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Old 07-22-2013, 02:59 PM   #1
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SVT Wrecked and my dilemma

So as with all great Mondays in history, I went to go to lunch at work and got into an accident. It looks as though my bumper is going to have to be replaced. With this being said I have a slight dilemma, do I put a stock bumper back on it or do I go with something else (European or similar). The stock bumper is going to cost me a pretty penny and at that rate I wonder if another type would not only be cheaper but perhaps a nice clean look as well. What are your thoughts? Help as always is greatly appreciated.


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Old 07-22-2013, 03:10 PM   #2
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I take its the front bumper. I'd replace it w/ another svt one. I like those svt bumpers, where I almost back dated my '05 to get the svt front cover. Wingswest has a agressor kit, but I like the oem svt one the best. Yeah, I looked at E.D.'s & Andy's body kits for ideas. check the buy/sell section.
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Sorry yes front bumper
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I dont mind this http://www.andysautosport.com/ford/2...r00080384.html

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If your going that way, I'd do the 2nd one being its urathene & looks different. Have you looked for a svt cover? Just to say, if you want to sell your svt, some people might be put off by the aftermarket cover vs a stock one.
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http://www.iautobodyparts.com/fo1000...t-details.html

Call a local company that deals with LKQ/Keystone and see what kind of price they can get you.
IIRC, the rear for me is about $250. I don't recall the cost of the front but I don't think it was over $300.

I too only like the SVT front bumper.
Rear I like euro though.
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I called my local company and the 800 number. The first time they were like yeah we have it and lets take a look at shipping and we will call you back. The second time I called after a 2hr delay they had no idea what I was talking about and said they didnt have the part.
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Id go with OEM. Ive never seen an aftermarket bumper that looked as clean as an OEM bumper. So that leaves with SVT or a euro bumper.
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rfinger, Have you checked the buy/sell section?
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Here you go: SVT Bumper Painted
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