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      10-18-2012, 08:47 PM   #23
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You're right. I have NEVER seen the front of a car. Silly rabbit, Trix are for kids....
Sarcasm on sarcasm gets confusing, but I was being sarcastic with the comment, just for the record. I meant my car was so fast they would only see the back, the wink was the joke....
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      10-18-2012, 09:31 PM   #24
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Sarcasm on sarcasm gets confusing, but I was being sarcastic with the comment, just for the record. I meant my car was so fast they would only see the back, the wink was the joke....
This is why we keep our day jobs. My dad always told me I would never make it as a comedian.....
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Live in New England area and all of the states require it, but I think of them more as guidelines, I mean the cops are only going to see the back of the car anyways
Thats quite incorrect.




The nineteen states that require only one plate on the rear bumper are Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Mississippi, New Mexico, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee and West Virginia.
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      03-19-2013, 03:19 PM   #26
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Is this the procedure for removing the headlamps as well?? I want to change my stock 4300 hid to 8k....
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      03-19-2013, 07:02 PM   #27
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Is this the procedure for removing the headlamps as well?? I want to change my stock 4300 hid to 8k....
I never checked but i imagine you should be able to take them right off with the bumper out of the way.
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      04-20-2013, 02:23 PM   #28
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Thanks for posting this up. Took out two raccoons in 10 days and ripped apart the front splitter on my F30. Finally got nice enough to tear into it today.
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is anyone knows how to adjust bumper or hood, because my hood sits much lower than bumper?
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Hmm, is it really necessary to do all this just to remove the license plate frame?
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Hmm, is it really necessary to do all this just to remove the license plate frame?
I haven't tried to squeeze my hand up there, but it would be really difficult to do without removing the bumper due to where the screws for the plate bracket are. That's directly in front of the steel bumper beam.

And another issue at the time when I got the car it was so new (no diy for anything) there was no way of telling where all the screws were and what type of torx bit it used so the wisest way to proceed without damaging anything was to remove the bumper.
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