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rwdbmwm3 05-27-2008 10:39 PM

how do foglights + brackets get mounted
 
i got a set... but i think i may be missing some pieces

5JABIJ8 05-28-2008 12:27 AM

^ Did you get yours from DDM?.. Mine were also missing mounting brackets one for each side was missing. I ended up getting the brackets seperatly from someone on this site.

Nascar318is 05-30-2008 10:12 PM

Here is what they are supposed to look like. In the first pic you put the grey part in behind the bumper and slide the light in from the front and clip the 2 pieces together and then hook your wire up and you are done.

http://www.maxbimmer.com/forums/atta...1&d=1198213761
http://www.maxbimmer.com/forums/atta...1&d=1198213761
http://www.maxbimmer.com/forums/atta...1&d=1198213761

rwdbmwm3 06-02-2008 11:00 PM

can you lengthen that a little bit?
my issue is .. i dont have the black part with screw (2nd pic)
also... if i did, your saying, grey part goes behind bumper, foglight goes in front..and how do they STAY intact, the screw? (you screw it in?)

i wish i woulda had some so i coulda taken it apart and seen

Nascar318is 06-02-2008 11:03 PM

The black thing with the screw is what seperates your 2 pieces. The lens in front then the grey part kinda clips in on the lens part. I can't get anymore pics, as that lens is gone.. the only ones i have are in my car.. You'd have to search the web.. Sorry.

rwdbmwm3 06-03-2008 12:25 PM

so the foglight is held by a clip basically?

zimzimmma 06-03-2008 12:57 PM

the bracket is screwed in from behind the bumper.. but yes the foglight is held on by a clip.. if not clipped right you will start loosing foglights like me.. on my third driver side one going missing now lol

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Originally Posted by rwdbmwm3 (Post 1161153)
so the foglight is held by a clip basically?


euro* 06-03-2008 02:12 PM

don't forget the L shape bracket that is supported by the rear bar
the fog bracket slides into it then u can sqrew it down

Nascar318is 06-03-2008 02:39 PM

Pretty much what they all said.. the L is also known as a porc chop....


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