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    Ok, so just received my new V Grill...

    and when i go to insert into where it sits, it wont stay in... i think the little tabs on the Main grill have gone...

    What can i do?

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    Epoxy it?

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    Quote Originally Posted by MrDerv View Post
    Epoxy it?
    Pardon.

    Oh just googled it, basically stick it to the lugs yes? then bam stick it in and it'll stick?

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    Use a glue gun and glue where the tabs were and the grill together

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    Quote Originally Posted by weverall View Post
    Pardon.

    Oh just googled it, basically stick it to the lugs yes? then bam stick it in and it'll stick?
    Yep, epoxy will hold better than superglue, and won't be affected by the weather

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    Yup just make sure the surfaces are dry and clean of grease etc before you bond it

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    Brilliant, wheres the best place to find epoxy?

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    DIY stores mostly, Look for Araldite or similar. If in doubt, ask the staff for plastic bonding epoxy. They'll point you in the right direction

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    or you can check the backing of the black grill, you may find the lugs are bent out of shape and not retaining the chrome holes when slotted in...
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    Ive had a look there, and basically theres little tabs there... but they way they are it doesnt seem that they would bend up enough when the grill is in?

    Dave

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