The iconic grill of a DB9 is one of distinctive and signature looks of any Aston Martin. The shape is immediately recognizable to any car enthusiast. The early DB9’s were fitted with the distinctive 7-bar grill that has 7 horizontal bars. Later models received an updated 5-bar grill. Same grill shape, just fewer bars. The 5-bar grill can even be retrofit to the earlier models. The grill in the Vantage is similar, but absolutely not the same (8-bars and a different construction).
From what I’ve learned grills came in different finishes. The grill in my DB9 is an anthracite grey color. I’ve seen that a ‘polished’ finish was also available as an ~ $1,000 upgrade. Continue reading “How to Remove the Grill from an Aston Martin DB9”