Filed Under (Ford) by admin on 09-03-2011
1. With the vehicle in NEUTRAL, position it on a hoist. For additional information, refer to Section 100-00. 2. If removing the upper front bumper, remove the headlights. For additional information, refer to Section 417-01. To remove individual parts, only carry out the listed steps: 3. To install, reverse the removal procedure. Item 3: Bolt Removal Note 1. Discard the 3 bolts after removal (install new bolts during installation) 2. Remove the LH bolt and grille stopper. 3. Remove the RH bolt and position aside the grille stopper. Item 10: Upper Front Bumper Removal Note 1. If equipped with wheel lip mouldings, remove the 4 nuts. 2. Remove the six pin-type fasteners. 3. Remove the 4 screws. 4. Position aside the splash shield. 5. Disconnect the 6 moulding clips. 6. Position aside the wheel lip mouldings. 7. Release the fascia retaining clips. Item 12: Fog Lamp Electrical Connector Removal Note 1. Detach the harness push pin from the fog lamp bracket. Item 13: Bumper Nut Removal Note 1. Discard the bumper nuts after removal (install new bumper nuts during installation). Item 15: Valance Panel Removal Note 1. If equipped, remove the fog lamps. For additional information, refer to Section 417-01. Item 17: License Plate Bracket Removal Note 1. Depress the tabs to release the bracket.
Filed Under (Ford) by admin on 16-02-2011
1. Drill out four license plate rivets (if required). 2. Remove fog lamps (15200) (if equipped). 3. Remove two nuts and two screws retaining front bumper (17757) to each front fender (16005). 4. Remove one screw (3 on Cobra) retaining front bumper cover (17D957) to each front fender splash shield (16102). 5. Remove three pushpins retaining front bumper cover to radiator support (16138). 6. Remove two upper blind rivets retaining front bumper cover to radiator grille opening panel reinforcement (8A284). Front Bumper Cover 7. Remove two rivets retaining front bumper cover support (17C947) to front bumper. Remove center pins from rivets using a drift punch. Remove the remainder of the rivets using a drill. Use care not to enlarge the retaining holes in the sheet metal. 8. Remove LH and RH headlamp bulbs (13007). Refer to Section 17-01. 9. Insert a thin screwdriver blade between the underside of the front bumper cover and the radiator grille opening panel reinforcement to release the front bumper cover locking tabs on both LH and RH sides, underneath the headlamp opening. Remove the front bumper cover while the lock tabs are lifted. Front Bumper Cover Removal 11. On each side of vehicle (convertible only), remove one bolt and one nut retaining front bumper vibration damper to front bumper. Front Bumper Vibration Damper—Convertible
Filed Under (Mazda) by admin on 08-11-2010
1. Disconnect the negative battery cable. 2. Disconnect the front side maker light connector. 3. Remove in the order indicated in the table. 4. Install in the reverse order of removal. Front Bumper Removal Note 1. Pull the front bumper ends (wheel arch) outward to disengage from the bumper slider. CAUTION: If only one side of the front bumper is disengaged from the bumper slider and the bumper falls, it could be damaged. When disengaging the front bumper from the slider, secure the bumper so that it does not fall. 2. Remove the front bumper from the body. Front Bumper Installation Note 1. Spread the front bumper ends (wheel arches) apart. 2. Attach the front bumper to the body. 3. Press the front bumper connecting area into the body to engage with the bumper slider.
Filed Under (Honda) by admin on 07-07-2010
Front Bumper Removal/Installation NOTE: Have an assistant help you when removing and installing the front bumper. Take care not to scratch the front bumper and body. Put on gloves to protect your hands. 1. Remove the front grille cover. 2. Remove the bolts (A), screws (B, C), and clips (D) securing the front bumper. 3. Pull on the front bumper (A) at the wheel arch areas to release it from the hooks (B) on the side spacers (C) and front fender cladding (D). 4. SC model: With the help of an assistant, while pulling the wheel arch portion away from the front fender cladding (A), pull out on the front bumper (B) to release the bumper from the hooks (C) on the center upper beam (D). Remove the front bumper. 5. LX, EX models: With the help of an assistant, while pulling the wheel arch portion away from the front fender cladding (A), pull out on the front bumper (B) and remove it. 6. Install the bumper in the reverse order of removal, and note these items: Make sure the front bumper engages the hooks (of both corner upper beams (SC model), front fender claddings and side spacers) on each side securely. Push the clips and hooks into place securely. Check if the clips are damaged or stress-whitened, and if necessary, replace them with new ones.
Filed Under (Mazda) by admin on 12-11-2010
1. Disconnect the negative battery cable. 2. Disconnect the front fog light connector. 3. To remove the bumper reinforcement, remove the front bumper and washer tank, then remove the bumper reinforcement installation nuts. 4. Remove in the order indicated in the table. 5. Install in the reverse order of removal. 6. Adjust the front fog light aiming. (See FRONT FOG LIGHT ADJUSTMENT .) FRONT BUMPER REMOVAL NOTE 1. While supporting the connection between the front bumper and bracket, pull the front bumper forward to disengage the connection. NOTE: The connection between the front bumper and bracket does not disengage until the front bumper is pulled forward. Be sure to pull the front bumper forward to disengage it from the bracket. 2. Remove the front bumper.