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Hi
Have just bought new european headlights for our xsara picasso 2003 phase 2. I now have the fun job of changing them.I think i need to take the bumper off but can only find 6 bolts and think there maybe some more as it wont come off.
Has anyone any info that can help me please.
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love Babychoccake


23 Sep 2010, 12:28
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I have a 2000 model, if they are the same then.

Undo the screws securing the wheelarch liner to the underside of the bumper lower apron on each side. Release the stud-type retaining clips securing the wheelarch liner sections under the wheelarch and move the liner away from the bumper.

On models with front fog lights, reach up and disconnect the wiring connectors at the rear of the bulbholder on each side.

Undo the three bolts securing the bumper lower apron to the body of the front crossmember.

From under the wheelarch undo the two bolts each side securing the upper edge of the bumper to the front wing.

At the front undo the three bolts securing the upper edge of the bumper to the body upper crossmember.

Lift the bumper off the pegs at each top corner adjacent to the headlights.

Disengage the locating pegs along the top edge of the bumper on each side, then pull the bumper forward and CAREFULLY withdraw it from the front of the vehicle.

If necessary remove the impact absorber.


23 Sep 2010, 13:45
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Did you manage it :?:


26 Sep 2010, 09:39
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Your welcome.


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