They can figure out what part or repair kit you need. I do not want to be taken advantage of at a mechanic shop over it. If you are working with the electrical system, disconnect the battery before beginning. Always insert the safety belt. July 16, 2014 Followup from the Pelican Staff: Give our parts specialists a call at 1-888-280-7799 and they can help figure out which part or repair kit you need. I grabbed it around the fog light area. I think they were either the carbon carrier or an aluminium one.
Always insert the safety belt. At some stage the front bumper cover must have hit a speed bump or load road etc. If you are not comfortable doing this type of work, we recommend a qualified body shop for it. The bumper cover can be replaced quite easily. Temperature reading is still accurate. I am not mechanically inclined.
Replace the self-tappers and rivets and thats that. December 10, 2016 Followup from the Pelican Staff: Thanks for the follow up. Fortunately for you, the removal process for the rear bumper is quick, painless and best of all, easy! I checked all of the fuses and disconnected the battery for 30 minutes. No matter the seat is occupied or not! I hate to crack the plastic by not knowing the cover is still attached at a point of which I'm not aware. If just the cover it can be repaired.
Because of this, they require additional fitting in some cases. Once free from its mountings I needed to disconnect the wiring to each foglight to allow complete removal. Give The Pelican Parts parts specialists a call at 1-888-280-7799. Our vehicle may vary slightly from yours as models do change and evolve, as they grow older. You may have to remove the bumper to re-fit it.
Got the car back and a couple miles down the road I got Check Engine Soon yellow light. Replacing it is as simple as lining it up at either side on the slide locators, remembering to wire up the foglights, before pushing it home onto the four retaining pins. Locate the two circular openings underneath the rear bumper see picture ; there you will be able to access the two long bolts that hold the bumper in place. I don't have any clips or bolts remaining to put it back on and I'm not sure what was there to start with so I can replace it. Never work on your vehicle if you feel the task is beyond your ability. Protect your eyes, hands and body from fluids, dust and debris while working on your vehicle. Body shop said they checked it out and everything is connected.
Remember to plan to have it painted before you install it, so leave yourself extra time. The bumper only needed a firm pull to release it from its mounting. How is the sag corrected? When leaving a comment, please leave your vehicle information. So if you're an E46 owner that is looking to replace your bumper but don't exactly know how or where to begin, continue reading! Protect your eyes, hands and body from fluids, dust and debris while working on your vehicle. Knowing what to look for helps no end. I hit a solid object and buckled the front bumper on my 2004 bmw. Now it shuts off on me while I am driving.
The sensor is dragging on the ground. Here is a couple of pics of the inside of the bumper to show you where the 4 ball type pins locate in the bumper. No matter the seat is occupied or not! I believe this started all of my problems. Only ambient air sensor code July 25, 2015 Followup from the Pelican Staff: Fix the sensor, then check power, ground and data to the cluster. The front bumper is sagging on passenger's side, and I was wondering what the problem might be.
This cover is painted to match your vehicle. If something seems different, let us know and share your info to help other users. About a week afterwards the dash cluster completely goes out. When I start it up sometimes it starts very rough. It will have the procedure, special tools and torque specs.
Install the lower bumper screws and reattach the wheel well liner to the bumper. July 25, 2016 Followup from the Pelican Staff: a kit can be easily put together. It is frequently scratched and damaged. After this, your car will not alarm for seat occupy sensor problem and will not alarm for inserting seat belt. A few fasteners and two clips and you can slide it off. I would grab a repair manual. It is the front fascia that an M3 has along with the air ducts in the front.
I guess you have to remove a lower black strip and work thru a slot in that area. Right where it needed to be. Could be an expansion rivet or plastic rivet. In this article I will go over removing the rear bumper as well as replacing the mounting brackets. Or is that wishfiul thinking? After this, your car will not alarm for seat occupy sensor problem and will not alarm for inserting seat belt. Be different with our styling. Then clearing fault and seeing if it returns.