You can remove a front or rear bumper by removing the screws and corner bolts located on the inside of the bumper. Most car bumpers can be removed using a similar method regardless of the vehicle's make and model.Continue Reading
Park the vehicle in a spacious and well-lit area. Be sure the engine is off. If your vehicle has a manual transmission, make sure it is in gear. Jacks or lifts may not be necessary, but if you need to raise the automobile to ensure better access, use caution, and make sure the vehicle is securely lifted.
Ways to disable airbags vary by manufacturer, so you should consult your manual. However, some basic steps are to disable the car battery, remove the steering wheel cover plate, and remove the wire connections with a screwdriver.
Open the hood. For either bumper, locate a small row of screws on the inside of the bumper. The front side may have a plastic shield to protect the radiator held in by the same screws; remove these screws as well. Store the screws in a safe place. The front bumper may have other clips or bolts, which must also be removed.
The front and rear bumpers usually have single bolts on the inside of each corner. Remove them, and the bumper should come loose. If not, check overlapping body panels and inside the trunk in the rear for additional screws, and remove them.
To install projector headlights, disconnect the battery, remove the front bumper, unscrew the old headlights, detach the wiring harness, pull out the old headlights, place new projector headlights in their housing, and fasten them in place. Reconnect the battery and test the installation. Required tools include screwdrivers and a set of socket wrenches.Full Answer >
Toyota Corolla body kits vary depending on the model and features desired, but the standard components include a front bumper cover, side skirt panels and a rear bumper cover. Most are made with fiberglass-reinforced plastics or poly-urethane, and generally the kits come unpainted. Some kits also come with wings, fender flares, hoods and other accessories, while other kits offer the additional accessories as add-on items.Full Answer >
The process for removing seats from a used Mustang varies slightly by model; however, the basic process to remove the front seats is to remove the seat foot covers, remove the front and rear seat bolts, unplug the lumbar wiring harnesses and power seat track, and lift out the seat. To remove the back seats, first lower the seat backs, then remove all bolts or screws, and slide the seat back off the center pivot.Full Answer >
Remove bumper sticker glue from the paint on a vehicle without damaging the finish using a hair dryer to warm the adhesive and a plastic card to lift the sticker. Apply tree-sap remover to any remaining glue, and wipe it away. The process takes just a few minutes to complete.Full Answer >