UMI 3053-R 78-88 G-Body Front Reinforcement Brace, Bolt In, Red
Steel, Powdercoated, Red
The UMI Performance, Inc. reinforcing front frame brace is used to stiffen the front frame horns and front crossmember area on the GM G-Body platform. The UMI three point frame brace takes the place of the popular “Grand Prix Bar” and also the stock frame reinforcements. No drilling is required and Grade 8 hardware is included. This brace weighs in at less than 10lbs and is recommended for street, strip, auto-x or road racing. The UMI P/N 3053 is available with tough red or black powder coat and is designed and manufactured with pride in Philipsburg, PA – USA. The UMI P/N 3053 is used on our popular G-Body Green Machine.
- Heavy duty yet light weight, brace weighs 9-1/2lbs with included hardware.
- 1-1/4” USA tubing construction.
- 3/16” laser cut mounting brackets.
- Grade 8 mounting hardware included.
- No drilling required, uses existing holes.
- Reduces squeaks and rattles common with the GM G-Body platform.
Note: Not currently approved for Grand National platform with intercooler. Occasional grinding may be required due to GM G-Body product tolerances. UMI used five test cars for fitment in a variety of years and no grinding was required.
- This item ships directly from the manufacturer. It may take an additional 10 business days for UMI Performance to ship this item.
- This item ships via Ground Shipping only. Expedited and Air shipping options are not available.
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