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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 05-21-02, 06:29 AM Thread Starter
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Pulling the Car Apart

I'm just trying to work out how to get some pieces off my car so I can put on the new ones I picked up from Ford. Can anyone tell me how you remove (ie - where the bolts are) the following parts:

Front Bumper
Corner Indicator Lights
Door Handles



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post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old 05-21-02, 02:27 PM
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For front indicators, just remove the 4 bolts (2 at the front, one on the inside-side and one to the rear of the light assembly) that hold on each headlight, unplug the looms at the back and it should all come out easily and be self-explanatory from there.

After removing the door trims, removing the handles is a matter of getting to the fiddly bolts on either side that hold the handle on. I happened to have a perfect-sized, small spanner that made it much easier.

Not sure about front bumper.

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post #3 of 4 (permalink) Old 05-21-02, 04:23 PM
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For the front bumper the lights will need to be removed, then there is 1 bolt under each guard and 2 or 3 in the middle from memory.

Be careful with the bumper somtimes they dont want to fit back on properly.

post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old 05-21-02, 07:16 PM
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the door handels r pricks of things u might have anti theft things in ur door, all u need to do is get a 1/8 drill bit drill out the pop riverts and then ther door handels r piss easy to get to, then jst poprivert them back in, the front bar is held in by 2 bolts under the head lights and then on the side there is a slide and a "clip" that u need to twist around 90degrees and put out, and it then done, just gotta remember to unplug ya horn.
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