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Do I have to take off the tires to perform the melt mod or can I just crank 'em out with steering to get enough room? Thanks
 

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Pretty sure you can just crank them to one side. Thats what I did on my 02'
 

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Never done it but I'd go for the extra room to work.only takes a sec to block it upon a stand and pop the wheel off. Then you've got lots of room to work
 

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So I was able to leave the tires on and just heat the area up evenly with the heatgun.

Best molding method was to just use a cold-water soaked rag to apply direct pressure with my hands. Worked like a charm. Thanks
 

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Melt mod? Pattymelt? Did you make a sandwich under there?
 

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Pluses and minuses on both.

Easier to heat the plastic more evenly if the wheels are off.

Easier to wedge something between the tire and plastic while it cools for a better fit. Even using the wet rag.

That said i removed my wheels.
 
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