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My new purchase! - removing the aero grille?

Hi Guys just joined the forum for a bit of help.

How do you go about removing the aero grille? just brought a new one to replace it, as its gone discoloured.

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Have a read of this thread, see if that answers your query.

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If it like the standard grille the metal nuts holding the upper grille to the bonnet are self-threading onto the grille plastic pillars/studs. When undoing them you often have to help them off with a flat screwdriver behind the nut while undoing with a spanner or socket. Place a blanket over the engine as you are bound to drop some and it stops the nuts disappearing into the engine bay never to be seen again............
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