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Postby 2018silverado [OP] » Sep 16 2019, 12:37pm

What has anyone done to bypass the active grill shutters on a 2018? Wanting to put a light bar behind my grill
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Re: Active shutters

Postby 19trax95 » Sep 16 2019, 1:00pm

Welcome to the forum.

Here is how I did mine.

[url=usr/sites/silveradosierra.com/www/htdocs/viewtopic.php?f=56&t=713757]How-To Delete Active Grill Shutters 2017-19LD[/url]

It requires a tune though otherwise you will get a CEL still. But so far, it's the only way I've found to do it.
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