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Has anyone installed these on your own yet? Is there any drilling necessary? Any install tips are appreciated. Thanks!
 

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I just installed them yesterday and it was a really easy job. You only need to drill one hole for each of the front splash guards. The templates make it super easy. Just cut them out, tape them up and be sure to use the proper size bit. I took the advice in the instructions to tape off 3/4" on the bit. I probably didn't need to do that as you're really only drilling through a little bit of plastic. They mounted up perfect and look great. The back ones don't require any drilling at all. Well worth the ~$80.00 IMO. :thumbsup:
 

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I agree they are super easy to install. You don't even need to remove the wheels. I used the actual part as the template. In other words I mounted them with all the other fasteners first, then used the installed part as a locator for the drill. It's only plastic your drilling through. Less than 15 min for all four.
 

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I put the Rally Armor mud flaps on this past weekend . No drilling, no templates . Not everyone’s taste, but the Rally Armor red/orange logo looks good imho.
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Has anyone installed these on your own yet? Is there any drilling necessary? Any install tips are appreciated. Thanks!
Just installed front splash guards. Australian models dont get the template, instead we get a little dimple as the marker point to drill into which seems odd. May be worth looking to see if the dimples are there. I used a drill bit only and rotated by hand, it was an easy installation.
 

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I put the Rally Armor mud flaps on this past weekend . No drilling, no templates . Not everyone’s taste, but the Rally Armor red/orange logo looks good imho.
Russtang
Can you post a pic?
I am considering the same color mud flaps now that I have installed bigger tires.
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I preferred the Weathertech guards since they required zero drilling but, more importantly, they protected more of the areas behind the guards. Had those OEM guards on our ‘15 Outback and ‘18 Crosstrek.......and the OEM parts did almost nothing as fas as coverage, especially in snow and slush......

Steve
 
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