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    2010 speed3 kachur779's Avatar

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    remove rear bumper

    ive never removed the rear bumper off a car before only the front to install my fmic could some one help me out here so i have an idea what to do before i start ripping out stuff that i dont need to i have water leeking in my trunk on both sides like where the jack goes and the other side so i need to take the bumper off and see where the water is leeking in fun!!

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    ull need a torx bit I think its a T30 an 8 mm, a 10 mm socket and ratchet, and something to remove clips with. a small flat head scre driver will work.....there are 2 8mm screws on each side of the front corners. one on each side below on the bottom of the bumber...2 torx screws where the trunk meets the bumber and ull need to remove the tail lights to get to the clips that are under them there are 3 10mm holing each light in.....hope that helps
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    FREAKY, BUT I LIKE IT!!!! mp3-79bronco's Avatar

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    its coming from behind the tails, theres a how to in the how to section on fixing it

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    right on thanx ill take a look at the how to ,but the car took a small hit in the back so i think it must of caused a leak some where on both sides

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