i'm told that a panel can just "pop" out

Asked by Jun 30, 2014 at 09:00 PM about the 2014 Ford Fusion

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I'M TOLD THAT WHERE THE BUMPER IS ATTACHED AT THE SIDES, THE PANEL CAN JUST "POP" OUT DUE TO ANYTHING AS TRIVIAL AS WEATHER.  IS THIS TRUE.  BEAUTIFUL CAR BUT.... DON'T WANT' MY CAR FALLING APART AROUND ME.

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I am a body tech and have been for ten plus years. And I have never seen a bumper come undone from the fenders for no reason. Usually it's from parking curbs or speed bumps. But don't forget that all your bumper is plastic and it just clips on to a plastic retainer behind the bumper on the fender. Really cheap but works good unless damaged. I would check by looking under the car at the bottom of the bumper. Also if this car had damage before you bought it. And they could have put aftermarket parts such as bumper, fender, or bumper brackets. It would also not stay popped in good..

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