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Old 07-01-2011, 07:44 PM
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Front Tow Hooks +Chrome

Hi,

Today I installed front tow hooks (well the true is the dealer did it, I was concern about the warranty issues if I did the installation by myself)

Previous to install the tow hooks I send it to chrome shop, I spoke a lot with the manager about my concern on corrosion resistant in the chrome finish , I live in Florida and the weather condition here is not good for chrome finish and I don’t want to disassembly again the front bumper for tow hooks refinish , they adjust the thickness of plating put on tow hooks to get more protection and taped off the threads so leave the black coating on them,

I am very happy with the finish, look nice and professional, I am sorry for the pictures quality, but here in Miami has been raining all day
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Old 07-01-2011, 07:47 PM
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Re: Front Tow Hooks +Chrome

looks nice
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Old 07-01-2011, 10:00 PM
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Re: Front Tow Hooks +Chrome

hmm. that actually looks much better than I was expecting when I clicked into this thread. Good job.

Curious, how much did your dealer charge to install?
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Re: Front Tow Hooks +Chrome

$210 (tax incld)
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Old 07-01-2011, 10:51 PM
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wow - not including the parts themselves, i'm guessing?
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Re: Front Tow Hooks +Chrome

Yeap, installation only, I full agree with you, expensive for the kind of job, but the adaptive cruiser control sensor is there, I didn't by myself, I don't want to take the risk with the warranty
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Old 07-02-2011, 06:46 PM
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Re: Front Tow Hooks +Chrome

Thanks for posting the pictures. I was going to go with chrome also, but after seeing your pics I think not. Might be to much bling for my black Grand. I'd rather have them just fade away into the lower grill.
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Re: Front Tow Hooks +Chrome

I like those, Look's good!
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Re: Front Tow Hooks +Chrome

one of a kind, that's for sure
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one of a kind, that's for sure
well, two of a kind, at the very least.
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Re: Front Tow Hooks +Chrome

How much for getting them chromed?
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