Re: '05 V6 grill fogs -- the actual answer
There is no dealer option. You just have to buy the parts and do it
yourself. Ford will not support the fogs on a V6.
The parts were $110 for the grille, and $200 for the lights. The switch was
"NoOne" <email@example.com> wrote in message
> How much was the dealer wanting for this option ?
> <japhar81> wrote in message news:7eOdnRJvvvfzXf_fRVnfirstname.lastname@example.org...
>> Ok, so after a week of research, $500, and some serious migranes, I have
>> found the 'almost definitive' answer on getting fogs into the V6.
>> The parts needed are the Ford OEM grille, fog switch, and fog lights from
>> the GT, and the wiring harness being hawked all over ebay (DONT buy the
>> grille kit theyre selling).
>> To make the grille fit in the V6, clip the bottom clips on the GT grille
>> with some tin snips. The rest of the clips fit, so just clip the grille
>> Use some self-tapping screws to secure the bottom, or some C clips if you
>> can find them.
>> The wiring harness hooks up pretty easy, just follow the instructions.
>> Instead of wiring the switch the way they want you to, install the OEM
>> switch (it just pops in basically), and wire it in by pulling off the
>> plastic clips off the harness and the switch. Use some heatshrink and a
>> saudering iron to hook up the two wires to the prongs in the switch. It
>> doesnt matter which wire goes where.
>> Pretty simple, takes about an hour, and oh yeah, no need to drill your
>> IF anyone needs more help and/or pics, let me know. Just thought Id