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Can I fit a 'deflector' behind my car's grill to protect the a/c condenser from damage?

I replaced the aircon condenser in my BMW 320 at a price of £463. The condenser is located immediately behind the front grill, which a stone entered causing the damage. Can any 'deflector' be fitted behind the grill to protect this very vulnerable unit?

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The problem of the condenser and stone damage has been discussed on many forums over a number of years. Some dealerships (via BMW UK) have been replacing them without charge. The design is the problem, but as yet we are not aware of a BMW solution. Other than designing your own (wire meshing clipped to the condenser) there is nothing forthcoming from BMW.
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