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How to Repair a Car Bumper
Learn how you can repair cracks and dents on your car bumper. Use a plastic or fiberglass bumper repair kit to fix the damage on your own.
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Whether you call it a bumper protector or a bumper guard, these automotive accessories offer important protection for your vehicle’s bumpers. They help prevent dings and bumps while you’re parked...
How to Buy a Good Quality Bumper
The bumper acts as a guard between other objects and your front end. While it doesn’t provide much in the way of passenger safety, it does absorb some impact and put a barrier...

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Would older model front bumper fit newer model?
Hello. I do not believe that a front bumper for a 2003 Dodge Ram 1500 will fit your 2014 Dodge Ram 2500. However, your local dealer should be able to give you reliable information regarding your front bumper.
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When they get stuck and that doesn't work, you've got to go with the old stand-by. Heat it up with the torch until it gets real hot and then you can get it off. There is no other way. No...
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I've heard the 04-06 front bumpers are interchagable and was wondering if the front end of a 06 convertible would fit my 06 sedan?
Hello. My search reveals that the bumpers appear to be the same between the sedan and convertible, though there are many components between the two chassis that are indeed different. In this case, however, the only real detail I find...
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Can I LEGALLY switch my front and rear bumpers to Isuzu Impulse bumpers?
You should not have any problems as long as the VIN number on the car and your registration still match. People do all sorts of ground effects and other body changes that change the way the body looks. If you...
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I have a 2000 ford ranger bumper
I am not sure if the 1997 bumper will fit the 2000 even with brackets you need. You can go to a parts site and check the different brackets you can choose from. It would depend on the bumper you...
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I have a small indentation on my bumper. What is the best way to get it out?
Hi there. There are a few tricks you could try like using compressed air to get the dent out (if it's not too big). There are also some products out there that claim to be able to remove dents. Check...
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i was trying to remove my grill today and removed all the screws and bolts but there are these plastic tabs and i don't know how m
Hello, thanks for writing in about your 2002 Mitsubishi Lancer. If you are trying to remove the grill, it is attached to the front bumper. You cannot remove the tabs without breaking them. You have to remove the entire bumper...
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Is it necessary to remove the front bumper to replace the power steering pump on a 2012 Audi A8L?
Hey there, thanks for writing in about your 2012 Audi A8 Quattro. No, it shouldn't need to be removed to change the power steering pump. If you end up needing help with the installation, a certified expert from YourMechanic can...
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2007 BMW 750i shakes over 55 mph
Hello. Thanks for writing in about your 2007 BMW 750i. Your description leads me to believe that it may be a bushing, tie rod, or ball joint that has suffered injuries from the impact. I suggest that you have a...
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I hear a cracking type sound when making sharp turns.
From what you described, this noise could be coming from the front bumper while turning, which can become dislodged during sharp turns and pop or clunk back into place when the wheel is turned to its original position. This will...
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Body repair
If you say there is no harm done to your lights then I wouldn't repair or replace anything. It is your call as the owner if you want to have your bumper replaced though. If you are beginning to experience...
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How do i remove a steel bumper that is installed with front spoiller
Hello. Removing the bumper should only be a matter of unbolting from the frame. The bolts should be easily accessible from the undersides of the vehicle, or from the top with the hood open. The wheel-well plastic trim may also...
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I have a crack in my bumper. Do I need to replace the whole thing?
Assuming the crack is more than just a crack in the paint, I would say yes, and here is why. It will cost more money to repair the bumper than it will to simply replace it. There are many quality...
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i20 car front bumper damaged.
I would recommend having a body shop first quote the needed repairs to the front bumper and underneath panels. It may just need to be reattached or there may be problems with the bumper cover and it will need to...
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My front bumper popped out in the corner but doesn't shake
Hi there, thanks for writing in. Anytime your vehicle strikes a solid object, the potential of damage of other components near that area exists. Beyond the simple body damage on the front end, it is possible that some of your...
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I feel a solid bump when I hit the brakes
Have the vehicle driven to see if when the brakes are tough when the steering is pulled one way or the other. If it is, the problem is in the brakes or suspension on that side it pulls to. The...
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How do I replace the front bumper cover?
Hi and thanks for contacting Your Mechanic. Check to see if your Jeep has a lower air dam under the engine. If your Jeep does, then you will need to remove the secured bolts the dam that hooks up to...
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I want to replace the front bumper cover and have removed 4 bolts. It is loose but will not come off and seems hung up by tow hooks.
You'll have to take a good look around and behind the bumper. There are more than 4 fasteners holding the front bumper cover on the car. You must remove the lower splash shield and loosen the fasteners hidden behind there...
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Front bumper has a medium size hole 2011 Kia Sorrento
Hello - unfortunately, this is not a repair YourMechanic can offer at this time. This task is best handled by a collision repair estimator at a reputable paint and body shop. S/he is trained to evaluate visible and not-so-visible damage,...

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