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      02-07-2013, 01:41 AM   #8
Boulder Bill
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Drives: 2013 550i/6 speed M-Sport
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: Colorado

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Originally Posted by Catfish454 View Post
You're not missing anything. Look closely and you will see four very small dimples - two at the top and two at the bottom located to the outside of the existing holes - which will align with your license plate. A type of sheet metal screw is used to fasten the plate. I believe the existing holes fit European plates only.
When this thread resurfaced, I realized I neglected to say thank you for your response. Spot on and very helpful. Thanks!
2013 F10 550i | 6 Speed Manual | M Sport Package | Carbon Black | Oyster & Black Nappa | Dynamic Handling w/Dynamic Damper Control | Executive Package (Comfort Access - Soft Close - HUD) | B&O Sound | Luxury Seating & Heated Seats
(retired: 2002 E39 540i | 6 Speed Manual)