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Old 07-06-2011, 12:57 AM   #1
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front plate on lower grill??

anyone ever have problems with air flow when they put the front plate on their lower grill?? It's time I have to unfortunately and i don't wanna drill the bumper... any thought or suggestions?


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maybe if you put it off to the side, try to keep as much airflow going through there as possible.

Or, you could put it in your front window.


Did you get a fix-it ticket?
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Mine is on the drivers side of the lower grill. I have not notices any increase in coolant temps.

I used "industrial" zip ties. They have metal clips, so i don't drop the plate... again.
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maybe if you put it off to the side, try to keep as much airflow going through there as possible.

Or, you could put it in your front window.


Did you get a fix-it ticket?


I had mine on the dash for about a year, then BAM 3 times I was told that I had to get it out of the cab and on the front bumper, so I put in on the driver side lower grill and haven't noticed any type of difference.
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Im just asking because as i recall, texas doesnt require front plates.
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Im just asking because as i recall, texas doesnt require front plates.
Texas requires both front and rear license plates. i have asked both DPS and also local law enforcement.
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Texas requires both front and rear license plates. i have asked both DPS and also local law enforcement.
Ah, bummer.
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yeah it sucks but thanks guys i'll have to look at it when i get home... on vacation :D
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