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2008-2013 Cadillac CTS Appearance Mods Discussion, Front plate bracket hole repair in Cadillac CTS Second Generation Forum - 2008-2013; Today I noticed how the front plate is ruining the look of my CTS, and whoever installed the bracket mounted ...
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    Front plate bracket hole repair

    Today I noticed how the front plate is ruining the look of my CTS, and whoever installed the bracket mounted it crooked.

    http://www.bumperplugs.com/index.php...gory&path=1_11

    I came across this. Has anyone tried to fix the holes on the front bumper? It is not worth getting a new bumper for a couple holes.

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    There are many threads about this and the bumper plugs. People have been successful. Try the search function

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    Re: Front plate bracket hole repair

    Those will work. Pricey, but they will do the job if that is the way you want to go.

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    Re: Front plate bracket hole repair

    Dont waste your money on bumperplugs, you can get the same thing from ANY auto parts store. They're called christmas tree plugs. You can buy a pack for a dollar or two and match it with a can of duplicolor, be sure to use 2 or 3 coats. Drill it out to whatever size the plug is and you're good to go. Plus, the plugs I used are A LOT thinner and less visible than the bumperplugs.
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