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Old 01-15-12, 09:59 AM   #1
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Default Blacktop aero rear diffuser fitment issues

Does anyone know if there is a certain way to install the diffuser to get perfect fitment? I have a pretty even gap on both the left and right sides. It also seems to be fitting slightly loose, as in in some slight jiggle room. Am I supposed to put double sided tape all over the rear bumper?


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Old 01-15-12, 11:20 AM   #2
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Mine fits perfectly tight without any tape maybe just a bad bunch of that mold.
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Old 01-15-12, 12:36 PM   #3
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Mine fits perfectly tight without any tape maybe just a bad bunch of that mold.
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Old 01-15-12, 12:43 PM   #4
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Guess im gonna have to sticky tape the &#!t out of it
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Old 01-15-12, 02:22 PM   #5
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Default Re: Blacktop aero rear diffuser fitment issues

I have a slight gap on either side of my BT aero diffuser, however it doesn't seem as large as the pictures you posted. I used double sided tape to help out.
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Old 01-15-12, 04:08 PM   #6
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Thanks Dubya, I'll reinstall it soon. With copious amounts of sticky tape.
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I think i may attach a thin rubber gasket on the edge of the lip to make it sit flush with the bumper. Kind of MEH about that, but what else can i do
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Not a bad idea if you get the right stuff. Something like this would look good. Actually I'm kinda digging it and might look into this myself.
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That's exactly what I had in mind
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Not a bad idea if you get the right stuff. Something like this would look good. Actually I'm kinda digging it and might look into this myself.
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Going to be installing this BTA rear diffuser tomorrow and I think that rubber gasket looks great. Anyone know what size gasket would work best? I’m seeing all kinds of different sizes online
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