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Sagging bumper

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by saundern, Sep 21, 2010.

  1. Sep 21, 2010 at 11:20 AM
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    saundern

    saundern [OP] Swerve for nothing

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    I have a 2002 Taco, 2.4 L, 4-cylinder, 4x4, Access Cab.

    The front bumper looks like it seems to be sagging on the ends when looking at it from the front.

    How can this be fixed?
     
  2. Sep 21, 2010 at 11:39 AM
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    vinnyvavoom

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  3. Sep 21, 2010 at 12:03 PM
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  4. Sep 22, 2010 at 12:22 PM
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    wolfgang123

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    find where the bumper mounts loosen the bolts and have some one push it into place and re tighten the bolts
     
  5. Sep 24, 2010 at 7:05 AM
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    Did this work?
     
  6. Sep 24, 2010 at 7:22 AM
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    JLee

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    I lost track thousands of dollars ago.
    Mine looks the same I thought that was just the gap set from Toyota
     
  7. Oct 11, 2010 at 9:18 AM
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    i was looking and it seemed to me the rubber bushings where the bumper mounts to the frame are really dry rotted. I was thinking i could take them out and just replace them with metal washers until it looks level
     
  8. Oct 11, 2010 at 12:30 PM
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    vantaco

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    i just looked at my truck yesterday and notices that it's dropped about an inch on both sides....i didn't notice this when i bought the truck a month ago and was worried that someone hit the front bumper

    any more info on this??
     
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