a slight change in airflow around/under the truck..but negligible in my opinion.
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