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Unread 10-22-2004, 10:39 AM   #1
Dines
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Bug Deflector

I want to buy a mopar bug deflector for my Jeep but I do not want to drill into the hood. Does anyone know an alternate way to install this?

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Unread 10-22-2004, 10:42 AM   #2
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I have this one from quadratec... no drilling, easy installation:

http://www.quadratec.com/cgi-bin/sgi...04102212385755

I got mine from a local auto store for less. HTH

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Unread 10-22-2004, 10:47 AM   #3
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Thanks for the quick response. The website that offered the reflector did however mentioned that I needed to do some drilling in the stiffener panel. Where exactly is that? Thanks!
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Unread 10-22-2004, 10:59 AM   #4
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I have put the Mopar bug deflector on and I was worried too about the drilling, but it is just a couple holes underneath the hood so that made me feel a little better.
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Unread 10-22-2004, 11:08 AM   #5
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go to yer local shop, Autozone, O'Reily's whatever...

get the Ventishade BugFlector II..........it's all sticky tape and holds quite well.

However, don't plan on deflecting bugs with it. I swear the thing aims those little buggers right at your windshield.

The reason I'm keeping mine on is to protect the hood from rocks being thrown from the vehichle in front of me.
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Unread 10-15-2009, 02:15 PM   #6
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I recently purchased one of these. Actually it came via UPS today. Im going to instal it later tonight. I think i'm going to drill it in though, i don't want it falling off while im driving...
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Unread 10-15-2009, 02:24 PM   #7
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Mine has the Mopar bug deflector on it - 4 small holes & screws on the underside. PO installed it - but I wouldn't trust only double sided tape. It could be easily removed and no one would know it was there before.
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