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post #1 of 45 Old 08-06-2010, 07:24 PM Thread Starter
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Dented front bumper

Ok, I am an idiot. While rushing to the train station this a.m. I bumped the car parked next to me. The Acura has litterly no damage, me I have dented front corner bumper! I have searched and have heard of people fixing the bumper with a heat gun or blow dryer. I have one question, how do you do it? I am not very skilled with tools but it is bothering me to know I have an idiot mark on my jeep and it's all my fault. Anybody please help!!!! Thanks

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post #2 of 45 Old 08-06-2010, 07:29 PM
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drill hole in back, push with long screwdriver... wait for the pop
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post #3 of 45 Old 08-06-2010, 07:31 PM
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I see an excuse to buy an after market one!

i got lucky my sister backed her car into the front bumper and crushed a whole corner, i was able to get a brand new Body Armor high clearance bumper out of it, on her dime. Great bumper ready to accept a winch and after market lights. might be something worth looking into! ($400) Good Luck Man!

Theres no rest for the wicked....
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post #4 of 45 Old 08-06-2010, 08:52 PM
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Youíre one mean brother.
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Youíre one mean brother.
thats what i was thinking. especially when people give away front bumpers on here for free

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post #6 of 45 Old 08-06-2010, 11:48 PM
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You know a bumper isn't Jeep-worthy when it dents.......

......And the Japanese car you hit is fine.

Time to upgrade to any form of metal.

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Youíre one mean brother.
I dont get it... Who is mean?
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post #8 of 45 Old 08-07-2010, 09:33 AM
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Junk it.Buy a new stubby,like a Rugged Ridge.You'll love it,and it will not dent on your next bump...
http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/attac...1&d=1281195194
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I dont get it... Who is mean?
Then you never will.
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post #10 of 45 Old 08-07-2010, 10:09 AM
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Ohhhh! Because he made his sister pay for a new bumper whenever people on here are always giving them away for free... Gotcha
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Whatever. You just donít get it. No need to turn this into a fight because of a comment to someone else. Relax.
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Whatever. You just donít get it. No need to turn this into a fight because of a comment to someone else. Relax.
Now I really am confused.
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post #13 of 45 Old 08-07-2010, 10:19 AM Thread Starter
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That looks sweet!
I just wish I had the need for a winch. If I go off roading it would be on trails that are not that difficult. I have this image in my head of what I want to do to my jeep. 1) put AEV Savegre rims. 2) Mickey Thompson Baja ATZ Radial tires. 3) Get some new bumpers. I always liked the pre-runner look.

Since all this stuff costs $$$ I can just close my eyes and picture it in my head. LOL
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Ok, well lets just start all over then. Forget everything posted so far, except this one. VVV

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i got lucky my sister backed her car into the front bumper and crushed a whole corner, i was able to get a brand new Body Armor high clearance bumper out of it, on her dime.
OP, did you try to fix your bumper yet?
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Ohhhh! Because he made his sister pay for a new bumper whenever people on here are always giving them away for free... Gotcha
^ Thats what I said...
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