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      04-15-2010, 12:58 PM   #45
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      04-15-2010, 01:03 PM   #46
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      04-15-2010, 01:47 PM   #47
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DUDE! Where were you two weeks ago? I ordered Skene Design low-profile plate mount (similar to your solution but uses two screws to attach to the underside of the front bumper) for $49.99 - it looks GREAT and it's strong/adjustable but I get the feeling there's a pretty healthy-sized profit margin built in.

Good looking out

This one can also mount on the under side of the bumper. It comes with self tapping screws but I really didn't want to drill the bumper so I opt for the washers. You should return Skene and cop this
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      04-15-2010, 01:53 PM   #48
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      04-15-2010, 01:56 PM   #49
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      04-15-2010, 06:29 PM   #50
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      04-15-2010, 06:45 PM   #51
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post pics after install
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      04-15-2010, 06:53 PM   #52
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niceee looks sick!!
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      04-16-2010, 06:44 AM   #53
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Nice idea!
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      04-16-2010, 11:33 AM   #54
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Thanks for posting this mod. I bought the bracket, just need to figure out how to install it w/o taking front bumper off.
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      04-16-2010, 11:47 AM   #55
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use the self tapping screws and mount from the under the top lip?
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      04-16-2010, 01:38 PM   #56
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omg where u get that?? needz one now.!

thanks for sharing tho.
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      04-16-2010, 01:42 PM   #57
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use the self tapping screws and mount from the under the top lip?
I'm not drilling any part of the bumper. If it comes to it, I'll remove the bumper.
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      04-16-2010, 02:23 PM   #58
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My local autozone didnt have it.
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      04-16-2010, 04:08 PM   #59
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great work, nicely done
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      04-16-2010, 08:57 PM   #60
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I like this.
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      04-16-2010, 11:43 PM   #61
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Good option for non-335's.

I wouldn't put one of these on a 335 though unless you like intentionally blocking airflow to the front mount.
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      04-16-2010, 11:51 PM   #62
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very nice alternative to drilling!
keeps the bumper clean with raises the resale value and keep the plate centered
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      04-17-2010, 01:26 AM   #63
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Good option for non-335's.

I wouldn't put one of these on a 335 though unless you like intentionally blocking airflow to the front mount.
It's adjustable, so you can lift it out of the way. The way I have it, is the way the stock plate mounts are positioned so Im not seeing a downside to mounting this on a 335......I did
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      04-20-2010, 12:53 PM   #64
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dont you have to take off the bumper to install?
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      04-20-2010, 01:09 PM   #65
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Wow thats an awesome alternative! Good thing i dont need a front plate in my state.
i envy you..
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      04-20-2010, 01:24 PM   #66
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That's actually clean, nice job.
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