I had a small accident on my rear bumper. Can I reuse (or fix) my reinforcement or do I have to buy a new one?

Asked by Aug 27, 2016 at 05:14 PM about the 2001 BMW 5 Series 530i

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Small Accident on my rear bumper

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That is a great question for a body shop.

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Buy a new one. The strength of the steel has now been compromised. If you get hit in the back again more serious damage will result! HTH. -Jim

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