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May 27, 7:55pm - #187296 
Do I need to remove the bumper?

Do I need to remove the bumper if I want to take out this part?

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May 27, 8:16pm - #187297 
it would be easier if you did, yes... thumbsup

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May 27, 8:28pm - #187298 
^^^ditto...i take mine off that jus to change the fog bulbs hahaha


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May 27, 8:29pm - #187299 
ok that is a little extra work on your part monkey thumbsup

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May 27, 8:37pm - #187300 
I will say no. Only because I witnessed first hand a replacement of the fog light bulbs on my car. This also included if I wanted to replace the whole fog lights. It was easy and I wish I had the tools. Cost me a whole $10. They would have charged $75 for new fog lights and a switch up to the dash. It looks so easy. I can't say how they did it (protected information and I don't have pics), just go from under your Celica and figure it out.

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May 27, 9:38pm - #187301 
no because you already got those parts sitting on that counter

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May 28, 1:42am - #187302 
NO you don't have to remove the bumper. i did it easily with a ratchet. there are three 10mm bolts... if you connected them they would make a Y. just go through the stock fog light holes for the first one... second one you can reach from under the car with an extension on the ratchet... and third is a little tough... easy if you have an adjustable wrench... but yeah... i had to remove the TRD fog light covers to do TONY's $20 fog light install... a lot less work not having to remove the bumper IMO...

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May 28, 1:48am - #187303 
i was havin a hard time getting my hand in there and had a VERY hard time locking the bulbs in so i jus take the whole bumper off to make it easier..hahaha grin


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May 28, 5:23am - #187304 
Originally Posted by CelicaRacer05
no because you already got those parts sitting on that counter
i think that is another picture...i think tony's or something thumbsup

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May 28, 5:39am - #187305 
^^^
I think that was an attempt at sarcasm...


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May 28, 5:49am - #187306 
^^ ahhh...i see grin

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May 29, 7:22am - #187307 
just take off the front bumper...it makes things a lot easier

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May 29, 10:57am - #187308 
Originally Posted by xxmonkeyboixx

^^^ditto...i take mine off that jus to change the fog bulbs hahaha


Me too. WAY easier than fumbling around for an hour. I'm going to take it off the next time I have to change the lowbeams, instead of pissing around with those damn clips.

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