How to Fix a Crack in a Rear Bumper Yourself?

Answer Bumpers are the front line of defense for a vehicle and are designed to be sacrificed to secure the safety of the driver, as well as prevent damage to the vehicle body. It is not surprising that b... Read More »

Top Q&A For: How to Fix a Crack in a Rear Bumper Yourself

How do I repair a crack in the bumper of a Trailblazer?

Preparing the AreaRemove the plastic bumper from the Trailblazer to gain easier access to both sides. Clean the front and back edges of the bumper crack by applying a lacquer thinner. Apply masking... Read More »

How to Repair a Crack in a Plastic Bumper?

Plastic auto bumpers seem to nearly always develop small cracks, even if they have not been involved in an accident. You've thought of replacing the whole bumper entirely, but it's an expense you'd... Read More »

What glue can be used for repairing a crack in a plastic bumper?

Answer Glues are generally not recommended for repairing thermoplastic olefins like the TPO, TEO and polypropylenes car bumpers are made out of. Virtually no adhesive will permanently bond a bumper... Read More »

Do it Yourself Bumper Repair?

Dented and damaged bumpers can detract from the appearance, and value, of your car. As of 2009, a damaged bumper cost about $700 to fix. Tears and cracks are some of the worst damages that a bumper... Read More »