Mazda 323/MX-3/626/MX-6/Millenia/Protégé 1990-1998 and Ford Probe 1993-1997

Grille

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REMOVAL & INSTALLATION



See Figures 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5

Note that on some models the grille is integral with the bumper fascia and is not removable.

  1. Open the hood and remove any shields covering the top of the grille.
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  3. Remove any screws securing the grille. Some of these are hidden so be sure to check carefully.
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Fig. Fig. 1: Remove any push-pins securing the shields ...



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Fig. Fig. 2: ... then remove the shields from the vehicle



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Fig. Fig. 3: Disengage the securing tabs ...



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Fig. Fig. 4: ... then pull then grille back slightly



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Fig. Fig. 5: After all the tabs have been disengaged and any screws removed, lift the grille from the vehicle

  1. Disengage the securing tabs of the grille using a small prytool. After all the tabs have been disengaged, remove the grille from the vehicle.
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  3. To install, position the grille and align the fastener holes with the holes in the body. Once they are aligned, press the fasteners into place and install any securing screws. Install the grille shields (if applicable) and close the hood.
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