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Jul 12, 10:27am - #27055 
can't remove bumper!

Hey guys, i don't think i can remove the bumper. makes me feel queasy lol. someone told me yesterday that i could try going through the wheel well because i got tiny hands...do any of you guys know how? you all are so helpful i am so freakin glad i found this site !! oh yeh ima take better pics of me and car today so woohoo!


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Jul 12, 10:38am - #27056 
I think on the other thread isaac posted about taking the headlight out which is simple also to get down there easier. The bumper is really easy though man...I am 16 and did it with no problems.


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Jul 12, 11:15am - #27057 
Ahhh! Ok...that sounds a lot easier to remove the headlight but i can't find the posting from isaac on how to remove? help plz!


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Jul 12, 11:52am - #27058 
your not havong very good luck with this whole headlight thing are you

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Jul 12, 5:30pm - #27059 
Originally Posted by VSGTS14
I think on the other thread isaac posted about taking the headlight out which is simple also to get down there easier. The bumper is really easy though man ...I am 16 and did it with no problems.


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Jul 12, 5:34pm - #27060 
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Total of 7 screws on the top-side... the pictures i posted above, just show these 7 locations in duplicate/from several angles.

on the bottom, your plastics are attached to the bumper... I think there are 8 connectors on the bottom to... but these are all obvious to find - work on the underplastics first and then work on the above 7 mentioned screws thumbsup

if this is your first time and you are not totaly confident - print out the above photos (or draw a picture) and when you take the screws off, put them onto of the pictures in the locations that you removed them from... this will make putting things back together so much easier grin


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Jul 12, 5:46pm - #27061 
sorry to inform you but you need to take off the bumper in order to take off your headlight.

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Jul 12, 5:52pm - #27062 
Who mentioned anything about headlights? the subject says "can't remove bumper" grin


I think you have this thread mixed up for the other thread...
https://www.celicahobby.com/ubbthreads/showflat.php?Cat=&Board=UBB4&Number=91620 wave


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Jul 12, 5:55pm - #27063 
BTW - Excellent photos Karrion28!!! thumbsup thumbsup


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Jul 12, 7:45pm - #27064 
Originally Posted by isaac
Who mentioned anything about headlights? the subject says "can't remove bumper" grin


I think you have this thread mixed up for the other thread...
https://www.celicahobby.com/ubbthreads/showflat.php?Cat=&Board=UBB4&Number=91620 wave


sorry i didn't read the other one..I just saw pics of lights with arrows pointed to bolts. frown


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Jul 13, 6:24pm - #27065 
I thought the other thread was about browneyedchikk having problems removing the right side marker light ("bumper light"), and this thread is about browneyedchikk having problems on removing the front bumper in order to get to the side marker light, and VSGTS mentioned that probably a more convenient way to get to the side marker light is that you could take off the headlight, and my post was to inform brawneyedchikk that in order to take off the headlight you would need to take off the front bumper anyways.




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Jul 13, 6:34pm - #27066 
how come all you guys took off ur bumpers? confused i just took off my front wheel and removed my inner fender and then just put the CAI on didn't take me any time at all then just put the inner fender back on then the rim!

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Jul 13, 6:35pm - #27067 
Originally Posted by Karrion28

I thought the other thread was about browneyedchikk having problems removing the right side marker light ("bumper light"), and this thread is about browneyedchikk having problems on removing the front bumper in order to get to the side marker light, and VSGTS mentioned that probably a more convenient way to get to the side marker light is that you could take off the headlight, and my post was to inform brawneyedchikk that in order to take off the headlight you would need to take off the front bumper anyways.


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Jul 14, 8:15am - #27068 
I have confused myself with two threads I think...what a loser.


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