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    can someone help refresh my memory on gettin the front bumper off, im changing the sidelight bulbs in my angel eyes so if i take the screw out of the bumper where its held to the wheel arch liner and pop it off its bracket i shud be able to remove my headlamps shouldnt i??
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    there are also 4 screws on top just where the bonnet closes, then just pop out either side.

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    ..and the plastic rivet clips underneath the car too.

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    2 srews each in the arches
    4 plastic rivots underneath and the middle pulls out with long nose pliers, and use them again
    leave the 4 torx screws on top till last, that should ensure the bumper doesnt hit the ground.

    Am doing this tomorow, i may do a how to

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    why you pulling your bumper off spenny

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    Quote Originally Posted by chrisvectra View Post
    why you pulling your bumper off spenny
    think he's fitting new irmy grill and Hids

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    id like some hids

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    2t :3 torx screws each wheel arch,2 plastic plugs on top/bonnet closure surface,4 plastic plugs holding 'bash' plate and finally 1 plastic clip towards front of bash plate..

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    just undo the 2 torx in the wheel arch liner pop off bracket gives u enuff space to get headlamp off, led bulbs dont work in angel eyes either so dont bother doin it haha..

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