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Posted: Sun Apr 08, 2007 11:03 pm 
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hey all, when i got my car the bumper used to sag about 1/2 an inch. i removed the bumper to paint the grey sections black and attach the bodykit and one of the bumper bolts inside the car had welded togather and rusted up. once we got over that issue we removed the bar to see it had come away from the bracing... apart from screws/bolts, is there any way of fixing this or do i have to buy a new bar?

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Posted: Sun Apr 08, 2007 11:05 pm 
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just replace the bumper mounts..

 

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Posted: Sun Apr 08, 2007 11:07 pm 
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how do you do that? i considered fiberglassing the bracing on there nice and good lol

 

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Posted: Sun Apr 08, 2007 11:10 pm 
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the two metal brackets bolted to the bar reo..

 

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Posted: Sun Apr 08, 2007 11:13 pm 
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the ar reo being the bracing behind the bar skin? its not that. it heskin coming away from the reo ect

 

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Posted: Sun Apr 08, 2007 11:20 pm 
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rrrr ok replace the reo, just pic one up from a wreckers (they shouldnt be to expensive) i would also replace the bumper mounts, if it had a nudge hard enough to break the reo it would have also bent the mounts..

 

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Posted: Sun Apr 08, 2007 11:24 pm 
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hmm... i hate this.. i threw out like 4 bumpers a fewmonths back when sold my old EA... swore never to go back... lol

 

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Posted: Sun Apr 08, 2007 11:27 pm 
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yeah i know what you mean i tend to hang onto stuff for a bit then get sick of it cloging up the shed, i get rid of it and a month later i need it, go figure...

 

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Posted: Sun Apr 08, 2007 11:32 pm 
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my bumpers doing the same thing.

would i ahve to do the same thing that u have to do ya recon?

 

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Posted: Sun Apr 08, 2007 11:35 pm 
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i think you would only have to replace the bar mounts as i dont think the body kit would have a bar reo... could be wrong tho, u'll have to take the bar off to fined out what your dealing with...

 

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