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How to Attached Prestige Flexi Plates


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    A man, Tyran, stands in front of a car with standard issue plates. He talks while holding up a Flexi Plate.

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    G’day, Tyran here from PPQ. I am here to show you the easiest way to attach your new Flexi Prestige Plates.

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    This method of attachment will work for the full range of Flexi Prestige Plate designs.

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    Tyran crouches in front of a car. He’s holding up a Remove and Attach Form.

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    After you have handed in your remove and attach form to your local Department of Transport, you can begin attaching your new Personalised Plates.

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    Tyran unscrews the screws on the standard issue number plate.

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    Simply remove your old plates with a screwdriver.

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    In close up, Tyran’s hands hold the Flexi Plates.

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    Now because of the different designs of cars, Flexi plates have been specifically produced without mounting holes, so that you can fit them perfectly to your car.

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    Because they’re made from Perspex, you do need to be gentle.

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    Tyran holds a standard issue number plate up against the Flexi Plate. Using a marker pen, he uses the holes in the standard issue number plate to mark the Flexi Plate.

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    So, if you want to use the same drill holes as your previous plates, line up where your old plates were drilled and make a mark with a non-permanent marker.

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    Tyran holds up the Flexi Plate to the car he is crouching beside.

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    Or if you have other holes specific to your car's recess that you would like to use - make sure you mark where these are on the plate before drilling.

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    A power drill bores a hole through the back of the Flexi Plate using a small drill bit.

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    Once you have your markers, drill your holes. All of the holes must be drilled slowly from the back of the plate, starting with a smaller drill bit to create a pilot hole.

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    Tyran changes the small drill bit for a larger one. Then bores a hole through the back of the Flexi Plate using a larger drill bit.

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    And then a larger drill bit to create your screw hole. Make sure the final hole is slightly larger than your screw size as the screw may expand as the weather changes.

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    Tyran crouches beside the car, screwing on the Flexi Plate with a screwdriver.

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    Once the holes are drilled, match the plate to your car and simply use the same screws as before to screw them in.

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    Tyran ensures the plate is secure.

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    There, now give it a gentle shake and make sure it’s secure to the car and then do the same for the rear.

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    Tyran sits in front of the car.

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    And remember, if you’re replacing your old standard issue plates, make sure to surrender them to your local Department of Transport and Main Roads within 14 days. After that, you’re all done!

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    Time to show off your new Personalised Plates!

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