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Unread 01-16-2003, 09:10 PM   #1
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Front Bumper Removal

I will be replacing my front bumper this weekend. Any tips or advice would be appreciated.

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Unread 01-16-2003, 09:23 PM   #2
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A good quality T-55 soket and a Long pipe to use as a bracker bar.

Its a realy simple task. 4 bolts on the top 2 on the bottom and one under each fog light if you have factry fogs. I just replace my front bumper on monday.
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Unread 01-16-2003, 09:45 PM   #3
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A good quality T-55 soket and a Long pipe to use as a bracker bar.
plus, double check the fit of the new bumper before tightening
anything down, put in every bolt just half way to be sure it fits.
take before and after pics!
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Unread 01-18-2003, 09:04 AM   #4
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Thanks for the tips. I will try to install it tomorrow.
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Unread 01-18-2003, 05:00 PM   #5
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I replaced my Torx bolts with Grade 8 regular bolts. Towing my Jeep behind the RV (bumper mounted tow bar) seemed to keep loosening the Torx bolts. Also, with a longer one on the one that goes through the round part of the frame up front, you can add a washer/bolt for extra strength. Can't hurt with the winch,either and only cost a few bucks.............yeah, Grade 8 is probably overkill.....
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