Tag: bumpers

2 Posts

Subaru Impreza has a cracked plastic bumper
Jun 16, 2015

To Fix or Not to Fix: The Plastic Bumper

Dear Car Talk

Today: Car Talk hears from Kathy who scraped off a piece of her bumper on a icy snow bank in her driveway this past winter. The repair is expensive so she's wondering if it's necessary. Our advice, right here.

bumpers winter

Replacement steel bumper for truck
Sep 01, 2009

Can Dave find an old-fashioned steel bumper for his truck?

Dear Car Talk

My rotten Dodge Dakota (2007) came with a PLASTIC front bumper. (I knew body panels were being made of that flimsy substance, but was horrified to find out that so were bumpers.) Now, this is a "work vehicle," which can be...