Note: This is a general guide for all vehicles.
How to Replace a Front Bumper
- Bumper Mounting Kit
Always wear safety glasses when working on your vehicle. Wear other personal protective equipment (PPE) when necessary, for example latex gloves or closed toe shoes.
Locate your front bumper and inspect it for damage.
Disconnect the wires to the turn signals and fog lamps if they are attached to the front bumper.
Support the front bumper with a floor jack. Spray the mounting bolts with penetrant. Remove the mounting bracket bolts.
Carefully lower the front bumper to the ground.
Remove all components from the front bumper. This may include turn signals, fog lights, a license plate and bumper trim.
Compare the new bumper to the old bumper to ensure that it is the correct replacement part.
Attach all of the removed components to the new bumper.
Install and align the new front bumper and torque the mounting bolts to the manufacturer's specifications.
If applicable, reattach the wires to the turn signals and fog lights. Inspect the new front bumper for proper alignment.
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