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BigCat
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PostPosted: Thu May 25, 2017 7:12 am    Post subject: 991.2 Carrera GTS Front Radiator Grilles Reply with quote

Has anyone on here with a newly delivered 991.2. Carrera GTS got an opinion on whether or not the front radiators are too exposed and prone to damage?

Unlike the other 991.2 cars which have two horizontal slats across the air intakes that open and close automatically, the GTS has a single fixed slat which makes for a very large opening and I think makes those radiators vulnerable to impact damage.

I'm considering fitting some Grilles but then there is the question of the effect on the warranty.
 
  
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PostPosted: Thu May 25, 2017 8:03 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Only meshed GT3 etc are any good.

You need to be protecting the rads from both stone chips and debris build up (that will corrode the rads).

One or two slats really is moot: neither is sufficient!

Fit finer grilles/mesh.

 
  
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PostPosted: Fri May 26, 2017 1:56 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Agreed, they need protection.
I've had them in the past and understand Zunsport are just about to bring out grills for 991.2 GTSs. I'm going to get some.
 
  
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