This is from a 99 so I can't say if they changed them for the 01/02 so it may not be what you're looking for. As for hardware you take some big self tapping screws and punch holes right in the front of your pristine bumper shell... I honestly thought I threw this ugly POS in the trash years ago, but if you for some reason want to ruin your bumper and can figure out a way to get it to you then it's yours.
(It looks damp because it was covered in dust and I rinsed it off)
I have to say, as far as ugly POS license plate holders go, ours is actually fairly nice looking. Better than most cars, really.
I still wouldnt put one on a fresh new bumper, but I also wouldn't take it off an old bumper unless I were going to fill the holes and repaint.
Mine had two uneven holes from the PO so I had to do something. I like the tag idea on my avatar but not the font. So, my gf had this one made. Since the XR badging is so discrete (only 2), I thought a front plate was a good idea. Besides, most people including Ford/Cougar peeps think it's something like a Celica.
BTW I'm told there's a difference between the 99-00 and 01-02 (of course) but haven't been able to verify other than I had to slightly modify the inside bottom of this one to lay flat. I trimmed it with scissors.
Looking for connector 120. Its the oval 12 pin connector that mounts on the top of the timing cover.
Looking for one with no broken snaps. If you have one or are planning a yard run and can get me one, let me know.
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