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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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Old 09-02-2007, 11:13 AM   #1 (permalink)
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i need help doing a bumper tuck on my 85 325e any one?
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Drill the bumper shocks. You can do this either on the car, or off the car.
Either way, wear eye protection!! Contents under pressure!!
Then push your bumper in. You might need to put a screw in the shock in order to keep it compressed, you might not. Good luck!
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Drill the bumper shocks. You can do this either on the car, or off the car.
Either way, wear eye protection!! Contents under pressure!!
Then push your bumper in. You might need to put a screw in the shock in order to keep it compressed, you might not. Good luck!
Lots of people like to do this by putting the car up against a wall and slowly adding throttle ... just put a piece of cloth or something between the wall and bumper to prevent it from getting scratched.

oh and btw, make sure u wont get arrested for pushing into someones wall.
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Lots of people like to do this by putting the car up against a wall and slowly adding throttle ... just put a piece of cloth or something between the wall and bumper to prevent it from getting scratched.

oh and btw, make sure u wont get arrested for pushing into someones wall.
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