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Do I need to remove the bumper? #187296 May 27, 6:55pm May 27, 6:55pm
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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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Re: Do I need to remove the bumper? [Re: oOoLINoOo] #187297 May 27, 7:16pm May 27, 7:16pm

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it would be easier if you did, yes... thumbsup

Re: Do I need to remove the bumper? #187298 May 27, 7:28pm May 27, 7:28pm
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^^^ditto...i take mine off that jus to change the fog bulbs hahaha


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Re: Do I need to remove the bumper? [Re: xxmonkeyboixx] #187299 May 27, 7:29pm May 27, 7:29pm

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ok that is a little extra work on your part monkey thumbsup

Re: Do I need to remove the bumper? #187300 May 27, 7:37pm May 27, 7:37pm
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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.

Re: Do I need to remove the bumper? [Re: hephaestus] #187301 May 27, 8:38pm May 27, 8:38pm
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no because you already got those parts sitting on that counter

Re: Do I need to remove the bumper? [Re: CelicaRacer05] #187302 May 28, 12:42am May 28, 12:42am
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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...

Re: Do I need to remove the bumper? [Re: d3m6nGTS03] #187303 May 28, 12:48am May 28, 12:48am
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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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Re: Do I need to remove the bumper? [Re: CelicaRacer05] #187304 May 28, 4:23am May 28, 4:23am

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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

Re: Do I need to remove the bumper? #187305 May 28, 4:39am May 28, 4:39am
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^^^
I think that was an attempt at sarcasm...

Re: Do I need to remove the bumper? [Re: Sultan] #187306 May 28, 4:49am May 28, 4:49am

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^^ ahhh...i see grin

Re: Do I need to remove the bumper? #187307 May 29, 6:22am May 29, 6:22am
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just take off the front bumper...it makes things a lot easier

Re: Do I need to remove the bumper? [Re: xxmonkeyboixx] #187308 May 29, 9:57am May 29, 9:57am
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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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