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Author Topic: 4106 front bumper?  (Read 596 times)
chessie4905
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« on: September 21, 2013, 04:50:15 PM »

   I need the center to center distance for the two holes you stick the socket wrench through to access the spare on a 4106. The one that is on  my 4905 has one hole off about 3 inches; doesn't match the spacing on the one on my 4905 parts bus.
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« Reply #1 on: September 21, 2013, 05:15:39 PM »

  Center to center for the 4106 is  42 inches even   .>>>Dan
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« Reply #2 on: September 22, 2013, 09:10:01 AM »

   BINGO!! Mine is supposed to be 45" Now to find a mint or NOS 4905 front bumper to replace it. Thanks for checking.
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« Reply #3 on: September 22, 2013, 09:23:04 AM »

Let me know if you come across a mint/ NOS
Rear 4905 bumper while you're looking for the front, I'm interested
Thanks Mark
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« Reply #4 on: September 22, 2013, 10:31:47 AM »

   Maybe somebody on here knows of a place that will recondition one to look like new, since they are aluminum.
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« Reply #5 on: September 22, 2013, 10:39:46 AM »

 I've done several by laying the bumper upside down on a 2X12 and hammer with a 40 pounder on the inside of the dents, then grind the outside smooth and repolish, it's not too difficult and the bumper is not a hardened aluminum.>>>Dan
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« Reply #6 on: September 22, 2013, 11:05:25 AM »

There is a place in Brigham City UT that can make a 4106 bumper look new or any other bumper he has done a couple of S/S bumpers for me off Eagles and I have saw GM bumpers in there before he is not cheap but he is good Leno has his work done there
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