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One side of my bumper is higher than the other

Discussion in 'Stock 1995 - 2001 Explorers' started by wiscguy, July 31, 2011.

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    1. wiscguy

      wiscguy New Member

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      Hopefully someone can answer this quick. I took off my bumper to sand and repaint it. When I did I noticed a larger gap between the trunk door and bumper on the driver side than the passenger. After measuring the right side has a 1" gap and the driver side has a 1 1/2" gap. It basically slants upward from left to right.

      Any ideas?
       
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      jlsparky7 Well-Known Member

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      you should be able to adjust the bumper height with the bolts on the bumper mounts. They have slots in them so you can move the bumper up and down on each side by about 2 inches or so.
       
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      Huh Im going to really smack myself if thats all I have to do. I will try tonight. Thanks for the response.
       
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      Start smacking!
       

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