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replacing my grille.. how to take off the bottom bumper?

Discussion in 'Modified 2006 - 2010 Explorers' started by deuce07, June 22, 2011.

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      okay so i saw the link http://cwgrilles.com/pdf/4264.pdf and searched the site. no one has mentioned on how to remove the actual bumper itself.

      i'm currently in another state of where my car is and i'm trying to plan out my attack on getting my bentley looking style grille installed.


      i have the 2007 ford explorer iron man edition, so the biege bumper sticks out to where it would get damaged if i tried to remove the grille without removing the bottom bumper.

      let me know guys:salute::salute::salute:
       
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      thanks but like i mentioned earlier, i have the ironman edition, which has a extra peice right in front of the grille. if i did not remove the front lower bumper (that beige peice) i would be just as stupid as my dealership in damaging the biege peice
       
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      Is there not enough space between the beige plastic bumper part and the grille to put a putty knife in to unclip?
       
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      not enough space that is why i need to remove the lower bumper
       
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      Maybe this image can help a little.

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      i seen this picture somewhere, i can't find the thread. i'm thinking it might give me some clue. could u point me to the thread please? thanks!
       
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      Sorry, I also cannot remember which thread it was.
      I made a copy for later use and I am sure there weren't more pictures.
       

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