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    Question Bonnet Grill Removal

    Well my Alu Topped Irmy grill finally turned up today so weather permitting it will get replaced before Noah makes an appearance. I notice the Irmy one has what looks like 8mm nuts but what holds on the standard one? Nuts, Bolts, torx screws?

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    Same IIRC...

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    pozi/phillips screws iirc

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    Keep the threads well greased mate, I took mine out after a recant accident and now I only have three studs left as they all snapped off due to the bolts rusting on.

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    Cheers chaps. Yea There is one broken rushy, well tbh have you seen an irmy grill with them all in place. Im going to copper slip the threads when I put it on. The top ones do look like they would be easy to drill, tap and add a bolt to if need be mate.

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    Quote Originally Posted by DasArab View Post
    well tbh have you seen an irmy grill with them all in place.
    The one I am selling has

    I fitted mine with normal nuts and spring washers as its the nylock that causes them to break mainly.

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    I've got 2 irmy grills, both have all the the brackets in place

    Well 1 if Sberrow sorts his Paypal out

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    Pair of show affs, lol.

    Quote Originally Posted by lee gsi View Post
    I fitted mine with normal nuts and spring washers as its the nylock that causes them to break mainly.
    I was looking at the nylocks wondering if they were part of the issue, being as they are quite small. Will have a look and see if I have normal nuts lying up in the attic before I fit it.

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    Mine is in with tiger seal and the original came out with a hammer

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    ^ lol

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