Right hand side battery cover

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Right hand side battery cover

Postby TJMaxx98 » Thu May 29, 2008 8:03 pm

Engine Bay - JDM G35 Right Hand Side Battery CoverInstallation Difficulty – Easy to Medium (Some fabrication needed)Install Time – 1 hourCost – 49.95Advantages – Cleans up the engine bay, looks more balancedDisadvantages – Some minor cutting required to make this piece fit



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Re: Right hand side battery cover (TJMaxx98)

Postby gcburn » Sun Sep 07, 2008 2:48 pm

I installed this cover on my 2005 sedan this afternoon. Trimming the inner back corner area of the cover was necessary to make it fit. However, once it was installed, the hood would not close properly (slightly raised above the drivers side fender) with the rubber gasket reinstalled.

I was wondering if anyone else had trimmed further around the front of the piece, or if the rubber trim piece was simply removed.

Maybe the ideal solution would be to grind down the metal area that the front of the cover rests on, but I am not prepared to grind metal from my car.

Any thoughts or comments would be appreciated.

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Re: Right hand side battery cover (gcburn)

Postby TJMaxx98 » Sun Sep 07, 2008 2:59 pm

Hi gcburn...here is a pic to help in your install. I have circled in red what I had to cut off the piece so if fits.

Had the same thing happen to me, but I removed the raised lip (left side of the picture). Hope that helps.

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Re: Right hand side battery cover (TJMaxx98)

Postby tollboothwilley » Thu Sep 11, 2008 6:50 pm

you should post a pic of what it looks like before and after...just so people can compare

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Re: Right hand side battery cover (tollboothwilley)

Postby xjaywalker » Thu Jul 23, 2009 9:50 am

Could you also post the link of where you bought the cover? I was always wondering how to do this mod. Thanks for the post.

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Postby joe603 » Mon Jul 27, 2009 7:16 am


It's called a JDM right hand side battery cover...Grubbs is out of stock. Try google.

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Re: (joe603)

Postby Poyzinous » Thu Aug 06, 2009 8:00 am

does it still say battery?

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Re: (Poyzinous)

Postby awdjdmtalon » Tue Aug 11, 2009 3:10 pm

Yes it says battery.

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