Will 1976-81 firebird rear bumpers fit my '75 without trouble? - Hot Rod Forum : Hotrodders Bulletin Board
Hotrodders.com -- Hot Rod Forum

Register FAQ Search Today's Posts Unanswered Posts Auto Escrow Insurance Auto Loans
Hot Rod Forum : Hotrodders Bulletin Board > Tech Help> Body - Exterior
User Name
lost password?   |   register now

LinkBack Thread Tools
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 09-02-2010, 11:41 PM
Cknarf's Avatar
Pontiac Pilot
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: Springfield, Illinois
Age: 25
Posts: 39
Wiki Edits: 0

Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Will 1976-81 firebird rear bumpers fit my '75 without trouble?

I was looking over my '75 formula today, and noticed my little rubber bumpers were getting pretty worn out. I always thought they were ugly anyways, so I got to thinking, maybe a rear bumper from a later second gen would work just fine. I'm pretty sure theyre interchangeable, but I wanted to know for sure.

Another thing, my front bumpers pretty worn out too... My uncle has the front bumper from a '75 Camaro, and I was wondering if it would fit my car without much trouble... A solid metal bumper painted to match the body seems like it could turn out quite nice.

Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
  #2 (permalink)  
Old 09-09-2010, 11:40 AM
Pontiac Knowledge Base Editor
Last photo:
Join Date: Jan 2003
Location: Gleason, WI
Age: 47
Posts: 167
Wiki Edits: 0

Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
I put a 81 bumper on a 78 with no trouble. The tail lights are a different story. The quarters are the same and the bumpers line up. The tail lights may or may not. I chose to change my tails for a newer look. But it was 15 years ago.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message

Recent Body - Exterior posts with photos

Quick Reply

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Hot Rod Forum : Hotrodders Bulletin Board forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name (usually not your first and last name), your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:
Please select your insurance company (Optional)


Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
73 firebird rearend swap,what years will fit? blackbox242 Transmission - Rearend 4 06-20-2004 08:20 AM
Will rear parking brake calipers from 82-85 firebird fit my 68 Camaro? shockers69 Suspension - Brakes - Steering 1 04-19-2004 08:27 PM
Removing fenders? Jag Daddy Body - Exterior 3 11-26-2003 04:42 AM
which rear end will fit? smlblcks10 Transmission - Rearend 0 11-18-2003 12:55 PM
body panel alignment gmonkey Body - Exterior 5 09-01-2003 06:50 PM

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 08:02 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0 PL2
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2017 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
Copyright Hotrodders.com 1999 - 2012. All Rights Reserved.