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PROWLER REAR DECK TRIM PLATE©
Included: 1 x
Stainless Trim Plate, 1 x Long Chrome Edge Molding, 1 x Test Tape
Kit, 1 x Packet of Promoter Need: A
by washing area first with soap and water to remove any dirt or
grime, and then scrub area to be mounted with household rubbing
alcohol let dry.
Once dry you
will need to test the adhesion of the rear deck trunk surface of
your Prowler. Take a piece of test tape or a piece of masking
tape and stick it to area on your trunk where you will be mounting
the back deck trim. Test stick it in several places. If
the test tape sticks to all areas you tried then proceed to the next
step. If not DO NOT MOUNT IT YET - re-clean until the test
Then swipe entire area once with the adhesive
promoter (provided) this will help the bond. Let dry for 3
help you with this. Each of you hold a side. This step is
very critical to a proper installation. Without removing the rear
red liner on your trim plate - Place it over the two oval roof catches
on your trunk and line them up with the small
in the trim plate.
NOTE: Part of the outer ovals on your trunk deck will
be covered with the trim plate it is suppose to be that way. The tiny gap in height will be
covered with the chrome trim provided - See Figure 3..
(Prowlers are hand made and the dimensions from catch to catch can
vary up to a 1/4" - See figure 1.)
Adjust the trim plate so that it sits evenly
along the front edge about a 1/8” of an inch back from
edge of the trunk lip. MAKE
Careful NOTE of its POSITION. You will only have ONE SHOT at final
You will notice 3 long strips of attachment tape running down the
length of your new trim plate. Remove the red line from the center
piece of attachment tape. Then create a tab by pulling just about 2”
off the 2 remaining strips of attachment tape. These will be pulled
off after you reposition plate to deck lid.
A friend will be
very helpful for this next step. CAREFULLY place trim plate back
into the final position. Once you are satisfied with its placement pull
the 2 remaining strips of red liner. Then press firmly from the
center out to each edge to set.
You have been
provided with a self adhesive molding strip. Place this strip into
the gap between the new trim plate and the deck lid. Starting at
one side and set along the back edge removing the red liner as
you go. Be sure to lay the molding as straight along the edge as
possible so as not to create a wavy finish. Press firmly to set.
Although the trim has been cut to length it may be necessary to trim
off any excess molding using a straight razor being careful not to
cut the paint.
If any questions occur
during installation please call us at:
be taken when cleaning your cover. It is a good idea to lightly dust
your cover with a clean soft cloth first in order to prevent any
particles from scratching it. Then wipe (using a new clean soft cloth)
with a good quality streak free glass cleaner.
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