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yakev724's Avatar LCI (Chrome Accent) Cup Holders - $12!
I just discovered that you do not need to replace the entire cup holder if you're looking for the new chrome-accent LCI look. The front cover plate simply snaps off and is replaceable with the LCI version, which costs $6 per side. This will obviously take care of the peeling that the front covers...
By CUTigers on 04-23-2012, 01:12 PM
I'm Pre-lci and I have the chrome accents already. Premium package?
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By yakev724 on 04-23-2012, 02:20 PM
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Originally Posted by CUTigers View Post
I'm Pre-lci and I have the chrome accents already. Premium package?
No. Dealer or previous owner swapped them (most likely entire cupholders due to sticking) out.
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By blends on 05-08-2012, 03:42 AM
Done. Now if I could just get around to doing the CIC retrofit.
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By GoBlue3785 on 08-08-2012, 01:09 PM
This mod requires no tools. I just did it in the dealership parking lot in a minute or two. Just pry the old covers off starting at the lower right corner. New ones snap right on. Somehow this was a really satisfying $16 DIY.
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By parksjm7 on 08-09-2012, 01:26 AM
Just got mine done. Thanks OP!
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