Bug deflector? - TerrainForum.net: GMC Terrain Forum
 2Likes
  • 1 Post By Angrybird16
  • 1 Post By Lee F
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 12-07-2018, 02:36 PM Thread Starter
Jr. Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2018
Posts: 7
Bug deflector?

Hi just wondering if anyone has pictures of the GM bug deflector on the new Terrain.


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
PGDriver is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 6 (permalink) Old 12-08-2018, 01:03 AM
Sr. Member
 
rjayl's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2017
Location: Michigan
Posts: 290
Garage
They still make those? Hmmm, do people still wear mullets?

2011 GMC Terrain 3.0L AWD
2008 Chevy Impala SS
rjayl is offline  
post #3 of 6 (permalink) Old 12-08-2018, 02:32 AM
Sr. Member
 
garbec01's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Cambridge IL - USA
Posts: 370
Garage
Quote:
Originally Posted by rjayl View Post
They still make those? Hmmm, do people still wear mullets?
That's not nice!

.

2019 Chevy Equinox; 2.0 - LT - FWD - Silver Ice/Redline - Purchased 10/20/2018; Mills Chevrolet, Davenport IA
2016 Chevy Equinox; 3.6 - LTZ-AWD - Black/Black - Purchased 7/7/2016; Mills Chevrolet, Davenport IA
2017 Chevy Malibu; 1.5 - LT - Pepperdust - Purchased 8/2017; Green Chevrolet, East Moline, IL
2009 Chevy Silverado; 5.3 -LT - 4WD - Ext. Cab - Granite Met. - Purchased 02/2009; Green Chevrolet, East Moline IL
garbec01 is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #4 of 6 (permalink) Old 12-14-2018, 07:26 AM
Full Member
 
Join Date: May 2017
Posts: 172
Well like we say at work, if you can dish it out, be ready to receive it also !

PGDriver, there is no bug shield as that chrome piece on the hood is supposed to do that job. I also asked the same question for our 2017 as stone chips annoy the &%#% out of me. Some members here have had a clear wrap applied to protect the nose of the vehicle's paint. Perhaps to a search in the forum or someone will jump in who has more info for you ?
probak118 is offline  
post #5 of 6 (permalink) Old 12-14-2018, 09:01 AM
Jr. Member
 
Angrybird16's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2018
Posts: 46
If you do put a bug deflector on any car I suggest making sure you remove it ocassionally to clean, inspect and wax the area behind it and where comes in contact with the metal. I have seen that they will rub the paint and or debris will collect behind them holding moisture in causing paint issues or rust. I suggest the 3m clear bra instead that most tint places can custom fit to prevent rock chipping.
RIT333 likes this.
Angrybird16 is offline  
post #6 of 6 (permalink) Old 12-14-2018, 11:10 AM
Hero Member
 
Lee F's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2017
Location: Iowa
Posts: 803
I agree that a 12 inch wide clear 3M film will give better protection and look better.
bigb12359 likes this.


Lee

Iowa
2018 Equinox 2.0 Premier AWD
Made in Canada


2008 Malibu LTZ
3.6 and 6 speed


Past: 2008 Equinox Sport AWD
3.6 and 6 speed
Lee F is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the TerrainForum.net: GMC Terrain Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in









Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome