The lights set in nicely and the clearance around the body is tight. Well, this bumper appears well made, fits well and the semi matt black finish looks great on the Disco. Overall a great addition to my Rover. Had to fidget with aligning the holes on the towing bracket, but otherwise not a difficult install. I do recommend this bumper to anyone needing one. Im hoping a body shop can align bumper so I can reinstall the side pieces 4 out of 5 stars Date Posted: 11-29-2015 By: John Rouleau Definitely the best price on a steel bumper with recovery points. Anxious to see how the finish holds up, but it looks to be pretty durable.
Normally do not bother with reviews but my installation went so well needed to share. Just something to be aware of. The bumper looks pretty sharp. Replace your old bumper with this rugged, top quality replacement bumper! Only bad thing it's added weight 69. Looks great on our Disco, much better than the broken stock one! Well worth money spent for your upgrade! This bumper was easily fitted with minimum exertion. It was simple to install and took less than an hour.
Other than that it is a nice looking product. Fit armature to bumper valance and secure with trim clip outers. This steel replacement is a big upgrade. Position plates to rear bumper. Fit and tighten bolts securing rear bumper to chassis to 45 Nm 33 lbf.
Fit rear lamps to bumper valance. Bumpers can sustain significant damage over the lifetime of a vehicle. Fit centres to trim clips. As is usual with a heavy bumper the box was beat up on arrival. Some people may not care but I can see the difference in the size of the gap between the corner molding and the bumper. This rear bumper is the genuine part for D2's with park distance control. Bumper had some minor scratches from shipping damage on the front hooks, British Atlantic has touch up paint out to my shop in a few days.
A great improvement and collision upgrade. Granted, it weights approximately 70 lbs. Remove centres of 19 trim clips securing bumper armature to bumper valance. We we overall pleased with the looks but not wild about the transition from the rear side plastic to the steel bumper. Remove both rear tail lamps. The new bumper provided a slight departure angle improvement and jack points as well as recovery points.
Rick Kemah Tx 5 out of 5 stars Date Posted: 04-01-2015 By: Donald Dulin Took a leap of faith on this new bumper and I am not disappointed. There is a bit of a gap between the bumper and the trim piece on the left. Over 11,000 Parts In Stock! With assistance, remove bumper assembly. Watch Doug, our Land Rover Master Technician, in Part Two of our video how-to series, as he removes, replaces and installs the front and rear bumpers with new heavy-duty steel bumpers to give the vehicle front and rear clearance for off-road use. Get help or you might scar the paint on either end of the bumper.
It went together nicely other than the two bolt that go through the hitch receiver. Also the tab that contains the holes is slightly too long to sit nestled behind the seam. Clayton Read, Owner: Clayton's Garage 4 out of 5 stars Date Posted: 09-18-2016 By: greg mullenski Great replacement bumper. With assistance, fit bumper assembly to body. While it is off I plan to repaint the entire bumper. Looks much better then the trail damaged stock plastic bumper it replaced.
My bumper arrived with a slight bit of damage to the recovery tab from someone on the truck mishandling the heavy load. Remove outers of trim clips. My only complaint was the included hardware - the bolts that go through the hitch and center bumper mount were too short, shorter than the original bolts which I reused. Looks great and way stronger then stock bumper plastic bumper cover was a joke! Other than that, I like it. Took about an hour for my brother and I to put it on. I wish extended a couple inches more. Atlantic British stocks so many replacement bumpers and end caps because we've had so many calls from Rover owners who have not been able to locate them anyplace else.
After letting the sales rep know that I wanted to will call the bumper from the So Cal location it was sent there in less than a week. . Fits tight but all in all very pleased with this product. When you consider the price of simply replacing the plastic shroud of the original bumper it's an easy decision. I reviewed u tube video on how to install. From floor mats to filters to complete engines, we carry the widest range of parts and accessories for your Land Rover you will find anywhere! This bumper is manufactured from 4mm steel, finished in black, and includes incorporated steel end caps, two 2 recovery points, and two 2 hi-lift jacking points.