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Same here received mine beginning of the week and waiting for the storms here in OKC to stop and letting them flatten out so I can install this weekend.
A little hint about flattening them out. Especially for the lower grill screen, put them on the driveway in the warm sun for a 15-30 minutes to warm them up and soften the vinyl edge trim. That becomes much more pliable and will make life easier. The edge trim on the other pieces is rubber. Warmth won't hurt it, but won't help as much. And when you install the grillscreeens, if they have a litt curl left, it isn't a problem. Install each piece so the curl faces the grill and use the plastic ties to pull it in towards the grill. The intercooler screen should be as flat as possible, but doesn't have to be perfect. HTH!

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Got it, Old. Reply sent back with all of the details. I have the screens here and ready to go out right away. Just filled out the online form on your website for the lower grill and intercooler, woven, screens.
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Regarding the Intercooler Screens (Welded SS Mesh or Woven SS Mesh), which one is recommended. I am not sure which one I should order.
Also are there any videos available?
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Regarding the Intercooler Screens (Welded SS Mesh or Woven SS Mesh), which one is recommended. I am not sure which one I should order.
Also are there any videos available?
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I don't know of any videos about these, there might be a customer made one out there, but I have not seen any. Both of the IntercoolerScreens do the job fine. The woven mesh has very slightly smaller openings. Beyond that, it is just which one looks better to you. For this application, I don't recommend one over the other. Installation is simple, just put it in the housing on top of the intercooler. There are no fasteners or anything, it just sits on the top. When you close the hood, it is pinned in place.

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I don't know of any videos about these, there might be a customer made one out there, but I have not seen any. Both of the IntercoolerScreens do the job fine. The woven mesh has very slightly smaller openings. Beyond that, it is just which one looks better to you. For this application, I don't recommend one over the other. Installation is simple, just put it in the housing on top of the intercooler. There are no fasteners or anything, it just sits on the top. When you close the hood, it is pinned in place.

HTH!

Steve
Thank you for your reply appreciate it.(y)
 

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I don't know of any videos about these, there might be a customer made one out there, but I have not seen any. Both of the IntercoolerScreens do the job fine. The woven mesh has very slightly smaller openings. Beyond that, it is just which one looks better to you. For this application, I don't recommend one over the other. Installation is simple, just put it in the housing on top of the intercooler. There are no fasteners or anything, it just sits on the top. When you close the hood, it is pinned in place.

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Hi Steve as soon as I get the car next week I will contact you for the order.
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I installed my intercooler screen as soon as I received them waiting to get the car back from installing the lift kit then will do my other two screens till then I have them laying on top of my patio table under the sun. Hoping they flatten out some.
 

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I installed my intercooler screen as soon as I received them waiting to get the car back from installing the lift kit then will do my other two screens till then I have them laying on top of my patio table under the sun. Hoping they flatten out some.
You can roll them backwards a bit to work them flat, Dr. Diesel. If there is a little curve left in them, it is not a problem. I suggest putting them on so any curl is tips in, with the center sticking out from the grill. As you tighen up the plastic ties, the center will be drawn inward and clamped agains the grill. This works great and the screen will sit flat at the end. Plus, you can use a few less plastic ties if you are so inclined. HTH!

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I ended up zip-tying the crap out the two vertical screens to make sure there were no vibrations from airflow. Since they are up against a plastic grill I didn't want it chewing away over time. Don't know if it matters, but it made sense to me at the time. My only difficulty, once I figured out how to get the air dams out, was that I kept knocking the edging off while getting the primary radiator screen situated. It's not super tight, but the path to get your hands in there is not exactly open either.

The metal support across the top is fairly sharp; my lower arms looked like I had been playing with a bunch of rowdy kittens after I was done.
 
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