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      04-23-2010, 08:08 PM   #1
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Front LICENSE PLATE pics.

recently a member posted up this license plate bracket.
went to the local car shop and found the bracket.
picked it up.

now it's painted black - because chrome is no bueno.
instead of mount/n the bracket to the mesh, i used 3
self tap'n screw under the open mouth area.
holds on like a champ , i'm going pad/rubber stopper behind the plate
so it doesnt' f up the paint/clear bra.

and the cool part is when i don't want to run the plate/
you can remove the two bolts on the bracket leaving just the small
upper bracket which u wont see.

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That's about a good as a front plate can look!
Definitely the cleanest way to do it, imo.
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That looks awesome ~
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nice work. Whered you get it?
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      04-23-2010, 08:32 PM   #5
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very clever frankie
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will definitely get one of these once i pick up my mtech front
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found it on the autozones website:
Bell / Adjustable license plate mounting bracket
$8.99
part #46230-8
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very cool idea, and damn your car looks low.
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"recently a member posted up this license plate bracket.
went to the local car shop and found the bracket.
picked it up.

now it's painted black - because chrome is no bueno.
instead of mount/n the bracket to the mesh, i used 3
self tap'n screw under the open mouth area.
holds on like a champ , i'm going pad/rubber stopper behind the plate
so it doesnt' f up the paint/clear bra.

and the cool part is when i don't want to run the plate/
you can remove the two bolts on the bracket leaving just the small
upper bracket which u wont see."


Hey Frank,


Looks good. Now the real question is did you get a front plate ticket?
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its cause he heard i got a no front plate ticket LOL!!
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very clever frankie
nah not me.
just a great find from another member.

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found it on the autozones website:
Bell / Adjustable license plate mounting bracket
$8.99
part #46230-8
yup that's it.
autozone.

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very cool idea, and damn your car looks low.
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Hey Frank,


Looks good. Now the real question is did you get a front plate ticket?
nah.
i'm get'n ready for bimmerfest.
pasadena cops no bueno.

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its cause he heard i got a no front plate ticket LOL!!

haha.
nah.



picts of the bracket with out the complete brace.
you can hardly see it.
not bad for under 10 bucks.

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Looks awesome! Great job!

Here's the original link from the other member (khaye1)
http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=374893
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not bad..
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NICE frankie...should've done mine black too, it looks clean. Oh wells too lazy to take that shit off and re do it. lol
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Nice setup, clean as hell.
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nice job. I would do this if I didnt have the tow hook plate holder. Both great options!
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nice job frankie!
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Sweeeeeeeet nice job...
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Quote:
now it's painted black - because chrome is no bueno.
instead of mount/n the bracket to the mesh, i used 3
self tap'n screw under the open mouth area.

holds on like a champ , i'm going pad/rubber stopper behind the plate
so it doesnt' f up the paint/clear bra.
what size was the screw?
photo of it? is that what it is called?
got it @ autozone as well?
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looks good man
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clean!!
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