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Old 11 Aug 2012, 10:45 am
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Default Rear Bump Stops (Jounce bumpers)

Can anyone tell me how the rear bump stops are installed? When my PT was up on a lift recently, I noticed that both of my rear bump stops were mostly rotted away. I didn't get a clear look on how they were mounted, and was wondering how easy they are to replace. Are there any advantages to using the urethane ones over the stock design?

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Old 11 Aug 2012, 12:28 pm
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Default Re: Rear Bump Stops (Jounce bumpers)

Thay just push/twist into place. no tools needed
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Old 11 Aug 2012, 04:57 pm
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Default Re: Rear Bump Stops (Jounce bumpers)

I recommend just buying stock oem ones.
Just no messing around.
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Default Re: Rear Bump Stops (Jounce bumpers)

Thanks, guys. I really didn't get a very good look at them while it was up on the lift. Good to know that they're that easy to replace.
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Old 11 Aug 2012, 10:33 pm
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Default Re: Rear Bump Stops (Jounce bumpers)

They are as said here just pressure fit. I had to spray mine down with WD40 to get them out, but just one yank and out they came (no, not a person from the North! lol).

I had to shave mine down since I lowered my car. Easy cheesy.
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Default Re: Rear Bump Stops (Jounce bumpers)

Shaved a bump off mine also after lowering.

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