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Old 10-01-14, 04:52 PM   #1
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I am hoping that someone can help me save some search time. I have already spent hours searching and can't find an answer. Calling the dealership doesn't help either. They don't seem to know.

Can I swap out the grille from my base 2014 IS250 with a F Sport grille? I know the bumpers are different but will the grille fit if I swap it out? Not worried so much about any brackets that may be different or indifferent locations. This can be fixed to work. Any help would be greatly appreciated. Thanks!
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I was told no, but I would say to measure the two grill's then you would have a pretty good idea. If you look at the two side by side you can see the differences
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The bumpers are different...it looks like it can't be done.
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The pinch point (narrowest point) of the spindle on the F Sport versus the regular ones are not the same, so no, it will not work without replacing the entire bumper.
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you have to replace the entire bumper. base bumper and F sport bumper are completely different due to the brake ducts on the F sport bumper.
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Old 10-02-14, 03:17 PM   #6
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have someone make you a custom grill
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