Peugeot 205 Manual
Bumpers - removal and refittingBodywork and fittings / Bumpers - removal and refitting
1 The bumper is removed complete with the front spoiler.
2 Working under the vehicle, unscrew the two front bumper mounting nuts at the brackets (see illustration).
9.2 Front bumper components
1 Side mounting (non-GTI)
2 Side mounting (GTI)
3 Side bracket (non-GTI) 4 Bracket
5 Side bracket (GTI)
6 Seal clip
10 Mounting plate
11 Headlight washer bracket
3 On non-GTI models, unscrew the side mounting nuts beneath the front wheel arches and withdraw the bumper from the car, together with the side mounting rubbers.
4 On GTI models, disconnect the battery negative lead, and disconnect the wiring from the front driving lamps.
5 Remove the clip securing the front wing trim to the bumper.
6 Unscrew the bolts securing the driving lamp brackets to the body, loosen the side bumper mounting nuts beneath the front wheel arches, and withdraw the bumper from the car.
7 The brackets may be removed separately if required.
8 Unscrew the rear, side and bottom mounting nuts and withdraw the bumper rearwards (see illustration).
9.8 Rear bumper components
2 Mounting plates
4 Side mounting and nut
5 Rubber buffer
7 Mounting bolt
9 Bracket nut and washers 10 Bracket
On certain models, additional fixing clips must also be released and a lower moulding removed before the bumper can be withdrawn.
9 The brackets may be removed separately if required.
10 Refitting both the front and rear bumpers is a reversal of removal.