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I’m currently installing the OEM front lip and side skirts for the 3.

I ran into 2 problems, on the lip it says I need a Jack Nut tool to install jack nuts. Anyway to get around this without buying a tool I won’t use anymore?

On the side skirts I was following the instructions to a T and when it said to remove the front most grommet, I notice it was painted in. I had to cut with a Xacto knife and had bare metal underneath.

What should I put there to prevent rust other than OEM paint?

And why did the instructions say nothing of this or is it that the grommets are installed after paint in Japan but before paint in Mex to save cost. All the other larger grommets are partially painted.


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