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Front bumper update/refresh question - pls help

Wondering if someone here did a full refresh including hood on a model S with a single loop sticker...
I would like to know if I need to purchase the stricker/latch for the 2016+ model, or
my current one will work?

Someone told me that I could cut down my prelifted striker. But I rather purchase the new one if it works.
 

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Wondering if someone here did a full refresh including hood on a model S with a single loop sticker...
I would like to know if I need to purchase the stricker/latch for the 2016+ model, or
my current one will work?

Someone told me that I could cut down my prelifted striker. But I rather purchase the new one if it works.
Did you ever obtain an answer to your question? I would really like to know this myself. I know someone that created a custom striker to put the new hood on a Gen 1 Model S. He did his own refresh and it looked great. I've had no luck contacting this guy (Connor) since. Presumably, he made his own striker because nothing else worked. The T-Sportline and the Unplugged refresh of the Model S front nose do not look like the real deal in my opinion. The missing finishing touch for the 1st gen Model S would be if they use the original 2nd gen OEM Model S hood to achieve a true 2nd gen refresh.
 
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Did you ever obtain an answer to your question? I would really like to know this myself. I know someone that created a custom striker to put the new hood on a Gen 1 Model S. He did his own refresh and it looked great. I've had no luck contacting this guy (Connor) since. Presumably, he made his own striker because nothing else worked. The T-Sportline and the Unplugged refresh of the Model S front nose do not look like the real deal in my opinion. The missing finishing touch for the 1st gen Model S would be if they use the original 2nd gen OEM Model S hood to achieve a true 2nd gen refresh.
Yup, You can get the new striker from tesla it works perfectly.
 
Thanks. Found him on IG. He said they're not making anymore until next year. 😩 Problem is I'm expecting my Gen 2 carbon fiber hood in the next few weeks and was hoping to have the striker already in hand so I could install it as soon as it's delivered. (No place to store it unfortunately.) Gotta try and figure something out quick.
 
Hey guys, I am currently working on installing the refresh hood. I have someone making the double striker for my hood. It should be done tonight. The hood definitely needs some adjustment but it really completes the bumper refresh look. It covers the T perfectly.
 

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