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Old 09-22-2010
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how hard is it to put 98 grill and lights on a 97

hey forum i wanted to get some helo headlights for my truck but they dont make none for a 97. going to see if a 98 grill and headlights would work on my truck and see how hard it would be to get it to work
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need to do a complete front end swap including fenders. your hood latch wont work unless you buy a new latch or use pins, etc..
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You will need:

98+ Radiator Core Support
98-00 Header Panel
98-00 Headlights (helos I guess)
98-00 Grille
98+ Fenders
98-03 Hood?
98+ Hood Latch

If you do all that work might as well do an 06+ Swap.
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