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3-Series (E21, E30) Chat relating to the BMW 3-Series from 1975-1983 and 1984-1991 line. Specific models: BMW 315, BMW 316, BMW 318, BMW 318i, BMW 320/4, BMW 320i, BMW 320/6, BMW 323i, BMW 320i. E30 Family models include: BMW 325e, BMW 325i, BMW 325is, BMW 325ix.

 
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I hate how my bumper sticks out a mile, how can I do what ive seen pics of and suck it into the car without buying an euro bumper? I have access to a body shop if that helps

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goggles over eyes and a face sheild is recommended then drill the bumper shocks to put a small hole allowing the oil to drain. Then push in.
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do they pop back out easily? what about the plastic trim around it?

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what do I do about the bumper bellows when i push it in? just trim em? used

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once theyre compressed just set them to a size you like, you won't need to change or trim anything as you can see in this pic of my car. I tucked mine about 1 1/2 inches in and it made the car look 2 feet shorter


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my bellows dont look like that...
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damn, this topic has been killed over and over again.....research can prove to be a valuable skill.
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the only thing search brought up is to buy a diffrent bumper... i just wana tuck it, free mods

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i dont see where it says how to do the free bumper tuck

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