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      10-27-2011, 02:11 AM   #1
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Replacing Front Bumper

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1. Does anyone know if there are instructions available on replacing the front bumper ? This is for 2011 528i. Rear ended a guy few weeks ago who stopped unexpectedly making a right turn on a green light. Fortunately impact was minor and just got a small crack in a corner and some abrasion marks. Want to take it down and inspect behind to ensure everything is OK.

2. If I decide to put a new bumper, do they sell finished ones with matching color ? I have seen primerred only. Any hints ?

Much appreciate any help

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      10-27-2011, 04:27 AM   #2
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Guys,

2. If I decide to put a new bumper, do they sell finished ones with matching color ? I have seen primerred only. Any hints ?

Much appreciate any help

Thanks
you have to paint them unfortunately.. what color is your car?
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      10-27-2011, 11:08 AM   #3
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Contact Long or Ivan @ LTBMW and they can get you the bumper painted and installed and
if you want they can get you the M sport if you don't already have it.

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      10-27-2011, 11:15 AM   #4
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      10-27-2011, 11:26 AM   #5
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thanks guys. is there a way for me to just take it off to inspect the inside for any broken components ?

Lacter, anyone in bay area ?
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      11-16-2011, 03:32 PM   #6
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Hi, have you sorted the frontbumper? How to remove it?

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      11-22-2011, 04:07 AM   #7
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nope. I left it as is for now. Although I can barely tell but I keep thinking of getting it fixed.
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      12-07-2011, 03:09 PM   #8
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Hopefully you decide to tackle taking it off and doing a DIY for us on here. I'm working on an intake for the 550i but would need to take the bumper off. I HATE taking body panels off and would rather take apart the whole engine than a body piece as for some reason I always mess it up. Yours gotta be repaired anyways what have you got to lose? Do it!
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Contact Long or Ivan @ LTBMW and they can get you the bumper painted and installed and
if you want they can get you the M sport if you don't already have it.

www.ltbmw.com

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