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How to Remove Bumper 08-12 Ford Escape

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  1. step : Removing the Bumper Cover (0:44)
    • Pry up the clips from the radiator shield
    • Lift the radiator shield
    • Remove the three clips from the center grille piece
    • Raise and secure the vehicle with a jack and jack stands
    • Remove the 10mm bolts from the splash shield
    • Lower the splash shield
    • Disconnect the fog light wiring harness
    • Turn the lock pin in the wheel well with a flat blade screwdriver
    • Pry the lock pin up
    • Remove the Phillips screw from the wheel well
    • Remove the three body clips from the grille and headlight assemblies with a flat blade screwdriver
    • Pry out the edges of the bumper on either side
    • Remove the bumper
  2. step : Installing the Bumper Cover (4:48)
    • Lift the bumper cover up into place
    • Press the sides of the bumper cover in
    • Connect the three trim pieces to the grille and headlight assemblies
    • Connect the fog light wiring harness
    • Press the splash shield into place
    • Tighten the 10mm bolts to the splash shield
    • Tighten the clip in the wheel well with a flat blade screwdriver
    • Tighten the Phillips screw in the wheel well
    • Press the clips to the center grille piece
    • Insert the radiator shield into place
    • Press the seven clips to the shield

Tools needed for replacement:

    General Tools

  • Jack Stands
  • Floor Jack

  • Ratchets & Related

  • Socket Extensions
  • Ratchet

  • Screwdrivers & Related

  • Flat Blade Screwdriver
  • Phillips Head Screwdriver

  • Specialty Tools

  • Trim Tool Set

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