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      08-02-2014, 03:39 AM   #1
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Front bumper dropped

I had a little argument with a massive kerb yesterday - oops!
Anyway as a result my front bumper had dropped a little and the lines don't sit right.

Is there an easy way to adjust this or do I have to undo all 5 million screws that hold it on?

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      08-05-2014, 02:23 AM   #2
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Get some pics up. Then we can see where its dropped.
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Here's some pics, don't think they show the shut line gap to be as bad as it is



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There are 4 star bolts to the front of the bumper when u open the bonnet. Loosen them and try lifting the bumper then tightening. See if that helps
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Yeah, tried that.
It just pull the bumper in under the bonnet and looks worse
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There's a metal plate that sits on top of the bumper edge where it meets the wing.Could be bent.you would have to remove the bumper to inspect this though.
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Looks like I'm gonna have to undo all the bumper anyway, so I'll have a look at this plate.
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