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Old 09-06-2017, 08:24 PM   #1
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Default 2018 wrx front plate mount

I have No holes drilled, just the factory holes
Tried the Amazon cheap front plate adaptor. It's sucks.
Don't really want to do a plate relocation...
What can I do?
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Old 09-06-2017, 08:28 PM   #2
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Get the totsubo kit that fits in the existing jdm holes. http://www.heubergersubaruparts.com/...-p/1020-81.htm
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Old 09-06-2017, 08:38 PM   #3
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Get the totsubo kit that fits in the existing jdm holes. http://www.heubergersubaruparts.com/...-p/1020-81.htm
That will fit my 2018?
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Old 09-06-2017, 10:01 PM   #4
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Just FYI, The Perrin plate relocator is too short for the 18's.

I ordered the Grimspeed one and it arrived today. Its raining so I have not been able to try it out.

I'll update it once I try it.
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Old 09-06-2017, 10:17 PM   #5
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That will fit my 2018?


It fits the MY15+ I don't see why the jdm plate holes would be any different for the 2018.
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Old 09-07-2017, 07:38 AM   #6
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The link you posted says it's for 08-14 model years.

As mentioned I don't want a plate relocator. But, Perrin makes a 2018 version that is a bit longer than the 15, 16, 17.
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Old 09-07-2017, 07:58 AM   #7
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Correct but I have it on my 2015 and it fits fine. Gonna use it on my 18 too.
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Old 09-07-2017, 11:25 AM   #8
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Just FYI, The Perrin plate relocator is too short for the 18's.

I ordered the Grimspeed one and it arrived today. Its raining so I have not been able to try it out.

I'll update it once I try it.
We have a new relocate kit just for the 2018's! (part#PSP-BDY-205) , and yes you are correct the 2015-2017 does not work (part#PSP-BDY-202)
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Old 09-07-2017, 06:05 PM   #9
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Grimmspeed DOES fit but just barely. With both included spacers it's just barely off the bumper. I bent that side outward slightly to be on the safe side.
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Old 09-08-2017, 09:14 PM   #10
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I didn't like the fitment of the grimmspeed one, it was way too close for my liking. I just put the perrin one on today and it fits much better. I used 4 washers and still had a few left over. Very sturdy as well.

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