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I had a 2012 R/T and really liked the single grill that looked like the 1970 Challenger.
I bought a 17 T/A and it has the split grill like the 1971+ Challenger. I would like change to a single grill like the pre 2015 R/T or a current SRT/Hellcat. I don't like those screw on grills that go over the current grill as you can still see under it. Ideas?
 

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Unsure about the forum rules regarding posting video links otherwise I'd post them, but if you search srt grille swap on YouTube should be some of the first results. Looks like it would be a pain to do though haha
 

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Feel free to post videos that are helpful

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I did watch a couple of videos. Of what I saw, you have to take off the whole bumper assembly. I was hoping for a simpler solution.
Nothing is simple with these cars. Whether it is changing the grill, or front spoiler, the front fascia needs to come off. UGH!
 

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The only thing I've seen is people swapping out their grille for the hellcat grille. Per the YouTube videos I've seen some small adjustments needed to be made however
The Hellcat fascia and grille is flatter than what the non-HC fascias are which have that point to the front end. There'll be a gap at the center where the black surround wouldn't meet with the grille.

what the OP would need to do is swap over to a '11-'14 (or even '08 - '10) style front fascia and have to change headlights, foglights to have the '70 style grille and front end. It can be done, but all things involve $$$
 
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