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PostPosted: Sun Mar 27, 2016 10:54 am    Post subject: Front bumper cover removal Reply with quote

Has anyone ever removed the front bumper from there 997 without removing the front wheels? All the how to guides show the wheels off but it's a pain with the centre locks and I would prefer to leave them on.
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PostPosted: Sun Mar 27, 2016 10:59 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Yes you can its just easier to get to the screws in the archers with wheels removed.
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PostPosted: Sun Mar 27, 2016 11:08 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Turning the wheels to full lock helps access.
 
  
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PostPosted: Sun Mar 27, 2016 11:22 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

As the others have said Yes you can. when I had my bumper removed and painted then refitted, it was done with the wheels on. Thumb
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PostPosted: Sun Mar 27, 2016 11:31 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Brilliant , thanks chaps
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PostPosted: Sun Mar 27, 2016 11:40 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Just turn the steering wheel full lock.

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