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A4 B8 Rear Bumper removal guide/help?

Discussion in 'Audi S4/A4/A4 Cab (B8 Chassis)' started by sduk, Jan 21, 2011.

  1. sduk

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    Hi folks, gonna be removing my rear bumper to fit the s-line diffuser soon.

    Is it an easy job to remove the back bumper?

    Can anyone offer any advice or a guide on how to do it? How many screws etc?

    really would appreciate some help,

    thanks

    Sammy
     
  2. ScottD3

    ScottD3 I want your faulty electronics
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    Saloon or Avant?

    Edit:=- I can email you the instructions from Elsawin if you would like.
     
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  3. sduk

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    Sorry should have said it's a 2008 a4 b8 saloon. If you could send the instructions to sduk @ hotmail . com that would be great.
     
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    On their way.
     
  5. sduk

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    Thanks very much. Had a check there and don't seem to have the email yet.

    Does anyone know if it's an easy job? I'm hoping the diffuser is easy enough to clip out
     
  6. ScottD3

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    Check your junk folder.
    Its been sent.
     
  7. sduk

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    hi got the email, thanks very much, what programme do you use to open the file? I am on windows XP and tried to download a .xps viewer however cannot find one that works. any ideas?

    thanks again for your help. really appreciate it :)
     
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    Hi ya Axios,

    Can you kindly email me the same file too please? My email is puccibuy at g m a i l dot c o m

    Thanks!
     
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    Done.
     
  11. sduk

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    thanks for the email, got it! managed to download a mozilla firefox addon to view it aswell!

    its pretty complicated viewing tho!

    can anyone who has removed the rear bumper offer any advice or help for me?

    thanks :)
     
  12. Zafi

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    From my Witter towbar instructions......

    Remove Bumper
    Remove boot floor mat and side storage boxes, remove the plastic nut inside each wheel arch
    beneath light clusters, remove the rear plastic panel and the plastic grommets to reveal 1 nut each side, remove nut
    taking care not to drop it inside, remove the 2 torx head fixings securing the luggage strap retainers.

    Remove the fixings along the lower edge of bumper and the screws around each wheel arch.

    As you pull it off you need to flex the wheelarch part outwards a little.

    Its a 2 man job, before you start, set out a cloth to put it on.... or put it on the lawn.
     
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  13. sduk

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    thanks for the guide mate, have you done it yourself? how did you find it?

    im not looking forward to doing it but need to, to fit my s-line diffuser :)
     

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