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Re: 2018 leaf s no wheel wells?

Fri Jul 13, 2018 9:36 pm

No the mud flaps are separate screw on parts made of the same plastic as the bumper cover.
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Delivery April 10 2018

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2014 LEAF SV
Ocean Blue
Delivery May 23 2014
50,000+ miles - all 12 bars - Same range as new - No warranty issues ever!

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Re: 2018 leaf s no wheel wells?

Mon Jul 16, 2018 7:12 am

My point is whatever the reason is no excuse for them to send out a half finished looking product, im very happy with the prefromance but i feel like im paying a LOT of money for something that is unfinished. And after talking to corporate and several dealers its something that wont be resolved by nissan...time to break out the spraypaint...

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Re: 2018 leaf s no wheel wells?

Mon Jul 16, 2018 8:21 am

OrientExpress wrote:The rear wheel wells in all LEAFs do not have liners, never have had them. Only the front wheel wells have plastic liners.

2011 has a 1/3 liner at the rear of the wheel arch.

I said when first noting it on my own car that I thought it was a recipe for early rust-out of the rear quarter panels, but we haven't yet heard about any major rust issues.
2011 Blue Ocean SL with 75,000 miles.
2015 pack under warranty 12/30/15.
Tinted windows.
Bridgestone Ecopia 422+ tires.
L1 EVSE upgrade.
FIAMM horns.
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2013 sun visors.
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GT-R map lamp lenses.

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Re: 2018 leaf s no wheel wells?

Fri Aug 17, 2018 7:49 am

Call it the OCD in me but I could not stand seeing the rear wheel wells open and exposed. I ordered the liners online (Part numbers 76748 and 76749). They are the listed part numbers for the SL with ProPilot. I just picked them up today and they are a heavy fabric and not plastic. Will try to get them installed today to tomorrow.

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Re: 2018 leaf s no wheel wells?

Sat Aug 18, 2018 3:53 pm

Wow you all peeked my curiosity, had to run out and check my '18 SL Leaf, I have wheel liners.

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Re: 2018 leaf s no wheel wells?

Sun Aug 19, 2018 3:16 pm

My 2013 S does not have the mounting holes shown in the ops pic. It does have a partial liner in the rear of the wheel well. The front of the wheel well does have some white glue like the ops but it is not as big a mess. I remember being concerned that the front of the wheel well looked like it would gather debris and lead to corrosion. It does gather debris but still no sign of corrosion :) .
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