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Old 05-29-2012, 09:31 AM   #1
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986 S Front bumper Replacement

I want to replace my front bumper on my 02 S. It has seen better days, so I am looking into actually replacing with an aftermarket one. What are everyone's tips, etc?

I really like the clean look of this:

made out of something called Duraflex and sold through various websites for ~$600.

Anyone have any dealings with this bumper? Any photos and recommendations for other options?


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Old 05-29-2012, 09:48 AM   #2
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Not that particular bumper .. but have another duraflex bumper off ebay on my car .. better fit than expect from 'fiberglass' parts.
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Old 05-31-2012, 11:06 PM   #3
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It would look better with a 3rd radiator...
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Old 06-01-2012, 12:09 PM   #4
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Replacement Bumper

I would recommend going with an Aero Bumper, it looks more stock. Also keep in mind the grilles you will need with any Bumper you choose, for a nice look the bumper have grills and you can use them to mount a nice pair of DRL's

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