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BMW X3 - G01 (2018 – present) Front Bumper Removal

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BMW X3 - G01 (2018 – present) Front Bumper Removal

Here's how to remove the front bumper cover. Preliminary Work Undo front ornamental grille (1) out of latch mechanisms (2). Release front ornamental grille (1) from remaining latch mechanisms to front and remove. ▶ Partially removing the front wheel arch trim Loosen blind rivet(1). Release wheel arch trim in the area of the bumper panel from the latch mechanisms (2) and from the clip (3). ▶ Partially remove the front section of the front wheel arch cover Loosen screws (1). Fold back the wheel arch cover (2). Main Work Loosen screws (1). NOTICE Perform the operations on the left and...

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BMW X3 - G01 (2018 – present) Rear Bumper Removal

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BMW X3 - G01 (2018 – present) Rear Bumper Removal

Here's how to remove the rear bumper cover. Preliminary Work Pull the handle (1). Remove the flap (2) in the luggage compartment trim panel. Pull the handle (1). Take off flap (2) in luggage compartment trim panel. ▶ Remove the rear light on the side panel Open the holder (3) of the warning triangle (1) and remove the warning triangle (1). Release the screw (2) and remove the holder (3)of the warning triangle (1). Unclip the clip (1) with the special tool 2 298 505 . Unclip the cover (2) from the water channel. RISK OF DAMAGE Scratches. Tools and...

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BMW X3 E83 (2007) Rear Bumper Cover

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BMW X3 E83 (2007) Rear Bumper Cover

Tools: Socket 8mm,  Prep: Both sides, remove 2 bottom screws on the rear fender liner.  Here's how to remove the rear bumper. Separate the liner to remove the 2 screws holding the bumper far sides. In the top corner of same area, remove the T25 hex screw. Both sides. By the exhaust another 8mm screw holding the bottom. And the final two 10mm screws connected to the impact bar.

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BMW X3 E83 (2007) Front Bumper Cover

Posted by Nghia Pham on

BMW X3 E83 (2007) Front Bumper Cover

Prep: If you have headlamp washers, remove the injector and the cover. Now locate the fog lamps, remove trim in the doorway. Unscrew the screws for the plates. Unscrew the screws around the perimeter at the bottom. Here’s how to remove the bumper: Remove the top plastic shield above the kidney grill. There’s three screws that holds the top of the bumper. Remove front wheels to access behind the fender’s liner.  Two hex and one rivet holding the liner. Under the headlight, remove T-25 hex screw located behind the liner that hold the top right corner of the bumper. Under...

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